DRC2018-00193 Lovejoy, Minor Use Permit (ED19-308)

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
San Luis Obispo County
Document Title
DRC2018-00193 Lovejoy, Minor Use Permit (ED19-308)
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
Ryan Lovejoy
Present Land Use

Document Description
A Mitigated Negative Declaration for the following proposed project: A Request by Ryan Lovejoy for a Minor Use Permit (DRC2018-00225) to allow for the phased development of 22,000 square feet of indoor cannabis cultivation, three-acres of outdoor cannabis cultivation, 4,000 square feet of ancillary nursery, 3,000 square feet of drying in 9 permitted seatrain containers, and 320 square feet of storage in one seatrain container. The project includes the phased construction of six (6) 4,320-square-feet greenhouses totaling 25,920-square-feet of floor area (to house the 22,000-square-feet of indoor cannabis cultivation and 3,920-square-feet of ancillary nursery). The project would also include extension of a water line from an existing well to serve proposed cannabis activities, construction of 20-foot wide access road, and 26 parking spaces. An existing single-family residence, agricultural accessory structure, and approximately 30 acres of barley cultivation will remain. The project will result in the disturbance of approximately 6-acres on an approximately 42.2-acre parcel. The project is located at 11111 Bitterwater Road, on the northeast section of the intersection of with Hwy. 58, approximately 5 miles west of the village of California Valley. The project is within the Agriculture land use category and within the Carrizo planning area. *** Documents and Additional Project Information Also Available Online: https://energov.sloplanning.org/EnerGov_Prod/SelfService#/plan/57e3ed42-0ede-4c57-a887-428bf58861ef?tab=attachments

Contact Information
Young Choi, Project Manager
County of San Luis Obispo Department of Planning & Building
976 Osos Street Room 300
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Phone : (805) 788-2086


35°22'34.1"N 120°5'34"W
San Luis Obispo
Southern California Unincorporated
Cross Streets
Highway 58 & Bitterwater Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Agriculture (Cannabis Cultivation) Other (Cannabis Cultivation)
Local Action
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Biological Resources Noise Other
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Pesticide Regulation California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery California Department of Transportation, District 5 California Department of Water Resources California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 Department of Food and Agriculture State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water


Environmental Document
Attachment 1 - DRC2018-00193 Site Plans   PDF 3435 K Attachment 2 - DRC2018-00193 Biological Resource Assessment_September 2018   PDF 5050 K Attachment 3 - DRC2018-00193 BRA Update_August 2019   PDF 11353 K Attachment 4 - DRC2018-00193 Traffic Survey   PDF 661 K Attachment 5 - DRC2018-00193 Well   PDF 63 K Attachment 6 - DRC2018-00193 Agency Referral   PDF 2924 K DRC2018-00193 LOVEJOY FIN signed   PDF 14055 K DRC2018-00193 NegDecCoversheet   PDF 76 K Summary_Form_for_Document_Submittal   PDF 574 K
NOC   PDF 224 K

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