General Plan/Specific Plan/Zoning Amendment No. 2019-216 and Design Review No. 2020-008

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Mariposa County
Document Title
General Plan/Specific Plan/Zoning Amendment No. 2019-216 and Design Review No. 2020-008
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Mulit-Family, General Commercial

Document Description
MRCC Properties, LLC has submitted an application for a General Plan/Specific Plan/Zoning Map Amendment (GP/SPZA No. 2019-036) and associated Design Review (DR No. 2020-008) for the Brown Bear Hotel and Yosemite Conference Center & Multi-Family Residential Project. The project consists of two (2) actions, a General Plan/Specific Plan/Zoning Map Amendment to change the land use designation of all of a 7.02 acre parcel (APN 013-050-060) and a portion (0.18+/- acre) of a split zoned 0.39 acre parcel (APN 013-050-059) from Multi Family Residential to General Commercial and a Design Review for the proposed hotel and conference center with adjacent multi-family housing. The hotel and conference center are proposed on the following properties 4987 Brown Bear Lane, Mariposa. The project will provide 180 to 200 rooms, with a mixture of standard rooms, standard nightly suites, and extended stay suites, a Conference Center, restaurant, as well as other services. Adjacent to the proposed hotel and conference center, the applicant plans to concurrently build several two (2) story multi-family housing units, providing approximately 100 to 120 residential units.

Contact Information
Keasha Blew
Mariposa County Planning Department
Lead/Public Agency
PO Box 2039
Mariposa, CA 95338

Phone : (209) 966-5151

MRCC Properties, LLC; Sierra Trail Homes, LLC; and Richard Roesch
Project Applicant


Cross Streets
Brown Bear Ln & Highway 49 N
Total Acres

Notice of Completion

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Review Period End
Development Type
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT) California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water


Environmental Document
191201 Project Description Full   PDF 237 K 200120 Site Plan   PDF 2768 K 200205 Biological Resource Evaluation Brown Bear   PDF 1943 K 200610 Project Description Full   PDF 262 K 200610 Site Plan   PDF 1787 K 200619 Traffic Impact Report   PDF 11134 K 200630 Brown Bear Mit Neg Dec DRAFT TO SCH   PDF 108 K 200630 Brown Bear Project Initial Study FINAL   PDF 1843 K Final Air Quality_Greenhouse Gas Report   PDF 6228 K

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