Town of Colma General Plan Update


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Colma, City of (City of Colma)
Document Title
Town of Colma General Plan Update
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation

Document Description
The Town of Colma is updating its 1999 General Plan. The 2040 General Plan upate will provide the context to effectively plan and manage the Town of Colma based on an updated set of goals, policies, and implementation programs that reflect the values and aspirations for the future expressed by the community. As required by CA Government Code section 65302, the General Plan will cover the seven mandated elements. However, for the Town of Colma General Plan Update these include: Land Use, Circulation/Transportation (Mobility), Housing, Natural Resources/Conservation, Hazards and Safety. In addition to these elements, Colma has chosen to prepare an Historic Resources Element due to most of the Town's land use being reserved for cemetery uses the many historic resources present both in and outside of the Town's cemeteries.

Contact Information
Anna Choudhuri
Town of Colma
1198 El Camino Real
Colma, CA 94116

Phone : (650) 757-8888


San Mateo
Cross Streets
None - Entire Town - Bounded by San Bruno Mtn., Lawndale Blvd., I 280 and F Street
State Highways
280, 82
None (BART extends through town)
Jefferson Union and SSF Districts
Colma Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Action
General Plan Update
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Coastal Commission California Department of Conservation California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Housing and Community Development California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways California Department of Water Resources California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services California Highway Patrol California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 California State Lands Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Transportation, District 4


Environmental Document
NOP   PDF 3743 K
NOC   PDF 1335 K
State Comments
2020069005_Caltrans Comment   PDF 271 K 2020069005_CDFW Comment   PDF 349 K 2020069005_NHAC Comment   PDF 314 K

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