Santa Maria Airport Business Park Specific Plan Amendment

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Maria, City of (City of Santa Maria)
Document Title
Santa Maria Airport Business Park Specific Plan Amendment
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Project Applicant
Present Land Use
Vacant, Agriculture. Exiting Specific Plan designations of Recreation Open Space – Detention Basin (ROS-DB) and Public Facilities (PF)

Document Description
The subject of this Initial Study/Notice of Preparation (IS/NOP) is a proposed General Plan Amendment, Specific Plan Amendment, and Zoning Modification of an approximately 28-acre parcel (Assessor’s Parcel Number [APN] 111-231-011) at the southeast corner of the Specific Plan area (project site). The project site is located at the northwest corner of the intersection of State Route (SR) 135 and Union Valley Parkway (see Figures 1 and 2). The City is preparing a Supplemental EIR (SEIR) to evaluate these changes. The proposed land use designation changes are as follows: 1) Amend the designations on the western side of Foxenwood Lane (estimated at 19.3 acres in the Specific Plan) from Community Facilities (CF) and Detention Basin (DB) to Light Industrial (LI); and 2) Amend the designations on the east to Airport Commercial (AC) and Detention Basin (DB). Although the Revised Project does not currently propose any particular development at the project site, a Conceptual Development Plan was developed to represent a reasonable development scenario of the project site for the purposes of evaluation in the IS and the SEIR.

Contact Information
Frank Albro
City of Santa Maria Community Development Department
110 South Pine Street
Santa Maria , CA 93458

Phone : (805) 925-0951 ext. 2379


34°52'53"N 120°26'20"W
Santa Maria
Santa Barbara
Southern California
Cross Streets
Orcutt Expressway (State Highway 135) and Union Valley Parkway
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Santa Maria Regional Airport
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Preschoool
Orcutt Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Office (Conceptual under land use proposed)(82,100 Sq. Ft., 1.8 Acres, 273 Employees) Commercial (Conceptual under land use proposed)(82,400 Sq. Ft., 1.9 Acres, 165 Employees) Industrial (Conceptual under land use proposed)(100,000 Sq. Ft., 2.3 Acres, 77 Employees) Other (Detention Basin - approx 30 Acre Feet)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Specific Plan Rezone
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 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Job Generation Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Tribal Cultural Resources Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 5 California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics California Department of Water Resources California Highway Patrol California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights California Native American Heritage Commission California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Conservation


Environmental Document
NOP_IS   PDF 7019 K
NOC   PDF 960 K
State Comments
2020070055_CDFW Comment   PDF 460 K 2020070055_Conservation Comment   PDF 781 K 2020070055_NAHC Comment   PDF 297 K

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