Nickel & Nickel winery use Permit Major l,4odification

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Napa County
Document Title
Nickel & Nickel winery use Permit Major l,4odification
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination

Document Description
Use Permit l\.4aior Modification for an existing 125,000-9allon per year winery to amend previous approvals (Use Permit No. 98400, as amended). The modification includes operational changes that include recognition of an increase in winery employment from 2'1 fulltime and six part-time staff, to the winery's current employment of 67 full-time and six part-time staff, 2) an increase in permitted annual wine production from '125,000 to 225,000 gallons of wine per year; 3) an increase in the number of daily visitors for wine tours and tastings, from 75 people per day to 260 people per day, up to a weekly maximum of 1,440 people, 4) changes to winery hours of operation and visitation; and 5) a change to the winery's marketing program under the use permit to include up to two additional annual events for up to 900 people each, plus one additional annual event for up to 1,000 people. Physical changes to the winery include an increase in parking on-site from 45 to 106 stalls; construction of an approximately 6,000 square foot winery structure addition; installation of covers over outdoor work areas, renovation of existing 1gri century storage buildings to winery accessory use, and related utility modifications to correspond to the use permit amendments.

Contact Information
Charlene Gallina
Napa County
Lead/Public Agency
900 Coombs Skeet
Napa, CA 94559

Phone : (707) 299-1355

Napa County
Project Applicant


St. Helena
Cross Streets
8164 St. Helena Highway

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Napa County
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
Napa County Planning, Building & Environmental Services Department 1195 Third Skeet, Suite 210 Napa, CA 94559


(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA


Notice of Determination
2020080254_Nickel & Nickel Winery   PDF 437 K

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