Baldy Mesa Solar Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Adelanto
Document Title
Baldy Mesa Solar Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
• OS (Open Space) • DL 5 (Desert Living 5) • DL2.5 (Desert Living 2.5) • R-S1 (Single Family Residential) • R-S5 (Single Family Residential) • LM (Light Manufacturing) • MU (Mixed Use) • R-M12 (Medium Density Residential)
Document Description
The Applicant proposes to construct and operate a utility-scale solar generating facility (proposed Project) proposed to be developed on approximately 1,197 acres within the City of Adelanto (City) in San Bernardino County (County). Solar electricity generated by the proposed Project would be delivered by an approximately 5-mile generation-tie (gen-tie) and communication line that would extend to the Southern California Edison (SCE) Roadway substation. The proposed Project site would require a Location and Development Plan, (LDP), Solar Energy Overlay Zone and Conditional Use Permit (CUP) pursuant to a Zoning Code Amendment, (ZCA) and General Plan Amendment/ Zone Change (GPA/ZC) from the City for facility construction, operation, and decommissioning. Section 2.0, Project Description, provides a more detailed description of the project.

Contact Information

James Hirsch
Agency Name
City of Adelanto Planning Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Baldy Mesa Solar, LLC
Contact Types
Project Applicant


San Bernardino
Citywide, Southern California
Cross Streets
Colusa Road to the north, Raccoon Avenue to the east, El Mirage Road to the south, and a portion
Total Acres
Parcel #
see other information below
State Highways
7, 11
5W, 6W
Other Location Info
The site is located in the City of Adelanto, San Bernardino County, at Latitude 34°36’33” N and Longitude 117°27’15” W. The proposed Project site spans approximately 1,197 acres, located in Sections 11, 12, and 13 of Township 6N, Range 6W and Sections 7 and 18 of Township 6N, Range 5W. It is bordered by Colusa Road to the north, Raccoon Avenue to the east, El Mirage Road to the south, and a portion of Vinton Road to the west.
Other Information
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Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Energy Commission, California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Rezone, Use Permit, Other
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Septic System, Sewer Capacity, Social, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife


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