Baldy Mesa Solar 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
City of Adelanto Planning Department
Lead/Public Agency
11600 Air Expressway
Adelanto, CA 92301

Phone : (760) 246-2300 ext. 11190

Baldy Mesa Solar, LLC
Project Applicant


34°36'33"N 117°27'15"W
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
045805251, 045805311, 045805312, 045805314, 045805317, 045805326, 045805327, 045805328, 045805337, 045805345, 045805350, 045805357, 045805358, 045805361, 046062125, 045811301, 045811302, 045811303, 045811304, 045811305, 045811306, 045811307, 045811316, 045811322, 045811362, 045811363, 045936123, 045936124, 045936168, 045936126, 045937101, 045937102, 045937139, 045937140, 045937142, 045937143, 045937144, and 045937145

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Action
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
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


Environmental Document
D__NOI   PDF 91 K D__rpt_BaldyMesa_ISMND   PDF 559074 K D__SCH Summary Form   PDF 580 K
D_NOC_signed   PDF 1153 K

Disclaimer: The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of these documents. To obtain an attachment in a different format, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613. For more information, please visit OPR’s Accessibility Site.

Download CSV Download All Attachments New Search Print