Bejarano Cannabis Cultivation Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Coachella
Document Title
Bejarano Cannabis Cultivation Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Heavy Industrial

Document Description
Bejarano proposes the development of a cannabis cultivation facility on a 10.01-acre site in the City of Coachella, Riverside County, California. Bejarano, the Applicant, proposes two buildings inclusive of greenhouses and a dedicated Administration and Facility building designed to facilitate the cultivation and processing of medicinal marijuana. the application for the cannabis cultivation facility requires the approval of a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) in the M-W (Wrecking Yard) zone, the zone within which the project is located. the project will construct 2 buildings total. The Headhouse building will be 2-stories, totaling 53,244 square feet (SF) in size, while the Cultivation Building will be 1-story totaling 172,461 SF in size. The total building area will be 225,705 SF. The project will provide a total of 291 parking spaces, which is greater than the 256 parking spaces required by the City for the project as proposed. The project includes a 52,131 SF retention basin that will collect runoff from the project site, which will be located directly on the eastern boundary of the site.

Contact Information
Luis Lopez
City of Coachella
Lead/Public Agency
1515 6th Street
Coachella, CA 92236

Phone : (760) 398-3102

City of Coachella
Project Applicant


33°41'56"N 116°10'52"W
Cross Streets
Harrison Street and Avenue 48
Total Acres
Parcel #
603-290-020 & 602-290-21
State Highways
Whitewater River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Industrial (Acres 10.01, Employees 100)
Local Action
Site Plan
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Coachella Valley Mountains Conservancy (CVMC) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Colorado River Board Department of Food and Agriculture Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW)


Environmental Document
Document Summary Transmittal form   PDF 1026 K draft MND   PDF 106 K Initial Study for Bejarano Cannabis Cultivation Project (w-appendices) (Sept 2020)   PDF 40907 K Notice of Intent   PDF 214 K
Notice of Completion   PDF 166 K
State Comments
2020090375_CDFW Comment   PDF 386 K

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