SCH Number
Lead Agency
Sacramento County
Document Title
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Project Applicant
Upper Westside, LLC

Document Description
The Project is a Specific Plan that encompass approximately 2,066 acres in the unincorporated Natomas community of Sacramento County, approximately 3.5 miles from downtown Sacramento. The Project area is bounded by Interstate 80 to the south, the West Drainage Canal to the east, Fisherman’s Lake Slough to the north, and Garden Highway to the west. The Project is located outside of the County’s Urban Policy Area (UPA) and Urban Services Boundary (USB), but is bounded on three sides by the City of Sacramento, bordering the communities of North and South Natomas.

Contact Information
Todd Smith
Sacramento county planning
827 7th street ste 225
sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 874-6918


Parcel #

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (9,356 Units, 852.2 Acres) Commercial (3.1 MSF Sq. Ft., 136.1 Acres) Educational (146.1 AC) Recreational (73.5 AC)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Specific Plan Rezone Annexation
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Social Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Education California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 California Department of Housing and Community Development California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 3 California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics California Department of Water Resources California Governor's Office of Emergency Services California Highway Patrol California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Delta Protection Commission Delta Stewardship Council Department of Food and Agriculture Department of General Services Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality Department of Toxic Substances Control California Native American Heritage Commission


Environmental Document
NOP_Upper Westside Specific Plan   PDF 4986 K Summary_Form_for_Document_Submittal   PDF 597 K
NOC_Upper Westside Specific Plan   PDF 176 K
State Comments
2020100069_DTSC Comment   PDF 230 K 2020100069_NAHC Comment   PDF 280 K

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