Three Rivers Hampton Inn & Suites

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Tulare County
Document Title
Three Rivers Hampton Inn & Suites
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
vacant land; zoned C-2-MU-SC (General Commercial-Mixed Use-Scenic Corridor Combining Zone); designated Community Commercial

Document Description
The proposed project is consistent with the Tulare County General Plan, the Three Rivers Community Plan, and with the current Zoning classification. A 3-story hotel approximately 30'-4" in height) and associated site improvements are being proposed on the existing parcel with access from SR 198/Sierra Drive. A driveway road is proposed from State Route 198/Sierra Drive through the vacant lot to the west and to the proposed Project's location. This driveway will be situated within an existing 30-foot wide access easement. The 3-story hotel will consist of 105 guest rooms with an elevator, manager's office and storage room. Consistent with Tulare County parking requirements, the project includes 108 standard parking stalls (6 of which will be handicap accessible stalls). Utilities include a septic tank with filter and dripline system and new domestic well, and storm drainage will be retained on-site (with an option for biofiltration).

Contact Information
Hector Guerra, Chief Environmental Planner
Tulare County Resource Management Agency
Lead/Public Agency
5961 S. Mooney Blvd.
Visalia, CA 93277

Phone : (559) 624-7000

Ineffable Hospitality, Inc., 6473 E. Hatch Rd., Hughson, CA 95326
Project Applicant


35°25'27.31"N 118°54'55.84"W
Three Rivers
Cross Streets
State Route 198/Sierra Drive and Old Three Rivers Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
State Route 198
Three Rivers Elementary
Kaweah River
17 S
28 E
Other Location Info
located within the Three Rivers Urban Development Boundary

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Commercial (Sq. Ft. ±76,000, Acres ±2.8, Employees 12)
Local Action
Site Plan 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 Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Tribal Cultural Resources Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire Wildlife Other
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) Department of General Services (DGS) Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)


Environmental Document
Hampton Inn_Notice_11-2-20   PDF 125 K Hampton Inn_Summary_Form   PDF 192 K Hampton NOP_IS_COMPLETE   PDF 32889 K
Hampton Inn_NOC   PDF 663 K
State Comments
2020110016_CDFW Comment   PDF 389 K 2020110016_NAHC Comment   PDF 282 K

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