UPC18-0046 Evergreen Acres


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Sonoma County
Document Title
UPC18-0046 Evergreen Acres
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Rural residential and Rural Development
Document Description
Request for a five-year limited term Use Permit for 10,000 square feet of mixed-light cannabis cultivation, 29,400 square feet of outdoor cannabis cultivation, the conversion of 1.8 acres of timberland to a non-timber growing use, installation of a 97,000-gallon water storage tank, and construction of a 782,907-gallon water storage pond located on a 34.04-acre parcel zoned Resources and Rural Development (RRD) at 6699 Palmer Creek Road, Healdsburg. The cannabis operation would employ up to eight staff (six full-time employees and two seasonal/part-time employees). Outdoor harvesting activities and mixed-light cultivation activities would be conducted seven days a week, 24-hours per day as needed although the project description estimates general hours of operation from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Saturday. Deliveries and shipping would be limited to the hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday. The operation would not be open to the public.

Contact Information

Lauren Scott
Agency Name
Permit Sonoma
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Palmer Creek Road and Mill Creek Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Palmer Creek, Mill Creek, Porter Creek and Felta Creek
Other Location Info
6699 Palmer Creek Rd., Healdsburg

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 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 4 (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, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB), Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW)
Development Types
Commercial (Commerical Cannabis )(Sq. Ft. 39,400, Acres 34.04, Employees 8)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Septic System, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire


Draft Environmental Document [Draft IS, NOI_NOA_Public notices, OPR Summary Form, Appx,]
Final Document(s) [Approved_Certified draft environmental documents]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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