2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Lake County
Document Title
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
RL-A-RC; There were also two agricultural ponds identified as surface water bodies on the Project property, and there is an existing stream crossing on site. The property is developed with a permitted residence and septic system, residential accessory structures, and an existing well.
Document Description
As shown in Figure 1, Nina Star is seeking discretionary approval from Lake County for a Major Use Permit (UP 20-14), for a total of 37,446 square feet (sq. ft.) of the canopy area and a total of 48,529 sq. ft. of cultivation area at 23180 Shady Grove Rd., Middletown (APN 014-006-16), as follows: (2) A-Type 3B: "mixed-light" license: Greenhouse cultivation for adult-use cannabis with the use of artificial lighting in the canopy area from 10,001 sq. ft. to 22,000 sq. ft. The applicant proposes 37,446 sq. ft. of mixed-light canopy area within seven (7) total greenhouses - five (5) that are 90’ x 60’, one (1) that is 90’ x 103’1.5”, and one (1) that is 30’ x 103’1.5”. (1) A-Type 13 Self Distribution license The project also proposes: ? (1) proposed 5,400 sq. ft. processing facility with ADA-compliant restroom ? (1) proposed 103’1.5” x 30’ Immature Plant, Greenhouse ? (1) existing on-site well for water use ? (1) proposed 120 sq. ft. storage shed ? Proposed 20’-wide access driveway from Shady Grove Rd. ? (4) proposed employee parking spaces, including one (1) ADA-compliant parking space ? (1) proposed loading zone ? Perimeter fence and security cameras

Contact Information

Sateur Ham
Agency Name
Lake County Community Development Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California, Unincorporated
Cross Streets
Shady Grove Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
State Highway 29
St. Helena Creek
Other Location Info
23180 Shady Grove Rd., Middletown, CA 95461

Notice of Completion

State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), 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 1 (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, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water
Development Types
Commercial (Cannabis cultivation operation)(Sq. Ft. 48,529, Acres 1.5, Employees 4)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Energy, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Noise, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire


Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form

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