The City of Blythe (City) will be the Lead Agency and will prepare an Environmental Impact Report pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines (14 California Code of Regulations Section 15060 and 15063) for the proposed Edelweiss Sustainable Farms project (Project) proposed by Edelweiss Sustainable Farms, LLC. The Project is located south of Hobsonway, north of Interstate 10, and approximately 0.25 miles west of South Carlton Avenue. The proposed Project would develop a commercial complex specialized for indoor cultivation of cannabis on approximately 34 acres, in the City of Blythe. All new onsite development will be contained within the bounds of land that has already been disturbed by agricultural uses. The Project proposes the development of twelve buildings, two retention basins, landscaped areas, parking spaces, and gated entry points.
South of W. Hobsonway and north of Interstate 10, 0.25 miles west of S. Carlton Avenue
Notice of Completion
State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Cannabis Control (DCC), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 (RWQCB), Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW)
Commercial (Indoor cannabis cultivation)(Sq. Ft. 450594, Acres 33.62, Employees 132)
Site Plan, Development Agreement, Grading Permit, City Cannabis License
Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Energy, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Land Use/Planning, Mandatory Findings of Significance, Public Services, Solid Waste, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems
Disclaimer: The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of these documents.
To obtain an attachment in a different format, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above.
You may also contact the OPR via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at (916) 445-0613.
For more information, please visit OPR’s Accessibility Site.