UP 21-09 Loco - Ghost Dance LLC


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Lake County
Document Title
UP 21-09 Loco - Ghost Dance LLC
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
“RR-WW” Rural Residential -Waterway
Document Description
Loco is seeking discretionary approval from Lake County for a Major Use Permit (UP 21-09), for a total of 43,560 square feet (sq. ft.) of outdoor canopy area and a total of 47,330 sq. ft. of cultivation area at 21080 Loconomi Road, Middletown (APN 014-140-12), as follows: (1) A-Type 3: "outdoor" license: Outdoor cultivation for adult-use cannabis without the use of light deprivation and/or artificial lighting in the canopy area at any point in time from 10,001 sq. ft. to 43,560 sq. ft. (one acre) of canopy area. The applicant proposes the 43,560 sq. ft. of full-sun outdoor canopy area. (1) A-Type 13 Self Distribution license. The project proposes the following site improvements: - (1) proposed 60’ x 40’ processing facility with ADA-compliant restroom - (1) proposed 60’ x 18’ Outdoor Storage - (4) proposed 4,800-gallon water tanks, one being steel or fiberglass for fire suppression - Proposed 20’-wide access driveway from Loconomi Road - (6) proposed employee parking spaces, including one (1) ADA-compliant parking space - Perimeter fence and security cameras The proposed 43,560 sq. ft. of outdoor cultivation will occur in an open flat area of unused land on APN 014-140-12.

Contact Information

Andrew Amelung
Agency Name
Lake County Community Development Department - Planning Division
Job Title
Cannabis Program Manager
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Clearlake, Lakeport
Cross Streets
Loconomi Road & Butts Canyon Road

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 Fish and Wildlife, Cannabis Program (CDFW), 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 Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
Development Types
Other (Commercial Cannabis Cultivation)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Energy, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Mandatory Findings of Significance, Noise, Tribal Cultural Resources, Wildfire
Local Review Period Start
Local Review Period End


Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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