Town of Fairfax 2023-2031 Housing, Land Use, and Safety Elements Amendments, and Zoning Amendments

Summary

SCH Number
2022080624
Lead Agency
City of Fairfax
Document Title
Town of Fairfax 2023-2031 Housing, Land Use, and Safety Elements Amendments, and Zoning Amendments
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Received
Present Land Use
Proposed housing opportunity sites are primarily zoned Limited Commercial, Highway Commercial, or Central Commercial
Document Description
The project includes preparing a 6th cycle housing element to be adopted as a general plan amendment, amending/updating the land use and safety elements of the general plan, and amending the zoning ordinance to: 1) modify existing zoning district regulations that apply to proposed housing opportunity sites to comply with state mandate, and 2) rezone one housing opportunity site.

Contact Information

Name
Heather Abrams
Agency Name
Town of Fairfax
Job Title
Town Manager
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Name
Ron Sissem
Agency Name
EMC Planning Group, Inc.
Job Title
Senior Principal
Contact Types
Consulting Firm

Location

Cities
Fairfax
Counties
Marin
Regions
Citywide, San Francisco Bay Area
Cross Streets
Townwide
Zip
94930
Parcel #
Multiple (Townwide)
Schools
Ross Valley Elementary SD, Tamalpais High School SD
Waterways
San Anselmo, Fairfax, Sleepy Hollow, Sorich, and Deer Park Creeks

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 Housing and Community Development (HCD), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 25 (SWRCB), State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)
Development Types
Residential (Units 531, Acres 154)
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, General Plan Element, Rezone
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Energy, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems, Wildfire
Local Review Period Start
Local Review Period End

Attachments

Draft Environmental Document [Draft IS, NOI_NOA_Public notices, OPR Summary Form, Appx,]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form

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