Kern County Housing Element Implementation 2022

29 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Kern County
Document Title
Kern County Housing Element Implementation 2022
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Notice of Exemption Case Reference # 21 - Various changes to existing land use designations to facilitate future higher density residential development as required by the adopted Kern County Housing Element. Proposed actions include amendments to existing General and Specific Plan map code designations and changes to existing zone classifications. The requested actions will implement the strategic goals of the adopted Kern County Housing Element, statewide housing inventory requirements and the Department’s efforts to plan for and preserve adequate housing for all income segments based on the most recent Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA).

Contact Information

Cindi Hoover
Agency Name
Kern County Planning and Natural Resources Department
Job Title
Planning Division Chief
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


unincorporated area
Cross Streets
Pioneer Drive and Hanson Street
Parcel #
State Highways
SR 58; SR178
Kern River

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
PR Code 21159.25, PR Code 21083.3, PR Code 21159.24, PR Code 21122.1, Govt Code 65457, CEQA Sect(s) 15183, 15182, 15303
Reasons for Exemption
Implementation of these specific residential housing projects when designed and constructed with all applicable development standards and green building codes at these locations are exempt from further environmental review under the statutory exemptions adopted by the State of California.
County Clerk


Notice of Exemption

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