Greater Higgins Area Plan


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Nevada County
Document Title
Greater Higgins Area Plan
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Document Description
The proposed project is an Area Plan for the Greater Higgins Corner area, with land use regulations focused on the Lake of the Pines Village Center as established by the County of Nevada General Plan, but also extending to the surrounding area to assist in establishing a connection from the Greater Higgins Corner area to the Southern boundary of Nevada County.

Contact Information

Kyle Smith
Agency Name
Nevada County
Job Title
Senior Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant


Cross Streets
SR49 and Combie Road
State Highways

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 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 Transportation, District 3 (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, Office of Historic Preservation, Sierra Nevada Conservancy, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 9
Development Types
Other (Policy Document - Area Plan)
Local Actions
Community Plan
Project Issues
Land Use/Planning
Local Review Period Start
Local Review Period End


Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form

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