Bilby Ridge Specific Plan - Draft Environmental Impact Report


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Elk Grove
Document Title
Bilby Ridge Specific Plan - Draft Environmental Impact Report
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
PROJECT LOCATION AND SETTING The Specific Plan is located approximately 1.7 miles east of Interstate 5, immediately south of Bilby Road (Exhibit 1). The Specific Plan encompasses approximately 490 acres bounded by Bruceville Road on the east, Willard Parkway on the west, Bilby Road on the north, and the future Kammerer Road extension on the south. The Specific Plan is within the Bilby Ridge Sphere of Influence Area (SOIA), which was approved by the Sacramento Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCo) in August of 2018. The assessor’s parcels within the Project site are APN 132-0132-006, a portion of APN 132-0132-007, APNs 132-0300-001 through -005, and 132-2240-007. The Specific Plan is surrounded by agricultural operations to the south and single-family residential and related uses to the east, west, and north.
Document Description
The Bilby Ridge Specific Plan proposes low-, medium-, and high-density residential development; community commercial uses; employment center uses; parks and open space; resource management and conservation; and public services (see Exhibit 2). The Project objectives include: • Provide a framework that is consistent with the City of Elk Grove General Plan goals and policies. • Create a land use plan with a strong community focus and identifiable sense of place. • Organize schools, parks, open space and landscape corridors into a cohesive interconnected system. • Establish a transportation network with a wide variety of options. • Provide a diverse mix of housing densities and styles and encourage energy efficiency. • Include complementary retail and service commercial. • Define an implementation strategy that is flexible and able to respond to future economic and social changes.

Contact Information

Kyra Killingsworth
Agency Name
City of Elk Grove
Job Title
Senior Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Elk Grove
Cross Streets
1.7 miles east of Interstate 5 immediately south of Bilby Road

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, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), 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 Highway Patrol (CHP), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Delta Stewardship Council, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 9, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Development Types
Other (Specific Plan)
Local Actions
Specific Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Energy, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Public Services, Transportation, Utilities/Service Systems


Draft Environmental Document [Draft IS, NOI_NOA_Public notices, OPR Summary Form, Appx,]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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