GPA/ZC 22-0125 SWC of Berkshire and Ashe


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Bakersfield
Document Title
GPA/ZC 22-0125 SWC of Berkshire and Ashe
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
R-2(Limited Multiple-Family Dwelling/HMR (High Medium Density Residential)
Document Description
Cornerstone Engineering Inc. on behalf of Grupe Property Management Inc. is proposing a Multi-family gated apartment complex on 19.96 acres located at the southwest corner of Berkshire Road and Ashe Road. The request includes three components: 1. General Plan Amendment (GPA) of the land use element of the Metropolitan Bakersfield General Plan( General Plan) from HMR (High Medium Density Residential) to HR (High Density Residential) on 19.96 acres; 2. Zone Change (ZC) from an R-2 (Limited Multiple-Family Residential) to R-3/PUD (Multiple-Family Residential/Planned Unit Development) on 19.96 acres and; 3. Planned Unit Development consisting of a multi-family gated apartment complex with the R-3 PUD Zone Classification. The Project would be the development multiple three-story apartment buildings with dwelling ranging for 1 to 3 bedroom apartments totaling 328,890 square feet. Alon with parking and improvements, the project will include four amenity buildings totaling 8,235 square feet.

Contact Information

Louis A Ramirez
Agency Name
City of Bakersfield
Job Title
Associate Planner II
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Southern California
Cross Streets
Berkshire Road and Ashe Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Sunset Branch
Miller Elementary School
Farmers Canal

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, Central Region 4 (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 Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 19, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, Department of Toxic Substances Control
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Development Types
Residential (Gated Apartment Complex)(Units 336, Acres 19.96)
Local Actions
General Plan Update, Planned Unit Development, Rezone
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, Mandatory Findings of Significance, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems, 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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