UP 20-98 Kanopy


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Lake County
Document Title
UP 20-98 Kanopy
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
“A-WW-FF-SC-AA” Agriculture - Waterway - Floodway Fringe - Scenic Combining - Airport Approach Combining District
Document Description
Kanapy, Inc. is seeking discretionary approval for a total of 29,498 square feet (sq. ft.) of canopy area and a total of 79,500 sq. ft. of cultivation area at 1010 Argonaut Road, Lakeport (APN 008-033-61), as follows: (1) A-Type 3B: "mixed light" license; (3) A-Type 1C: "Specialty Cottage" license; (1) A-Type 13 Self Distribution license; The A-Type 3B “mixed light” license and the A-Type 1C “Specialty Cottage” licenses will occur within (19) 30’ x 100’ greenhouses each being 15’ tall. The project also proposes: (1) One 30’ x 100’ processing facility with ADA-compliant restroom that will apply through a building permit for a septic; (2) Two 30’ x 75’ processing facilities; (8) Eight 2,500-gallon water tanks, one being steel or fiberglass for fire suppression; (1) One 20’-wide access driveway from Argonaut Way; (4) Four employee parking spaces, including one (1) ADA-compliant parking space; A loading zone, perimeter fence and security cameras, and the use of an existing on-site agricultural well. The public review period for the respective proposed Mitigated Negative Declaration based on Initial Study IS 20-98 will begin on March 29, 2022 and end on April 28, 2022. You are encouraged to submit written comments regarding the proposed Mitigated Negative Declaration. You may do so by submitting written comments to the Planning Division prior to the end of the review period. Copies of the application, environmental documents, and all reference documents associated with the project are available for review through the Community Development Department, Planning Division; telephone (707) 263-2221 and the State Clearinghouse. Written comments may be submitted to the Planning Division or via email at CannabisCEQA@lakecountyca.gov.

Contact Information

Andrew Amelung
Agency Name
Lake County Community Development Department - Planning Division
Job Title
Cannabis Program Manager
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Clearlake, Lakeport
Cross Streets
Highland Springs Rd & Argonaut Rd near State Highway 29

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Cannabis Control (DCC), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Cannabis Program (CDFW), 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 Pesticide Regulation (DPR), California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, California Department of Transportation, District 1 (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), 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 Water Quality, State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
Development Types
Other (Commercial Cannabis Cultivation)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Noise, Tribal Cultural Resources
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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