Tuesday, 31 January 2023

Lake County Planning Commission to hold June 18 meeting on Guenoc Valley Project

Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission of the County of Lake, State of California, will hold a public hearing to consider Guenoc Valley Mixed Use Planned Development Project (AM 18-04; DA 18-01, GPAP 18-01; RZ 18-01 & RZ 20-01; GPD 18-01; SD 18-01, SD 20-01, UP 18-49 and UP 20-02); on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 9:05 a.m. in the Board of Supervisors’ Chambers located at 255. N. Forbes Street, Lakeport, CA.

Applicant: Lotusland Land Investment Holdings Inc.

Property Owners: Bohn Valley, Inc. LLC, California Corporation; Guenoc Valley Inc. LLC, California Corporation; Butts Ceek Inc. LLC, California Corp.

The Guenoc Valley Project site is comprised of 49 assessor parcels (69 legal parcels) with an address of 22000 Butts Canyon Road, CA 95461.

This site excludes approximately 500 acres of non-owned interior area where the Langtry winery and vineyards are located.

The Middletown Housing Site is an approximately 12.75-acre site located at 21000 Santa Clara in Middletown (APN 014-380-09).

The off-site well property is located on the southeast corner of the intersection of Butts Canyon Road and HWY 29, (APNs 014-430-13;-12).

The Proposed Project includes a General Plan Amendment to designate the Guenoc Valley Site as Resort Commercial and Rezone it to Guenoc Valley District (GVD).

These amendments, if approved, would allow for the development of hotel rooms, resort residential units, residential estates, and workforce co-housing units within the zoning district.

Phase 1 of the Proposed Project proposes a subdivision and related entitlements to allow at full buildout of residential estates, resort residential units, and hotel units and accessory resort and commercial uses within the Guenoc Valley Site.

In addition, Phase 1 includes a subdivision and rezone of the Middletown Housing Site to accommodate workforce housing, including single-family residences with optional accessory dwelling units, duplex units in structures, and a community clubhouse and associated infrastructure.

Off-site infrastructure includes a proposed water supply well on the Off-site Well Site and pipeline located adjacent to and within Butts Canyon Road.

Environmental Impact: A Draft EIR was circulated for public review per the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).

The Draft EIR found that impacts associated with the issue areas would be less than significant or less than significant with mitigation.

The Draft EIR is available at http://www.lakecountyca.gov/Government/Directory/Community_Development/Planning/GuenocValley.htm .

Project Planner(s): Mark Roberts (Principal Planner) and Toccarra Thomas (Deputy Community Development Director).

Written comment on the proposed project application may be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

If you challenge the action of the Planning Commission on any of the above-stated items in court, it may be limited to only those issues raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Lake County Planning Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing.

The following is a link to the Planning Commission Agenda posted 72 hours prior to the hearing: https://countyoflake.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx .

A hard copy of the staff report is available upon request.

Scott DeLeon, Interim Community Development Director

By: _________________________________________________
Kate Lewis, Planning Commission Assistant/OAIII

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