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Santa Cruz Wharf Master Plan & Engineering Report Resource Page
Project Title: Santa Cruz Wharf Master Plan
Project Location/Address: Santa Cruz Wharf at Beach Street
Project Description: The project consists of adoption and implementation of the Santa Cruz Wharf Master Plan and construction of the two following projects recommended in the Master Plan within 2 to 5 years: Entry Gate Relocation and the East Promenade Renovation. The Wharf Master Plan includes policies and actions, recommendations for Wharf expansion, including new construction and improvements, circulation/parking improvements, and design standards for buildings on the wharf. This Draft EIR considers the impacts of both the implementation of the Wharf Master Plan, as well as construction of the first two projects to be implemented pursuant to the Plan—the Entry Gate Relocation and the East Promenade.
Public Review Period: March 30, 2020 through May 27, 2020
Comments on the Draft EIR should be submitted in writing or emailed to David McCormic at the address below by 5:00 PM on May 27, 2020.
Lead Agency: City of Santa Cruz
Department/Division: Economic Development
Address: 337 Locust Street Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Contact Person: David McCormic, Asset and Development Manager
Phone: (831) 420-5156
Address Where Copy of Draft EIR is Available: A printed copy of the Draft EIR may be reviewed at the Planning and Community Development Office located at 809 Center Street, Room 107 during normal business hours – Please call David McCormic at 831-420-5156 to set up an appointment to review.
The Draft EIR is available for review and comments may be submitted online at: http://www.cityofsantacruz.com/government/city-departments/economicdevelopment/development-projects/santa-cruz-wharf-master-plan
Interested parties should check the City of Santa Cruz Coronavirus response page regularly for potential modifications to office hours and operations, which may impact availability to review hard copies.
Online review of the Draft EIR is strongly encouraged. A link to the City’s COVID-19 webpage is provided here: http://www.cityofsantacruz.com/community/city-newsroom/response-to-covid-19.
For additional information, contact David McCormic at the Economic Development Office at (831) 420-5156.
Please review the full document list for the Wharf Master Plan Draft EIR below. Comments can be submitted using the form below or in writing or email to David McCormic by 5:00 PM on May 27, 2020.
Wharf Master Plan Draft EIR Documents
- 0 Title Page-Table of Contents
- 1 Introduction DEIR
- 2 Summary DEIR
- 3 Project Description DEIR
- 4.0 Envir Eval Intro DEIR
- 4.1 Aesthetics DEIR
- 4.2 Biological Resources DEIR
- 4.3 Cultural Resources DEIR
- 4.4 Geology-Hydrology DEIR
- 4.5 Transportation DEIR
- 4.6 Water, Utilities, Energy DEIR
- 4.7 Land Use DEIR
- 5 CEQA Considerations DEIR
- 6 References DEIR
- 1- Figures 1-1 - 3.8B
- 2-Figures 4.1-1 - 4.5-1
- 1-Appendices Cover Sheet
- Appendix A - NOP and comments
- Appendix B - Design Guidelines
- Appendix C - Nesting Bird Survey
- Appendix D - Bird List
- Appendix E - Biological Review of Lighting
- Appendix F - Historial Reviews
- Appendix G - Traffic Memo
The Santa Cruz Wharf Master Plan Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND) was been revised and recirculated for public review in accordance with provisions of the California State CEQA Guidelines section 15073.5. Additional analyses have been provided in Section VI-Biological Resources based on biological reviews that are included in Attachment E. New text is shown in underlined text, and deleted text is shown as strikeout text. Comments received on the March 2016 IS/MND during the public review period are included in Attachment C along with responses provided by the City. Additional comments received after the public review period are included in Attachment D.
Santa Cruz Wharf Master Plan and Engineering Report Briefing Paper (double sided print version)