County of Santa Barbara Long Range Planning Division

Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for
the Los Alamos Community Plan Update

Los AlamosThe Board of Supervisors authorized initiation of the environmental review at a public hearing held on September 23, 2008. The Draft EIR was released for a 45-day public review on September 25, 2009. A public hearing on the Draft EIR was held during the October 28, 2009 Los Alamos Planning Advisory (LAPAC) meeting. The LAPAC held a series of meetings from October 2009 through April 2010 and adopted a resolution recommending the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors adopt the Final Plan and certify the Final EIR. . On Wednesday, August 11, 2010, the Santa Barbara County Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors regarding the adoption of the Los Alamos Community Plan update.

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Final EIR
Volume I - EIR Analysis Cover Table of Contents
Executive Summary  
1.0 Introduction  
2.0 Project Description  
3.0 Environmental Setting  
4.0 Environmental Impact Analysis Sections  
4.1 Land Use and Planning 4.7 Biological Resources
4.2 Cultural Resources 4.8 Public Services
4.3 Wastewater 4.9 Transportation and Circulation
4.4 Flooding and Water Resources 4.10 Air Quality
4.5 Aesthetics/Visual Resources 4.11 Noise
4.6 Agricultural Resources 4.12 Hazardous Materials /Risk of Upset
5.0 Consistency with Plans and Policies 9.0 References
6.0 Alternatives 10. Response to Comments
7.0 Other CEQA Concerns 11.0 Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program
8.0 Persons and Agencies Contacted  
Volume II - Appendices Cover
A. Notice of Preparation E. Water Demand
B. Financial Analysis of Bell Street Development Potential F. Biological Resources Assessment
C-1. County of Santa Barbara Land Use and Development Code Amendments G. Traffic and Circulation Study
C-2. Bell Street Design Guidelines H. Air Quality Technical Report (URBEMIS Computer Modeling)
C-3. Bell Street Form Based Code I. Noise Assessment
D. Related Projects J. Hazardous Materials Data Search-EDR
Entire Final EIR**
Volume I - EIR Analysis Volume II - Appendices
**Attention: You may download the entire Final EIR using the above links. Volume I is approximately 24 MB, and Volume II is approximately 48 MB and may take some time to download depending on your connection speed. **

Los Alamos Related Project Links

Los Alamos Community Plan Update Webpage
Los Alamos Planning Advisory Committee (LAPAC) Webpage

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