County of Santa Barbara Long Range Planning Division
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Ordinance 661 Consistency Rezone Phase I

Ordinance 661 photoThe Ordinance 661 Consistency Rezone Project involves Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Ordinance amendments that would rezone current Ordinance 661 zoned rural lands located in the Santa Maria Valley and San Antonio Creek rural regions to a comparable agricultural zone district under the Land Use Development Code (LUDC).The benefits of the consistency rezone include simplifying the zoning and permitting process and reducing permitting costs and time delays for applicants.

 

Board of Supervisors Hearing

The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors held a hearing on October 9, 2007, at the Betteravia Government Center, 511 E. Lakeside Parkway, Santa Maria, to consider the Ordinance 661 Consistence Rezone Project. At the hearing, the Board received a staff presentation and after a short deliberation voted 5-0 to accept staff recommendations. A copy of the staff report, staff presentation, and the minute order containing the motion to approve the project are provided below:

For project information, please contact:

David Lackie, Supervising Planner: dlackie@co.santa-barbara.ca.us
Jessica Metzger, Planner: jmetzger@co.santa-barbara.ca.us

Board of Supervisors Staff Report
Board of Supervisors Staff Presentation
October 9, 2007 Minute Order

Attachments:

A - Findings
B - Final Negative Declaration (07NGD-00000-00013)
C - Resolution of the County of Santa Barbara Board of Supervisors (Exhibit A-List of APNs)
D - Ordinance Amendment (Case No. 07RZN-00000-00010) (Exhibit A-List of APNS)
E - Ordinance 661 Rezone Designation Criteria
F - Land Use Comparison Table
G - Project Area Maps

Figure 1 - Project Overview and Index to Maps
Figure 2 - Eastern Santa Maria Valley Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 3 - Eastern Santa Maria Valley Proposed Zoning Designations
Figure 4 - Proposed New EDRNs
Figure 5 - Tepusquet Canyon Area Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 6 - Tepusquet Canyon Area Proposed Zoning Designations
Figure 7 - Western Santa Maria Valley Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 8 - Western Santa Maria Valley Proposed Zoning Designations
Figure 9 - Los Alamos Valley Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 10 - Los Alamos Valley Proposed Zoning Designations

Planning Commission Hearing

The Santa Barbara County Planning Commission will hold a hearing on September 12, 2007, at the Betteravia Government Center, 511 E. Lakeside Parkway, Santa Maria, to consider the Ordinance 661 Consistence Rezone Project. Please see below for complete Planning Commission Staff Report and Attachments:

For project information, please contact David Lackie, Supervising Planner: dlackie@co.santa-barbara.ca.us

Planning Commission Staff Report

Attachments:

A - Findings
B - Proposed Final Negative Declaration (07NGD-00000-00013)
C - Resolution of the County of Santa Barbara Planning Commission (Exhibit A -List of APNs)
D - Draft Ordinance Amendment (07RZN-00000-00010) (Exhibit A -List of APNs)
E - Ordinance 661 Rezone Designation Criteria
F - Land Use Comparison Table
G - Project Area Maps

Figure 1 - Project Overview and Index to Maps
Figure 2 - Eastern Santa Maria Valley Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 3 - Eastern Santa Maria Valley Proposed Zoning Designations
Figure 4 - Proposed New EDRNs
Figure 5 - Tepusquet Canyon Area Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 6 - Tepusquet Canyon Area Proposed Zoning Designations
Figure 7 - Western Santa Maria Valley Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 8 - Western Santa Maria Valley Proposed Zoning Designations
Figure 9 - Los Alamos Valley Proposed Land Use Designations
Figure 10 - Los Alamos Valley Proposed Zoning Designations

Draft Initial Study-Negative Declaration

The Santa Barbara County Planning and Development Department, Office of Long Range Planning, serving as Lead Agency, has completed a Draft Negative Declaration for the Ordinance 661 Consistency Rezone Project.

Planning Information