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File #: 19-1017    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 6/24/2019 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 7/16/2019 Final action: 7/16/2019
Title: HEARING - To consider the recommendation of the Planning Commission on the Farnham project (Rezone Z18-0006) to rezone two properties from Rural Lands 160-Acre to Timber Production Zone on property identified by Assessor’s Parcel Numbers 040-050-001 and 095-070-009, consisting of 254.51 acres, in the South County area, submitted by Delbert Farnham; and recommending the Board take the following actions: 1) Find that the project is Exempt pursuant to California Environmental Quality Act Guidelines Section 15264 (Timber Preserves); 2) Approve Z18-0006 rezoning Assessor's Parcel Numbers 040-050-001 and 095-070-009 from Rural Lands 160-Acre to Timber Production Zone based on the Findings presented; and 3) Adopt Ordinance 5104 for said Rezone. (Supervisorial District 2) (Est. Time: 10 Min.)
Attachments: 1. A - Approved Contract Routing Sheet and Rezone Ordinance, 2. B - Findings, 3. C - Planning Commission Minute Order 06-13-19, 4. D - Notification Map, 5. E - Proof of Publication-Mountain Democrat, 6. Executed Ordinance 5104, 7. Proof of Publication, 8. FINAL Findings, 9. RECEIPT Notice of Exemption
Related files: 19-0880
Title
HEARING - To consider the recommendation of the Planning Commission on the Farnham project (Rezone Z18-0006) to rezone two properties from Rural Lands 160-Acre to Timber Production Zone on property identified by Assessor’s Parcel Numbers 040-050-001 and 095-070-009, consisting of 254.51 acres, in the South County area, submitted by Delbert Farnham; and recommending the Board take the following actions:
1) Find that the project is Exempt pursuant to California Environmental Quality Act Guidelines Section 15264 (Timber Preserves);
2) Approve Z18-0006 rezoning Assessor's Parcel Numbers 040-050-001 and 095-070-009 from Rural Lands 160-Acre to Timber Production Zone based on the Findings presented; and
3) Adopt Ordinance 5104 for said Rezone. (Supervisorial District 2) (Est. Time: 10 Min.)
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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
Request to consider Rezone Z18-0006/Farnham submitted by Delbert Farnham to rezone two properties from Rural Lands 160-Acre to Timber Production Zone. The property, identified by Assessor’s Parcel Numbers 040-050-001 and 095-070-009, consisting of 254.51 acres, is located on the south and north side of Farnham Ridge Road, approximately 47 miles east of Plymouth, in the South County area, Supervisorial District 2. (County Planner: Melanie Shasha) (Statutory Exemption pursuant to Section 15264 of the California Environmental Quality Act Guidelines)

Planning staff presented the Rezone project to the Planning Commission on June 13, 2019 (Legistar 19-0880). There was discussion between staff, applicant representatives, and the Planning Commission on County requirements for rezoning to the Timber Production Zone. There was no public comment. Following closure of deliberation and public comment, Commissioner Hansen made a motion, with a second by Commissioner Williams, to recommend approval to the Board of staff's recommended actions. The motion passed 5-0. The Planning Commission's Findings are attached as Attachment B. The purpose of the Rezo...

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