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Important Planning Commission Hearing on Cannabis Ordinance and EIR

Planning Commission Hearing On Commercial Cannabis Ordinance Thursday, September 28, 2017, 9 am San Andreas Town Hall, 24 Church Street The Planning Commission has scheduled a public hearing to consider a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors on the proposed ordinance and the adequacy of the EIR. Send written comments in advance to 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, CA 95249, or email them to the Clerk of the Planning Commission at Board... Read More

New Guidelines and hearing procedures for Calaveras Planning Commission

For anyone interested in new Planning Commission hearing procedures, which now include revised timeframes for release of reports and deadlines for comments, here is a link to the short staff report and proposed procedures:  Read More

Calaveras County releases Final Environmental Impact Report for public review

Final Environmental Impact Report The Final EIR is now available for public review.  The FEIR consists of three primary components:  responses to the comments submitted on the Draft EIR, revisions to the DEIR based on those comments, and a mitigation monitoring and reporting program.  Printed copies and CDs are available for purchase at the Planning Department office at891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas. The Planning Commission has scheduled... Read More

Weekly ReCAP of Calaveras and regional land use planning news

Weekley ReCAP for September 8  Read More

Weekly ReCAP of Calaveras Planning and Land Use News

Weekly ReCAP for September 1  Read More

August Calaveras County PC meetings summary

Thanks to Colleen Platt of and CAP’s Calaveras Planning Coalition below is a summary of the two August Calaveras County PC meetings: August 2017 Planning Commission Meetings Summary   August 10 PC Meeting (3-1/2 hrs; 2 commissioners absent—Laddish & Muetterties) EOT for La Cobre Mina (Copperopolis subdivision) – approved Amendments to Title 17 Sect. 17.98.060 “Project Reconsideration” – approved San... Read More

Weekly ReCAP for Calaveras Planning and Land Use news

  Weekly ReCAP for Aug 25, 2017: Weekly ReCAP for August 25 Weekly ReCAP for Aug 18, 2017: Weekly ReCAP for August 18 Weekly ReCAP for Aug 4, 2017: Weekly ReCAP for August 4  Read More

2017 State of California General Plan Guidelines

2017 General Plan Guidelines The Governor’s Office of Planning and research has finalized their 2017 General Plan Guidelines.  It is a “cookbook” for cities and counties to use when preparing a general plan.   It provides useful planning tools, links to good examples from other cities and counties, and provides informative references to important legal cases. OPR_COMPLETE_7.31.17    Read More

What you should know about current Calaveras land use issues.

Commercial Cannabis Ban/Regulation: Attached is a series of  informational flyers by CAP/CPC regarding the County’s proposals to regulate and/or to ban commercial cannabis grows: Flyer No. 1: What is the Medical Cannabis Cultivation and Commerce Ordinance,   Flyer No. 2: What is CEQA, Flyer No. 3: Quality of Life, Flyer No. 4: Alternatives. Flyer No. 5: Potential Effects of the Medical Cannabis Cultivation and Commerce Ordinance (MCCCO) on... Read More

Calaveras County Regional Transportation Plan Update: Public Draft Available

The 2017 Calaveras County Regional Transportation Plan Update is now available for public review and comment. Please visit the project website at for a copy of the Plan. Please contact me with any questions or to submit comments. Thank you, Amber Collins Calaveras Council of Governments Executive Director (209) 754- 2094 ext. 102 (209) 754-2096 fax  Read More

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