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Baylands Specific Plan Notice of EIR Preparation and Scoping Meeting

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Notice is officially given today, February 20, 2020, that the City of Brisbane will be the Lead Agency in preparing an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Brisbane Baylands Specific Plan. The City is interested in your input on the scope of the EIR for the Baylands.

The applicant for the Specific Plan, Baylands Development Inc. (previously Universal Paragon Corporation or UPC) is proposing development of up to 2,200 residential units and 7 million square feet of commercial use, along with an acquisition of an annual water supply of 2,400 acre-feet from the Oakdale Irrigation District. A summary description of the project, its location, background, and the potential environmental effects to be addressed in the EIR can be found here and on the Baylands microsite.

The City of Brisbane is requesting written comments on the scope and content of the EIR, which may be sent to:

John Swiecki, AICP
Community Development Director
City of Brisbane
50 Park Place, Brisbane, CA 94005
Email: baylands@brisbaneca.org
Fax: (415) 467-5547

Due to the current novel coronavirus (COVID-19) health situation, the review period for the Baylands NOP will be extended 30 days and last through Monday, April 20, 2020.

A Scoping Meeting to solicit input from public agencies, organizations, and members of the public regarding the scope and content of the EIR was held on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 7pm in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 50 Park Place, Brisbane. The meeting recording can be found here.  Click here for the presentation slides.