Walt Ranch Erosion Control Plan Application (ECPA) #P11-00205-ECPA proposes
earthmoving activities on slopes greater than five percent in connection with
the development of 356 net acres of vineyard within 507 gross acres on the
approximately 2,300-acre Walt Ranch Project (APNs 032-120-028; 032-480-007,
-008, -011, -012, -013, -014, -015, -016, -017, -018, -019, -020, -021, -022,
-023, -024, -027, -028; 032-490-004, -005, -006, -008, -009, -010, -011, -012,
-013, -014, -015, -016, -017, -018, -019, and -020). A total of 65 vineyard
blocks are proposed. The project site is located on the west side of Monticello
Road, approximately one mile southwest of its intersection with Highway 128,
and approximately one-half mile north of its intersection with Waters Road
within the Atlas Peak Area of Napa County, California.
A Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Walt Ranch Project has been
prepared in accordance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).
The County hereby invites comment on the Draft EIR during the comment period,
which commences on July 11, 2014 and concludes November 21, 2014.
The Director of
PBES will hold a public hearing at 1:00 pm on November 12, 2014 at the
South Napa Campus, located at 2741 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Building 2,
Napa CA 94558 (the old Dey Labs campus) for purposes of soliciting comments on
the DEIR. Interested persons are invited to attend the public hearing and
provide written or verbal comments regarding the adequacy of the DEIR.
Written comments may be submitted to the
project planner either at the public hearing or prior to close of the public
comment period on November 21, 2014 as follows:
Kelli Cahill, Project Planner
Napa County Planning, Building, & Environmental Services Department
1195 Third Street, Suite 210, Napa, CA 94559
Telephone: (707) 265-2325 Fax: (707) 299-4271
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