Napa Quarry Project
On August 12, 2015, a public hearing
was conducted by the Napa County Planning Commission to consider the FEIR and
associated Surface Mining Permit for the proposed project. Immediately prior to the hearing, extensive
comments and technical reports were received on the project. After several hours of testimony and
submittal of additional comments, the
Commission continued the item to September 2, 2015, to provide staff and the
Commission time to review and consider the comments received and testimony
given. The September 2nd hearing
will be held at 1:30 PM at the County
Administration Building, 1195 Third Street, Suite 305.
the September 2nd hearing Staff will be requesting that the item be
continued to a date certain to allow Staff and the consultant additional time
to adequately evaluate and respond to the numerous comments received on the adequacy of the proposed FEIR that were submitted
prior to and during the August 12th public hearing.
Staff is not anticipating deliberation on this matter at this hearing, Staff is
encouraging those that did not have the opportunity to speak at the August 12th
hearing to provide comment at this hearing. Staff is also encouraging commenters defer providing
further feedback until a more detailed report on the comments received is
prepared and reviewed, unless a commenter has new information or concerns that
have not been previously raised.
to taking an action on the proposed SMP for the Syar Napa Quarry Expansion
Project, the Planning Commission is required to review and consider the Final
EIR and to certify that the Final EIR has been prepared in compliance with
CEQA, the State CEQA Guidelines, and the County's Local Procedures for
Project Location: The Syar Napa
Quarry project site is located on the east side of State Highway 221 at its
intersection with Basalt Road which is between Kaiser Road and Streblow Drive.
Project Related Documents and
Notification: Various documents related to this project are provided below.
Many of these documents are large files. If you have difficulty downloading any
of the documents listed, a CD of the information can be requested by visiting
our public counter or contacting Don Barrella (707-299-1338 or firstname.lastname@example.org) or Brian Bordona (707-259-5935 or email@example.com) directly to request documents and related
information. To be placed on the
notification list for this project, please email your request to Don Barrella.
view staff reports in Spanish, Filipino, French or Chinese, please click on
this link (Syar Staff Report for
and then use the Google Translator to convert to the specific language.
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