ENTRADA AT MALIBU CANYON

    

RECIRCULATED DRAFT LIMITED SCOPE
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT
(State Clearinghouse No. 2003091107)

for

Entrada at Malibu Canyon
Standard Pacific Homes

 General Plan Amendment No. 03- 01
Zone Change No. 03- 01
Tentative Tract Map No. 03-03
Conditional Use Permit No. 03- 13
Site Plan Review No. 03-31
Oak Tree Permit No. 03- 17

 Lead Agency:

The City of Calabasas
26135 Mureau Road
Calabasas, CA 91302-3172
 (818) 224-1600

 Prepared by:

 City of Calabasas Office of the Environmental Coordinator
City of Calabasas Department of Community Development

 October 2004

 

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--- TABLE OF CONTENTS ---

Chapter

Title

Page

  1.  Introduction

1.1 Purpose of the EIR 1
1.2 Subject and Scope 2
1.3  Impact Classifications/Modifications to Classifications Requiring Recirculation 2
1.4 Initial Study and EIR Determination 6
1.5 Use of the Document by the City of Calabasas 6
1.6 Standards of Analysis and Technical Appendices 6
1.7 Use of Incorporation by Reference 7
1.8 Document Format and Issue Orientation 8
1.9 EIR Availability- Review Copies, Purchase, and E-mail Submission Of Comments 8
1.10 EIR Report Preparers 9

   2. Summary Table of Impacts and Mitigation Measures

  Chapter 5 Land Use Planning 1
  Chapter 6 Geology and Seismic Hazards 2
  Chapter 7 Air Quality 5
  Chapter 8 Drainage, Hydrology and Surface Water Quality 8
  Chapter 9 Biological Resources 13
  Chapter 10 Noise 14
  Chapter 11 Traffic and Circulation 16
  Chapter 12 Aesthetics and Visual Resources 18
  Chapter 13 Public Services 20
   3. Summary of Mitigation Measures Incorporated Into the Project Description
  Introduction of Non-native Plant Species 1
  Light and Glare 1
  Biological Resources Mitigation to Reduce Grading Impacts 1
  Air Quality Mitigation 4
  Geologic and Seismic Hazard Mitigation 5
  Land Use Compatibility 6
   4. Project Description
4.1 Applications Filed and Actions Requested 1
4.2 Project Application History 1
4.3 Requested Approvals and Permits 2
4.4 General Physical Description 3
4.5 Project Goals and Objectives 5
4.6 Infrastructure Development for the Project 6
4.7 Project Synopsis and Statistical Description 9
4.8 Cumulative Developments: Data Base for Impact Analysis 12
4.9 Mitigation Measures Incorporated Into the Project Description 14
4.10 Project Architecture and Design Review 22
   5. Land Use and Planning Considerations
5.1 Introduction 1
5.2 Land Use Planning Consistency 4
5.3 General Plan Consistency Review 9
5.4 Project Consistency Regional General Plan Programs and Policies 31
5.5 Mitigation Measures 32
   12. Aesthetics and Visual Resources
12.1 Existing Conditions 1
12.2 Thresholds of Significance 4
12.3 Impacts 5
  Issue 1:  Project Visibility Along Public Street View Corridors 5
  Issue 2:  Project Impacts on Regionally Significant View Corridors 16
  Issue 3:  Lighting and Glare Impacts 16
  Issue 4:  Community Design and Urban Form 17
  Issue 5:  Cumulative Effects on Aesthetics and Visual Resources 19
12.4 Mitigation Measures 22
12.5 References and Technical Data 24
   14. Alternatives
14.1 Introduction 1
14.2 Legal Background 2
14.3 Summary of Significant Project Specific and Cumulative Effects 3
14.4 Alternative 1: No Project 4
  No Project Alternative 1: No Future Development on Property 4
  No Project Alternative 2: Buildout Under Existing Zoning Designation 6
14.5 Alternative 2:
Multi-Family Residential Development
7
14.6 Alternative 3:
Commercial Office or Small Retail Development
16
14.7 Alternative 4:
40 Unit Residential Project Configuration Compatible with Adjacent Land Uses
23
14.8 Alternative 5: 13 (Thirteen) Unit Estate Lot Residential Project 33
14.9 Conclusions and Recommendations 45

 


--- LIST OF TABLES ---

Chapter

Title

Page
2 Full Chapter Table:  Summary of Environmental Impacts, and Mitigation Measures 1
3 Full Chapter Table:  Mitigation Measures Incorporated Into the Project Description 1
4 Table 4-1: Ornamental Plants Prohibited from the Project Landscaping Plan 13
5 Table 5-1: Cumulative Project List 2
6 Table 5-2:  Project Consistency with the Land Use Table Element 10
12 Table 12-1:  Calabasas Lighting Ordinance Illuminance Standards 16

 


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Chapter

Title

Page
4 Figure 4-1:Regional Project Setting Map 7
  Figure 4-2: Local Project Setting 8
  Figure 4-3: Conceptual Site Plan 23
  Figures 4-4 , 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-10, 4-11, 4-12, 4-13: Architectural Elevations Following page 23
     
5 Figure 5-1: Cumulative Projects within the Project Vicinity 3
     
12 Figure 12-1:  Existing View Corridor 3
  Figure 12-2:  Simulation Lost Hills Bridge Facing East 9
  Figure 12-3: Simulation From Las Virgenes Road (South) Without Landscaping 10
  Figure 12-4: Simulation From Las Virgenes Road (South) With Landscaping 11
  Figure 12-5: Simulation From Las Virgenes Road (North) Without Landscaping 12
  Figure 12-6: Simulation From Las Virgenes Road (North) With Landscaping 13
  Figure 12-7: Visual Simulation From Oak Glenn Street Facing East 14
     
14 Figure 14-1:  Alternative 2:  Multi-family Condominium Project Alternative 8
  Figure 14-2:  Alternative 3:  Commercial or Retail Plan Alternative 18
  Figure 14-3: Alternative 4:  40 Unit Alternative with Water District Buffer/Wall 25
  Figure 14-4: Alternative 5:  13 Unit Estate Lot Configuration 36
 

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