Assessing Projects to Improve Water Quality in the Tijuana River Valley: County Parks held a public meeting on July 25, 2019 at the San Ysidro Civic Center and shared a draft list of projects that could be implemented on the United States side of the border to address impacts occurring due to cross-border flows of sewage, trash, and sediment.
Comments may be submitted through August 9, 2019 to Crystal Benham by email to Crystal.Benham@sdcounty.ca.gov or by mail to 5500 Overland Ave. Suite 410 San Diego, CA 92123. See below for meeting materials and comment cards.
Boulder Oaks Preserve Improvement Project
NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION
September 12, 2019
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the County of San Diego, Department of Parks and Recreation, as lead agency, is circulating for public review a Draft Mitigated Negative Declaration (MND) in accordance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) for the proposed Boulder Oaks Preserve Improvement Project (Project).
Project Location: The project site is located in San Diego
County, approximately 5 miles southwest of the center of the
unincorporated community of Ramona. Specifically, the project is
located approximately 2 miles south of State Route 67 and west of
Mussey Grade Road.
The project site is the entire Boulder Oaks Preserve property, which encompasses approximately 2,014 acres.
Project Description: The Project proposes improvements to the Boulder Oaks Preserve in preparation of opening the preserve to the public for day use. Improvements would consists of development of new trails, including an Americans with Disability Act (ADA) accessible trail; maintenance of existing trails; creation of two passenger vehicle staging areas and an equestrian staging area; a volunteer pad; driveway/private road improvements to improve emergency vehicle access, renovation/replacement of existing restrooms to include ADA compliant restrooms, utility upgrades associated the new volunteer pad and increased restroom use; installation of new or replacement of fencing, gates and signage; picnic tables; benches and interpretive panels.
Availability: The Draft MND can be reviewed at the following locations: County of San Diego, Department of Parks and Recreation, 5500 Overland Avenue, Suite 410, San Diego, CA 92123 or http://www.sdparks.org/content/sdparks/en/AboutUs/Plans/public-review-documents.html. Contact Lorrie Bradley, Project Manager at (858) 966-1379 or Lorrie.Bradley@sdcounty.ca.gov
Comments: Written comments regarding the Draft MND should be directed to Lorrie Bradley, Project Manager, County of San Diego, Department of Parks and Recreation, 5500 Overland Avenue, Suite 410, San Diego, California 92123 or Lorrie.Bradley@sdcounty.ca.gov and must be received no later than October 11, 2019 (public review period September 12, 2019 – October 11, 2019).