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Rio d'Oro Specific Plan Draft EIR Released

Monday, October 06, 2014/Categories: News & Announcements

The Rio d'Oro Specific Plan Draft Environment Impact Report (EIR) is now The Rio d’Oro Specific Plan Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) is now available for public review and comment. The public comment period extends to November 21 with a Planning Commission hearing on November 13, 2014. A link to the Draft EIR can be found at:

The proposed Rio d'Oro Specific Plan encompasses approximately 689 acres, with 413 developed acres (including developed parkland) and 276 acres to remain in environmental conservation and scenic open space.  Proposed land uses include residential, 248,000 square feet of commercial, public facility, park and open space, and environmental conservation. Up to 2,700 residential units are proposed at a variety of densities ranging from low density single-family residences (from 3 units/acre) to high density multi-family development (up to 30 units/acre).

The project site is located south of the City of Oroville, and west of the unincorporated community of Palermo, on State Highway 70.

If you have any questions, please contact Pete Calarco via email or via phone at 530.538.2167

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