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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Supervisors of the County of San Diego will conduct a public hearing on a County-initiated Climate Action Plan and General Plan Amendment.


Date:         February 14, 2018

Time:         9:00 a.m.

Location:    County Administration Center, 1600 Pacific Highway, Room 310, San Diego, California  92101

APPLICANT:  County of San Diego

PROJECT/CASE NUMBER: County of San Diego Climate Action Plan and General Plan Amendment, PDS2015-POD-15-002, PDS2016-GPA-16-007, LOG NO. PDS2016-ER-16-00-003

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The project is the development of a Climate Action Plan (CAP) that will include measures and actions to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the unincorporated County in proportion to the State’s emission reduction goals. The Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (SEIR) provides a program-level analysis of the CAP, its measures, and related actions. It is prepared as a Supplement to the 2011 General Plan Update (2011 GPU) Program EIR and evaluates the CAP, proposed amendments to General Plan Goal Conservation and Open Space (COS) COS-20 and Policy COS-20.1, and proposed revisions to 2011 GPU Program EIR Mitigation Measures Climate Change (CC) CC-1.2, CC-1.7, and CC-1.8).

LOCATION: The project is located within the unincorporated area of San Diego County, which consists of 3,570 square miles in the southwestern corner of the State.

ENVIRONMENTAL STATUS: A Supplemental EIR to the previously certified Environmental Impact Report for the County of San Diego General Plan Update, certified August 3, 2011 (ER 02-ZA-001; SCH 2002111067), has been prepared pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act.

PLANNING COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION: On January 18, 2018, by a vote of 6-1-0-0 (Ayes - 6; Noes - 1, Absent - 0, Abstain - 0), the Planning Commission recommended adoption of Climate Action Plan Option 3 – Residential and Non-residential Development, related findings and actions including the General Plan Amendment, Guidelines for Determining Significance, and Threshold of Significance, as presented in the January 18, 2018 Planning Commission Staff Report, with one revision to CAP measure E-1.2 to create an incentive program for replacement of water heaters in existing homes.

GENERAL INFORMATION: Any interested person may appear at and be heard during this hearing. This public hearing is accessible to individuals with disabilities. If interpreter services for the hearing impaired are needed, contact the American with Disabilities Coordinator at (858) 505-6521, in advance of the meeting so that arrangements may be made.

NOTE: If you challenge the Board’s action in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at a public hearing, or in written correspondence delivered to the Hearing Body at or before the hearing. Rules of the Hearing Body may limit or impose requirements on the submittal of such written correspondence.

For additional information regarding this proposal, contact Donald Chase at (858) 694-3831 or by e-mail at






Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held on February 13, 2018 at 9:00 a.m., Room 310, 1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, California.  Pursuant to the Political Reform Act of 1974, Title 9, Sections 81000 et seq., of the California Government Code, and Title 2, Division 6 of the California Code of Regulations, the San Diego County Board of Supervisors intends to consider approval of amendments to the Conflict of Interest Code for Cardiff School District, Lemon Grove School District, Magnolia Educational & Research Foundation and Olivenhain Municipal Water District.

Positions of the aforementioned agencies designated to file Statements of Economic Interests pursuant to this Code will be incorporated into the Appendix of said proposed Code.

A copy of the proposed Code and the lists of designated employees are available for inspection at 1600 Pacific Highway, Room 402, San Diego, CA  92101, and online at