NOTICE OF INTENT AND NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BEFORE THE
Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration and Notice of
Public Hearing to consider an application by James Corbett (Developer) for the
property, commonly known as the Walnut 10 Project. The development consists
of a ten (10) acre parcel, APN 038-050-019, and is located at the north end of
Walnut Lane on the east side of the street. The property has an abandoned
almond orchard. The Developer is seeking the following approvals:
1. Adoption of a Mitigated Negative Declaration.
2. Tentative Map to subdivide a ten (10) acre parcel into fifty-four (54) lots;
fifty-two (52) single-family lots and two (2) duplex lots.
3. Rezoning the parcel to add a Planned Development (PD) Overlay zone
and approve a PD Permit to allow the average lot size to be less than
7,000 square feet and lot widths less than 70 feet for corner lots and 60
feet for interior lots.
On May 26, 2020 the Planning Commission, at a noticed public hearing,
reviewed the above-mentioned entitlements. At the conclusion of the hearing the
Planning Commission by a vote of 6 to 1 recommended the City Council approve
the above-mentioned entitlements.
The above-mentioned entitlements will be reviewed by the City Council in the
City Council Chambers, at 318 First Street, on or after the hour of 6:30 p.m on July 7, 2020.
The purpose of the public hearing will be to provide citizens an opportunity to
make their comments on the proposed project. If you are unable to attend the
public hearing, you may direct written comments to the City of Winters,
Community Development Department, 318 First Street, Winters, CA 95694 to
firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, the staff report will be available on
the City’s website on July 2, 2020.
If you wish to challenge the decision of this project in court, pursuant to
Government Code section 65009, you may be limited to raising only those issues
you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in
written correspondence delivered to the City of Winters at or prior to the public
If you plan on attending the public hearing and need a special accommodation
because of a sensory or mobility impairment/disability, please contact Tracy
Jensen, City Clerk, (530) 795-4910, extension 102 to arrange for those
accommodations to be made.