Bamiyan Marketplace Project



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission of the City of Lake Elsinore, California, will hold a Public Hearing on February 1, 2022 at the Lake Elsinore Cultural Center, 183 North Main Street, Lake Elsinore, California, 92530, at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, to consider the Draft Mitigated Negative Declaration and the proposed project, as described below.

ALL INTERESTED PERSONS are hereby invited to attend this Public Hearing to present written information, express opinions or otherwise present evidence in the above matter. If you wish to legally challenge any action taken by the City on the above matter, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else at the Public Hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the City prior to or at the Public Hearing.

A Draft Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND; Environmental Review No. 2019-04) has been prepared pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) for the Bamiyan Marketplace Project (Planning Application No. 2019-07, Tentative Tract Map No. 37578, Conditional Use Permit No. 2019-03), Commercial Design Review No. 2019-05, and Uniform Sign Program No. 2019-01) and is available for public review.

Project Location:
The approximately 12.60-acre project site consists of two parcels (Assessor’s Parcel Numbers 381-320-023 and 381-320-020) located at the northwest corner of Grand Avenue and State Route 74/Ortega Highway.

Public Review Period
The City is the Lead Agency under CEQA for this project and is holding a 30-day public review period on the Draft IS/MND beginning on Friday, December 17, 2021, and ending on Monday, January 17, 2022, during which time responsible agencies, the public, and interested parties are invited to comment on the IS/MND for the proposed project. 

Notice of Availability and Intent to Adopt

Draft Initial Study/Mitigation Negative Declaration 

Appendix A - Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Analysis Report
Appendix B - Appendix to Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Analysis Report
Appendix C – Burrowing Owl Habitat Assessment and MSHCP Consistency Analysis
Appendix D – Cultural Resources Survey Report
Appendix E – Geotechnical Engineering and Percolation Testing Report
Appendix F - Regulatory/Historical Review and Environmental Opinion
Appendix G - Project-Specific Water Quality Management Plan - Part 1
Appendix G - Project-Specific Water Quality Management Plan - Part 2
Appendix H - Preliminary Drainage Study
Appendix I - Revised Noise Impact Analysis
Appendix J – Traffic Analysis
Appendix K – VMT Analysis
Appendix L - Dry Utility Profile Report