Murrieta Creek Multi-Use Trail Project



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Lake Elsinore, California, will hold a public hearing on January 25, 2022, at the Lake Elsinore Cultural Center, 183 North Main Street, Lake Elsinore, California, 92530, at 7:00 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. 

Project Name:
Murrieta Creek Multi-Use Trail Project (City Project No. Z10057).

Project Location:

The project is located in the East Lake District in the southern portion of the City of Lake Elsinore, in the western portion of Riverside County. The East Lake District is north of the City’s jurisdictional boundary with the City of Wildomar, south and east of the Lake Elsinore; and west of Interstate 15. Specifically, the project site is located between the northern terminus of Skylark Drive and Stoneman Street and along Como Street to the existing Levee Trail. The project is within unsectioned lands of Township 6 South, Range 4 West of the Lake Elsinore, California U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) topographic survey quadrangle and occurs within Assessor’s Parcel Numbers (APNs) 371-100-020, 371-100-003, 370-120-001, and 370-120-063

 Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND)
A Draft Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND; Environmental Review No. 2021-003) has been prepared pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) for the Murrieta Creek Multi-Use Trail Project (City Project No. Z10057) and is available for public review.

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 Monday, December 20, 2021, and ending on Wednesday, January 19, 2022, during which time responsible agencies, the public, and interested parties are invited to comment on the IS/MND for the proposed project.

Written comments and any questions regarding the project should be directed to:

 Richard J. MacHott, Planning Manager
Community Development Department
City of Lake Elsinore
130 South Main Street
Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
951-674-3124 Ext. 209

Notice of Availability and Intent to Adopt

Draft Initial Study

Appendix A  - Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Technical Analysis
Appendix B -  MSHCP Compliance Report
Appendix C - Archaeological Survey Report
Appendix D - Initial Site Assessment - Part 1
Appendix D - Initial Site Assessment - Part 2
Appendix D - Initial Site Assessment - Part 3
Appendix D - Initial Site Assessment - Part 4
Appendix E - Noise Assessment