Recent Environmental Documents

The following list contains Negative Declarations and Environmental Impact Reports currently or recently circulated for public comment. All files are in PDF format. 

Initial Studies are prepared and circulated in conformance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).  Detailed information on CEQA can be obtained from the State Office of Planning & Research.

Project Title Permit
Type of Document Public Review
Public Review Ends
Paraiso Springs Resort PLN040183 Notice of Completion/Notice of Availability DEIR July 15, 2013 October 4, 2013 (Review period has been extended)
Huckleberry Hill Public Safety Radio Site (County of Monterey Next Generation Telecommunications Network) [California American Water Company - Owner of parcel] PLN100516 Notice of Availablity and Draft EIR July 14, 2014 September 19, 2014 (Review period has been extended)
Carmel Lagoon (County of Monterey) [State of California - Owner of parcels] REF120051 Notice of Prepration (& Scoping Meeting Notice) July 14, 2014 August 15, 2014
Signal Hill LLC (Mehdipour) PLN100338 Notice of Preparation for an EIR February 18, 2015 March 20, 2015
County of Monterey (Moss Landing Community Plan Update) GPZ090005 Notice of Preparation for a Draft EIR April 23, 2015 June 1, 2015
Pebble Beach Company (Inclusionary Housing Project) PLN130447 Notice of Availability & Draft EIR April 30, 2015 June 19, 2015
Martignoni Rocci Tr Et Al (Agrothrive Inc) PLN140624 Initial Study May 13, 2015 June 15, 2015
Moro Cojo Subdivision (Amendment to Final Map) PLN120650 Initial Study (Revised) July 6, 2015 August 5, 2015
Carmel Rio Road LLC (Subdivision) PLN140089 Notice of Preparation for a Draft EIR July 20, 2015 August 19, 2015
Vultaggio Baldassare & Janell Louise Trs PLN140271 Initial Study November 9, 2015 November 30, 2015
Unidad De Fe Y Amor PLN140649 Initial Study November 20, 2015 December 21, 2015

To access the environmental documents related to this project, please follow these steps:

  1.  Go to the Quick Link "Citizen Access - Look up Permits On-line" at
  2.  Click on Search Applications under Planning
  3.  Fill in the Permit Number (PLN) and select the Permit Type (Discretionary), then click Search
  4.  When the result appears, click on the Permit Number (PLN)
  5.  Click on Attachments and select/view documents (Environmental Documents are titled "ENVIRODOCS_PLNXXXXXX" or "DEIR_PLNXXXXXX" or "SEIR_PLNXXXXXX" or "REIR_PLNXXXXXX" or "FEIR_PLNXXXXXX")