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Placer Vineyards Environmental Impact Report (EIR)

Placer Vineyards Specific Plan was approved by the Board of Supervisors on July 16, 2007. The project is located in southwestern Placer County and contains approximately 5,230 acres. Development includes a mixed-use planned community including 14,132 residential units, 274 acres of commercial uses, 919 acres of park and open space land, and 851 acres of quasi-public uses (i.e., public facilities/services, schools, roadways, religious facilities). Public documents for this project and application forms specifically for the Placer Vineyards project are provided below:

Application Forms

Fillable PDF forms are provided below. You can fill these out online, but you will need to print the forms out and submit them along with any required plans to the Planning Services Division:

Implementation Policies and Procedures Manual

Implementation Policies and Procedures Manual (entire document)

Specific Plan-Base Plan

Finance Plan

Addendum to the EIR (2012)

Addendum to the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) to amend the Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program (September 11, 2012)

Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program:

Resolution 2012-211

Supplement to the Final EIR (2007)

In December 2006, the Placer Vineyards Specific Plan Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR), which includes responses to comments on the Revised Draft EIR, and the Partially Recirculated Revised Draft EIR, were both released for public review. In April of 2007, a Second Partially Recirculated Revised Draft EIR was released for public comment to respond to environmental issues that had arisen since the release of the Final EIR. The new information included a discussion of an additional special status species, presentation of a supplemental water supply analysis, additional traffic analysis, and an analysis of the impact of the project on global climate change.

A Supplement to the Final EIR was released for public review on June 22, 2007.

Pages 1-49, 50-94, 95-143, 144-197, 198-261

Second Partially Recirculated Revised Draft EIR (2007)

Partially Recirculated Revised Draft EIR (2006)

Final Environmental Impact Report (2006)

    Revised Draft Environmental Impact Report (2006)

    Findings of Fact and Statement of Overriding Considerations (2007)

    Resolutions and Ordinances

    • Ordinance 5686-B - Amended and Restated Development Agreements for certain properties within the Placer Vineyards Specific Plan (September 11, 2012)
    • Ordinance 5665-B - Amended and Restated Development Agreements for certain properties within the Placer Vineyards Specific Plan (February 14, 2012)
    • Resolution 2012-038 - Addendum to the certified Final Environmental Impact Report for the Placer Vineyards Specific Plan (February 14, 2012)
    • Resolution 2012-039 - Amendments to the Placer Vineyards Specific Plan (February 14, 2012)
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