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April 19, 2012
City Hosts EIR Scoping Meeting

On Tuesday, April 17, the City of Fresno hosted the EIR scoping meeting.  During this public meeting, the City and consultant team delivered a brief overview of CEQA and its processes as they pertain to the proposed project and community members provided comments regarding the scope and content of the EIR. 

         To see a video of the proceedings, click here.
         To see the PowerPoint presentations, click here.

April 18, 2012
EIR Notice of Preparation (NOP) Released for Public Review

The Notice of Preparation (NOP) has been sent to the relevant agencies, kicking off the environmental review of the Fulton Corridor Specific Plan (FCSP), the Downtown Neighborhoods Community Plan (DNCP), and the Downtown Development Code (DDC).  The NOP is a brief notice sent by the City to notify the responsible agencies, trustee agencies, involved federal agencies, and the public that the City is preparing an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for these documents.  The purpose of the NOP is to solicit guidance from those agencies and individuals regarding the scope and content of the environmental information to be included in the EIR.  The EIR must be completed and certified before the City Council may cadopte the FCSP, DNCP, and the DDC.     

          To view the NOP, please click here.

December 14, 2011
DNCAC INITIATES FORMAL ADOPTION PROCESS

During the December 13, 2011 Downtown Neighborhoods Community Advisory Committee (DNCAC) meeting, the DNCAC voted unanimously to initiate the formal adoption process of the Downtown Neighborhoods Community Plan (DNCP) and the Downtown Development Code. 

The formal adoption process for the Fulton Corridor Specific Plan (FCSP) was initiated by the Fulton Corridor Specific Plan Community Advisory Committee (FCSPCAC) during the November 8, 2011 FCSPCAC meeting.

This adoption process includes the generation of the Environmental Impact Report/Statement, which must be completed and certified before the City Council may consider adoption of the DNCP, the FCSP, and the Downtown Development Code. 

November 10, 2011
FCSPCAC INITIATES FCSP FORMAL ADOPTION PROCESS

FULTON CORRIDOR SPECIFIC PLAN

During the November 8, 2011 Fulton Corridor Specific Plan Community Advisory Committee (FCSPCAC), the FCSPCAC voted unanimously to initiate the formal FCSP adoption process, including kicking off the Environmental Review Report (EIR).  The EIR must be completed and certified before the City Council may consider adoption of the Fulton Corridor Specific Plan.  Click here to see a video of the proceedings.

DOWNTOWN NEIGHBORHOODS COMMUNITY PLAN

The next meeting of the Downtown Neighborhoods Community Advisory Committee (DNCAC), where it is anticipated the DNCAC will make the recommendation to initiate the formal DNCP adoption process, will occur:

           Tuesday, December 13
           Time and location TBD

OTHER INFORMATION

To see meeting minutes, documents, and other resources, please click on below links:

Fulton Corridor Specific Plan Community Advisory Committee (FCSPCAC)
Downtown Neighborhoods Community Plan Community Advisory Committee (DNCAC)
To see videos of previous public meetings, please click here

Please direct comments to downtownplans@fresno.gov. More information about upcoming meetings and key dates is at 621-PLAN. Also, a hard copy of the Code is available for public review between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on business days at the City Clerk's Office on the 2nd floor of City Hall.


November 3, 2011
PUBLIC REVIEW OF FCSP, DNCP, AND CODE CONTINUES

FULTON CORRIDOR SPECIFIC PLAN

On November 1, 2011, the Fulton Corridor Specific Plan Community Advisory Committee (FCSPCAC) held the third of four public meetings review the public draft FCSP and the accompanying Downtown Development Code.  Click here to see a video of the proceedings.  The next meeting, where it is anticipated that the FCSPCAC will make the recommendation to initiate the formal FCSP adoption process, will occur:

          Tuesday, November 8, 5:30 - 7:30pm
          Fresno City Hall
          City Council Chambers
          2600 Fresno Street, Fresno, CA

DOWNTOWN NEIGHBORHOODS COMMUNITY PLAN

The next meeting of the Downtown Neighborhoods Community Advisory Committee (DNCAC),where public review of the DNCP and the Downtown Development Code continues, will occur:

          Tuesday, December 13
          Time and location TBD

It is anticipated the DNCAC will make the recommendation to initiate the formal DNCP adoption process at this meeting. 

OTHER INFORMATION

To see meeting minutes, documents, and other resources, please click on below links:

Fulton Corridor Specific Plan Community Advisory Committee (FCSPCAC)
Downtown Neighborhoods Community Plan Community Advisory Committee (DNCAC)
To see videos of previous public meetings, please click here