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Final General Plan

Adoption Hearing Documents
City Council
Workshop Dec. 4, 2014 Presentation

Planning Commission Adoption Hearing
Planning Commission Staff Presentation (Dec. 8, 2014)
Planning Commission Report (updated Dec. 5, 2014)
Exhibit A, Land Use Change Requests (updated Dec. 5, 2014)
Exhibit B, Land Use and Circulation Map (updated Dec. 5, 2014)
Exhibit C, City Council Resolution No. 2012-150
Exhibit D, Draft Master Environmental Impact Report (DMEIR SCH NO. 2012111015) ( refer to DMEIR below )
Exhibit E, Final Master Environmental Impact Report (FMEIR)
Appendix 1 of the FMEIR
Appendix 2 of the FMEIR
Appendix 3 of the FMIER
Exhibit F, Revised General Plan, December 2014 (this version was superseded by the adopted Plan) 
Exhibit G, Redline General Plan
Exhibit H, Errata Sheet for Redline General Plan
Exhibit I, General Plan Comment Letters
Table of Contents (Comment Letters)
1. Comments 1-25
2. Comments 26-50
3. Comments 51-75
4. Comments 76-100
5. Comments 101-125
6. Comments 126-150
7. Comments 151-175
8. Comments 176-193
Exhibit J, Frequently Asked Questions

"Redline" General Plan (highlights changes made between the July 2, 2014 draft and the December 2014 draft)

Table of Changes (table that lists changes made between the July 2, 2014 draft and the December 2014 draft)

Public Comments
Public Comments received from December 9, 2013 to May 28, 2013

Draft Master EIR Documents 
Notice of Availability Draft Master Environmental Report for Draft General Plan (Aug. 24, 2014)
Public Notice for the NOP (Nov. 8, 2012)
Notice of Preparation Initial Study (Nov. 6, 2012)
Draft MEIR Sections
   Table of Contents
   Introduction
   Executive Summary
   Project Description
   General Environmental Settings
   Environmental Impact Analysis
   Aesthetics
   Agricultural
   Air Quality
   Biological Resources
   Cultural Resources
   Geo 
   Greenhouse Gases
   HazMat
   HWQ
   Land Use
   Noise
   Population and Housing
   Public Services 
   Transportation
   Utilities
   Energy
   Other CEQA
   Alternatives
   EFNS
   Information Resources

Draft MEIR Appendices
     Appendix A - Notice of Preparation and Scoping
          A-1 Notice of Preparation and Initial Study
          A-2 Public Notice of NOP and Scoping Meeting
          A-3 Comments Received on Notice of Preparation and Initial Study
        A-4 Scoping Meeting Sign-In Sheet
        A-5 Scoping Meeting Transcript
     Appendix B - Air Quality
        B-1 Criteria Pollutant Modeling
     Appendix C - Biological Resources
        C-1 Vegetation Communities Mapping
        C-2 CNPS Inventory of Rare Endangered Plants
        C-3 California Natural Diversity Database
     Appendix D - Cultural Resources
        D-1 Palaeontological Resources Review
        D-2 Native American Consultation
     Appendix E - Geology and Soils
        E-1 Geologic Hazards Investigation
     Appendix F - Greenhouse Gases
        F-1 Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions and Modeling Results
        F-2 Greenhouse Gas Reduction Plan
     Appendix G - Storm Drainage
        G-1 Storm Drainage Technical Report
     Appendix H - Transportation
        H-1 Roadway Classification
        H-2 Existing Number of Lanes
        H-3 AM Peak Hour Volumes and LOS
        H-4 PM Peak Hour Volumes and LOS
        H-5 Traffic Analysis Zones and Model Inputs
        H-6 Roadway Functional Classifications
        H-7 Planned Roadway Number of Lanes
        H-8 AM Peak Hour Volumes and LOS - Existing + Project
        H-9 PM Peak Hour Volumes and LOS - Existing + Project
        H-10 AM Peak Hour Volumes and LOS - Cumulative
        H-11 PM Peak Hour Volumes and LOS - Cumulative
        H-12 Other Exhibits
     Appendix I - Noise
        I-1 Noise Modeling
     Appendix J - Utilities and Services Systems
        J-1 Wastewater Technical Report

Background Reports/Documents
Joe Minicozzi Presentation: The dollars and sense of development (Sept. 5, 2013)
City Council Workshop: Proposition 218 (Oct. 3,2013)
City Council Workshop: Water Supply & Service (Jan. 24, 2013)
Presentation to Planning Commission: Parks, Open Space and Schools (March 20, 2013)
Healthy Communities Presentation (Feb. 13, 2013)
Public Comment Compilation (Feb. 13, 2013)
EIR Scoping Meeting Presentation (Nov. 27, 2012)
Planning Commission Presentation: Urban Form (Nov. 12, 2012)
Draft Land Use Map/Diagram (for Initiation Purposes) (Aug. 9, 2012)
Fresno General Plan Initiation Review Plan (Aug. 9, 2012)
Approved and Recorded Residential Lot Summary (table) (April 19, 2012)
Approved Tentative Residential Lot Breakdown (table) (April 19, 2012)
Residential Planned Vacant Land Available for Development Map (April 19, 2012)
Staff Response to City Council Inquiry (April 16, 2012)
Alternative Scenario Impacts (includes Alternative E) (April 5, 2012)
Alternative Scenario Impacts
(April 5, 2012)
Alternative Presentation made to the City Council on April 5, 2012
New Policy Initiatives (April 3, 2012)
Plan Alternative Selection, Report to the City Council (April 3, 2012)
General Plan Rapid Fire Scenarios (April 3, 2012)
Rapid Fire Technical Summary(April 3, 2012)
Summary Comparison of Three Evaluations(April 3, 2012)
Fiscal Impact Analysis of Concept Alternatives(March 16, 2012) 
Alternatives Packet Revised (Feb. 12, 2012)
Module #1 (Development Code; Administration)
(Jan. 2012)
Preliminary Plan Alternatives (Dec. 22, 2011)

Working Papers
Working Paper #5 (Resource Conservation) (Nov. 30, 2011)
Working Paper #4 (Transportation) (Nov. 14, 2011)
Working Paper #3 (Healthy Communities) (Nov. 9, 2011)
Working Paper #2 (Urban Form) (Oct. 12, 2011)
Working Paper #1 (Economic Development) (Sept. 11, 2011)

Reports/Interviews
Existing Conditions Report (Map Atlas) (Aug. 2011)
Community Telephone Survey Results (Aug. 2011)
Issues and Options Report (Aug. 2011)
Community Leaders Report (Dec. 2010)

Community Meetings/Hearings

City Council Hearings
December 11, 2014 Adoption Hearing Presentation
December 4, 2014 Workshop Presentation | Council Handout
August 23, 2012 Plan Initiation PresentationPlan Initiation Plan
April 5, 2012 Preferred Plan Alternative Selection Report Presentation Letters Submitted to Council Alternative Impact Scenarios Alternative Impact Scenarios with Alternative E
November 30, 2011 Presentation (joint hearing with the Planning Commission)

Planning Commission Hearings
December 8, 2014 Adoption Hearing Presentation 
October 3, 2013 Development Code Update Presentation
May 8, 2013 Public Utilities and Services | Economic Development and Fiscal Sustainability
March 20, 2013 Parks, Open Space and Schools Presentation
February 13, 2013 Healthy Communities Presentation
January 23, 2013 Urban Form and Land Use PresentationNoise and Safety PresentationHistoric Preservation Presentation | Resource Conservation
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 Transportation Presentation
November 14, 2012 Urban Form Presentation
August 8, 2012 Plan Initiation Review (joint meeting with the GPCC)
March 21, 2012 Preferred Alternative Selection
January 11, 2012 
Presentation Commission Handouts
September 7, 2011 Presentation

General Plan Citizens Committee
November 24, 2014 Agenda
September 29, 2014 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation
August 8, 2012 Plan Initiation Review (joint meeting with Planning Commission)
July 10, 2013 Agenda
May 29, 2012 Agenda
May 22, 2012 Agenda
May 14, 2012 AgendaPresentation
May 8, 2012 AgendaPresentation
May 1, 2012 Agenda
April 3, 2012 AgendaNew Policy Initiatives
March 19, 2012 Alternatives Presentation (joint public community meeting)
March 13, 2012 Alternatives Analysis Report (joint public community meeting)
February 28, 2012 Presentation (Committee Survey)
January 17, 2012 Agenda
January 7, 2012 Presentation (Workshop)
December 14, 2011 Presentation (Preliminary Plan Alternatives)
November 30, 2011 Presentation (Resource Conservation)
November 14, 2011 Presentation (Transportation)
November 9, 2011 Presentation (Healthy Communities)
October 26, 2011 Presentation (Urban Form, Part II)
October 12, 2011 Presentation (Urban Form, Part I)
September 14, 2011 Presentation (Economic Development)
August 31, 2011 Presentation (Overview)

Community Meetings
October 8, 2014 Council District 2 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation
October 6, 2014 Council District 7 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation 
October 1, 2014 Council District 1 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation
September 29, 2014 Council District 6 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation
September 23, 2014 Council District 4 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation
September 22, 2014 Council District 5 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation
October 2, 2014 Council District 3 Draft General Plan Overview Presentation
August 9, 2012 Plan Initiation Review
March 19, 2012 (Alternatives Analysis Report; joint General Plan Citizens Committee meeting)
March 6, 2012 Community Response Survey
January 24, 2012 Presentation (Conceptual Plan Alternatives)
January 11, 2012 Presentation (Preliminary Conceptual Alternatives)
December 8, 2011 Presentation (Resource Conservation)
November 21, 2011 Presentation (Transportation)
November 10, 2011 Presentation (Healthy Communities)
November 1, 2011 Presentation (Urban Form Part II)
October 18, 2011 Presentation (Urban Form, Part I)
September 20, 2011 Presentation (Economic Development)
September 15, 2011 Presentation (Orientation & Vision)
September 7, 2011 Presentation (Planning Commission Workshop)

2025 Fresno General Plan 
2025 Fresno General Plan (entire document)  

Individual Sections
Preface and Table of Contents
Chapter 1, Purpose and Goals of the General Plan
Chapter 2, Need for the General Plan Update/Process
Chapter 3, Organization of the General Plan
Chapter 4, Plan Elements
   A. Implementation Element
   B. Regional Cooperation Element
   C. Urban Form Element
   D. Economic Development Element
   E. Public Facilities Element
   F. Open Space/Recreation Element
   G. Resource Conservation Element
   H. Noise Element
   I. Safety Element
Appendices

2008 Housing Element
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Housing Needs & Population
Chapter 3. Land available for Housing
Chapter 4. Constraints to Housing Production
Chapter 5.2002-2007 Housing Program Accomplishments
Chapter 6. 2008-2013 Goals, Policies & Programs
Chapter 7. Public Participation
Appendices, ind CEQA & Resolutions for adoption
Site Inventory
State HCD Approval Letter, March 3, 2009