A public hearing will be held before the Board of Supervisors of the County of Kern on June 29, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chambers of the Board of Supervisors, First Floor, Kern County Administrative Center, 1115 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, California, to consider the following request:
The application and proceedings are designated as: Cancellation of Land Use Restrictions, Land Conservation Act, Agricultural Preserve No. 3 (Zoning Map No. 120) and Contract Amending Land Use Contract
The name of the applicant is: Hydrogen Energy California, LLC by Manatt, Phelps, and Phillips, LLP (PP09271)
The approximate location of the property subject to said proposal is: South side of Adohr Road, west of Tupman Road, northwest of Tupman
The request to be considered is: Cancellation of a an approximate 491-acre portion of a Land Use Contract within Agricultural Preserve No. 3
This Board has found the project to be categorically exempt from the requirement for preparation of environmental documents pursuant to Section 15271 of the State CEQA Guidelines.
Persons seeking additional information on this matter should contact Kathe Malouf, Supervising Planner ((661) 862-8948) with the Planning Department. We encourage the submittal of written comments by June 9, 2010, so that those comments may be considered when Staff formulates its recommendation; however, written comments may be submitted anytime prior to, or at, the public hearing. Written comments may be sent to the Kern County Planning Department at 2700 “M” Street, Suite 100, Bakersfield, CA 93301.