Planning Commission Recommended Draft General Plan

The Planning Commission adopted Resolution 2019-016 forwarding a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors to certify the EIR and adopt the General Plan.  Board of Supervisors hearings are scheduled to begin on July 30, 2019.  Please note that the Land Use Map (Figure LU-1) is being updated and a new map, including the inserts in the Community Planning Element, will be provided as soon as it is completed.

Planning Commission Edits

The documents below show the changes made by the Planning Commission during their deliberations in May and June, 2019 to the draft general plan approved by the Board of Supervisors in 2016 as the "project description" for preparation of the EIR.  Underlined text is language that was added.  Struck-through text has been deleted.

Land Use Element
Circulation Element
Resource Production Element
Conservation and Open Space Elements
Noise Element
Safety Element
Public Facilities and Services Element
Community Planning Element



Community and Other Plans

Upon adoption of the General Plan the following are rescinded but are provided as reference material:

  • Mokelumne Hill
  • Valley Springs
  • Arnold
  • Avery/Hathaway Pines
  • Murphys/Douglas Flat
  • Rancho Calaveras
  • San Andreas
  • Ebbetts Pass Highway

The following plans apply to specified areas of the County:

  • 2013 Corridor Management Plan - Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway
  • San Andreas SR 49 Commercial Gateway and Corridors Study
  • Calaveras County Airport Land Use Compatibility Plan
  • Saddle Creek Specific Plan
  • Copper Mill Square

The following are drafts of community and other plans that are in process:

  • Murphys SR 4 Complete Streets Plan
  • Valley Springs
  • Copperopolis