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Posted by: News_Desk on 03/23/2017 01:53 PM Updated by: News_Desk on 03/23/2017 01:53 PM
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Notice Of Intent To Adopt A Negative Declaration: Tentative Parcel Map For West Point Dollar General

West Point, CA...Lead Agency: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249 2016-002 Tentative Parcel Map for West Point Dollar General: The applicant is requesting approval of a Tentative Parcel Map to divide a 4.42-acre parcel into two (2) separate legal parcels. The vacant property has a General Plan land use designation of Commercial Center and is zoned C2 (General Commercial). The project will be accessed via a proposed access and public utilities easement extending from an existing driveway on Highway 26. In addition, the applicant has made a request for a road modification to reduce the standards for on-site road improvements required by the County Road Ordinance. The initial study addresses potential project related impacts to transportation/traffic only. The subject property is located at on Highway 26 in West Point. APN: 008-016-009 is a portion of Block 4, Lot 12, Por. Lot 3.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras County Planning Department has prepared a Negative Declaration, pursuant to the requirements of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), for the above described project.

PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD: A 20 day public review period for the Negative Declaration will commence on March 22, 2017 through April 10, 2017 for interested individuals and public agencies to submit written comments on the document. Any written comments on the Negative Declaration must be received at the above address within the public review period. Comments can also be made during the public hearing. Copies of the Negative Declaration and Initial Study are available for review at the above address or by contacting the Gina Kathan in the Planning Department.

Pursuant to Government Code 65009, if anyone challenges the above listed issues in a court of law, the challenge may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raise at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Commission, at or prior to, the public hearing. You are welcome to review the application at the Calaveras County Planning Department during normal working hours, 8:00 a. m. to 4:00 p. m., Monday through Friday except county holidays. Copies of the project file and staff report can be purchased at the Planning Department for the cost of making the copies.

Published: March 22, 2017 VSN

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Oh Boy
Posted on: 2017-03-24 03:16:56   By: Anonymous
They are like hangers. They multiply when you're not looking. I can't imagine their big semi's on those narrow roads.
In Bulhead City there were so many there, in close proximity to each other. Now they are all boarded up.
Is this what the people want for their community?

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    Re: Oh Boy
    Posted on: 2017-03-25 09:45:47   By: Anonymous

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    Re: Oh Boy
    Posted on: 2017-03-25 09:47:45   By: Anonymous
    I'd rather see a restaurant of some kind, or one of those combination micro fast food outlets..
    Our local kids could use some starter jobs and the convince would be nice.
    Especially considering there's 2 Dollar stores within 15 minutes already...

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      Re: Oh Boy
      Posted on: 2017-03-25 10:09:49   By: Anonymous
      Great Suggestion.

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      Re: Oh Boy
      Posted on: 2017-03-28 01:07:02   By: Anonymous
      I think there are many people (including me) who aren't really able to easily cross the canyon and have limited resourses for gas, so the Dollar General would be a God-send.
      I think it woukd be wonderful to have a place handy for toiletries, medicines and the like.
      And please b e realistic about there being several. It just wouldnt happen. And west point coukd really use some new life, IMHO.
      I believe it would be a blessing for many, and I, for one, will be terribly disappointed if it falls through.

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Dollar Store
Posted on: 2017-03-25 11:32:31   By: Anonymous
Dollar Stores are not a good neighbor in our communities. The profits do not stay here, the intent is to displace the small local stores, the increased truck traffic will be a hazard on our small highway.
I have found that their pricing is deceptive and their products mostly cheaply made imports.

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    Re: Dollar Store
    Posted on: 2017-03-25 15:54:17   By: Anonymous
    I am looking forward to a better quality store in our area than the two very poorly run stores in the town of West Point. Bring it on, and watch it grow.

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      Re: Dollar Store
      Posted on: 2017-03-26 07:17:48   By: Anonymous
      Will it be a specialty $ store catering to those above board cannabis growers?

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        Re: Dollar Store
        Posted on: 2017-03-26 12:37:43   By: Anonymous
        As a person on a fixed income I would welcome Dollar General. Paying double for everything is really a hardship for me. The trucks are coming here already.

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          Re: Dollar Store
          Posted on: 2017-03-26 14:21:58   By: Anonymous
          Dollar General will NOT save you any money. They lure you in with sale prices and then rip you off once inside. Their cheap stuff is pure junk. They are not Dollar Stores...

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      Re: Dollar Store
      Posted on: 2017-03-28 01:08:25   By: Anonymous
      I feel the same!

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-03-28 12:41:48   By: Anonymous
You are all idiots.... All the Hindus do is take advantage and send your money to another country.... I heard Rick tell a guy. It's not about what they want... It's about what they need so I can charge what I want...

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