Resources – Links to Recommended Reading and Viewing
Banning Ranch Recommended Reading
UPDATE—Newport Banning Ranch Coastal Development Permit (CDP) Application:
On November 8, 2013, the Project developer, Newport Banning Ranch (NBR) submitted additional information to the Coastal Commission staff in response to a third Notice of Incomplete Application (NOIA) from the staff.
The NBR CDP Application can be accessed by clicking here.
On December 6, 2013, NBR received their fourth NOIA from Coastal Commission staff.
The NOIA can be accessed by clicking here.
All documents associated with the application (exhibits and attachments) may be accessed by clicking here.
Notice Of Incomplete Application regarding NBR, LLC’s (the developer’s) submittal:
Link to PDF file of NOIA
Revised Coastal Development Permit submitted by NBR, LLC:
Link to Revised Coastal Development Permit submitted by NBR, LLC:
Notice of Incomplete Coastal Development Permit Application:
Link to correspondence from the CCC to the applicant NBR, LLC
Coastal Development Permit Application Documents Now Available For Download:
Link to all documents related to the application
Newport Banning Ranch dEIR
Information and links to the dEIR documents
EQAC – Draft comments on the Banning Ranch dEIR
Synectecology Inc. 2012 Comments on the Banning Ranch DEIR
20 Things to Know About Banning Ranch/Bluff Road/Sunset Ridge Park
View 20 things
Newport Banning Ranch Notice of Preparation
Banning Ranch Notice of Preparation document (NOP).
Newport Banning Ranch Planned Community Development Plan
Newport Banning Ranch Master Site Plan
Newport Banning Ranch Development Plan
Newport Banning Ranch Staff Reports
2008 NBR LLC Development Plan Appendices
Vol 1 – 2008 (file size – 19 MB)
Vol 2 – 2008 (file size – 137 MB)
Vol 3 – 2008 (file size – 147 MB)
Vol 4 – 2008 (file size – 43 MB)
Taylor Woodrow EIR 2000
1995 Banning Ranch Rodent Study
1973 Resolution of Exemption E-7-27-73-144 (Permit for Banning Ranch Oil Operation)
http://banningranchconservancy.org/pdf/banningranch/Resolution of Exemption.pdf
Banning Ranch Recommended Viewing
Bannng Ranch Coyotes at Play (video)
PowerPoint Presentation to Home Owner’s Associations
City of Newport Beach Coastal/Bay Water Quality Presentation – 10/13/2011
Sunset Ridge Recommended Viewing/Reading
Link to all documents related to Sunset Ridge Park
Patrick Mitchell: Santa Ana River Guide
Oscar F. Clarke: Flora of the Santa Ana River and Environs
Fighting Bad Development and Urban Sprawl in the California Courts
Digging up Trouble – The Health Risks of Construction Pollution in California
NCHRP #184 – Citizen’s Guide to Better Solutions for Better Transportation