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County of Santa Barbara PLANNING COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CASE NUMBER: 20TEX-00000-00003 DATE OF HEARING: July 8, 2020 SUBJECT: Foxen Petroleum Pipeline Project Time Extension Hearing on the request of TerraCore Operating Company to consider Case No. 20TEX-00000-00003, [application filed on January 16, 2020] for the following:  Grant a one-year time extension (Case No. 20TEX-00000-00003) to six years from the date of project approval to March 11, 2021 for Case No. 12DVP-00000-00005 for the construction and operation of a 2.9-mile pipeline system along Foxen Canyon Road in compliance with County Land Use and Development Code Sections 35.52.080 and 35.82.080, on property zoned Ag-I, Ag-II, M-1, CN, and 7-R-1; and  Determine that the previously adopted Environmental Impact Report (EIR) (Case No.13EIR-00000-00002) is adequate environmental review for Case No. 20TEX-00000-00003 pursuant to Section 15162 of the State Guidelines for Implementation of the California Environmental Quality Act. There are no new significant environmental impacts as a result of this time extension request. Environmental Impact Report 13EIR-00000-00002 identified significant effects on the environment for Biological Resources and Water Resources. The EIR and all documents referenced may be reviewed by contacting the project planner, Ms. Jacquelynn Ybarra at if otherwise unavailable at the Planning and Development Department offices located at 123 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, and 624 West Foster Road, Suite C, Santa Maria. The application involves Assessor Parcel Numbers 129-180-015, -013, -007, -008, 129-100-025, -014, -015, -034, -035, -036, 129-090-021, -032, -037, -038, 129-080-006, -007, 129-090-016, -033, and 129-040-010, and -015 located in northern Santa Barbara County between TerraCore’s (formerly ERG’s) Cantin Tank Battery on Foxen Canyon Road and Santa Maria Mesa Road in the Garey area, Fifth Supervisorial District. The Planning Commission hearing begins at 9:00 a.m. The order of items listed on the agenda is subject to change by the Planning Commission. The staff analysis of the proposal may be viewed at Planning and Development Department’s website, located at prior to the hearing. For further information about the project, please contact the project planner, Ms. Jacquelynn Ybarra at If you challenge the project in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in correspondence to the Planning Commission prior to the public hearing. IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING PUBLIC PARTICIPATION Based on guidance from the California Department of Public Health and the California Governor's Stay at Home Executive Order N-33-20, issued on March 19, 2020, to protect the health and well-being of all Californian’s and to establish consistency across the state in order to slow the spread of COVID-19, the Santa Barbara County Planning Commission hearings will no longer provide in-person participation. The County has established alternative methods of participation in the Santa Barbara County Planning Commission hearings, pursuant to the California Governor’s Executive Order N-29-20, issued on March 17, 2020, which states:  Providing an opportunity to “observe and address the meeting telephonically or otherwise electronically,” alone, meets the participation requirement; and  “Such a body need not make available any physical location from which members of the public may observe the meeting and offer public comment.” The following alternative methods of participation are available to the public: 1. You may observe the live stream of the County Planning Commission meetings on (1) Local Cable Channel 20, (2) online at:; or (3) YouTube at: 2. If you wish to make a general public comment or to comment on a specific agenda item, the following methods are available:  Distribution to the County Planning Commission - Submit your comment via email prior to 12:00 p.m. on the Monday prior to the Commission hearing. Please submit your comment to the Recording Secretary at Your comment will be placed into the record and distributed appropriately.  Read into the record at the meeting – Submit your comment limited to 250 words or less via email to the Recording Secretary at prior to the close of public comment on the agenda item the comment is related to, unless otherwise directed by the Chair. Please state in your email that you would like this “read into the record.” Every effort will be made to read your comment into the record, but some comments may not be read out loud at the hearing due to time limitations. Comments timely received will be placed into record and distributed appropriately.  Video and Teleconference Public Participation – to participate via Zoom, please pre-register for the meeting using the registration link provided on the Planning Commission Agenda for the applicable hearing date. Planning Commission Agendas are available on the Planning and Development website at When: July 8, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Topic: County Planning Commission 07/08/2020 After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. The Commission’s rules on hearings and public comment, unless otherwise directed by the Chair, remain applicable to each of the participation methods listed above.