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PN-Los Serranos Park Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration �. tsr Irtf 41, Ae NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION NAME OF PROJECT: Los Serranos Neighborhood Park Project NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Chino Hills proposes to adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration for the Los Serranos Neighborhood Park Program project. The Mitigated Negative Declaration addresses a full range of CEQA issues, and has identified potentially significant impacts in the area of biological resources and cultural resources,for which mitigation measures are proposed to reduce these impacts to a less than significant level. The reasons to support such a finding are documented by an Initial Study prepared by the City of Chino Hills. Copies of the Initial Study,the proposed Mitigated Negative Declaration and supporting materials are available for review at the City's administrative office, located at 14000 City Center Drive,Chino Hills,CA 91709. PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Project is a Neighborhood Park on an approximate 6 acre portion of undeveloped land adjacent to Chaparral Neighborhood School.The Park is proposed to be developed by the City of Chino Hills and is envisioned to be a passive neighborhood park and provide the following amenities to the local community: Informal turf play area; Basketball court; Multi-Use Community plaza; Group picnic structures with tables, benches, barbeques; Restroom Building with drinking fountain;Playground area;Perimeter D.G.(decomposed granite)walk with exercise/fitness course stations;Picnic tables. PROJECT LOCATION:The Project is located in the City of Chino Hills,in the southwestern corner of San Bernardino County, California. The project site is an undeveloped portion of the Chaparral Elementary School which is addressed at 4849 Bird Farm Road, Chino Hills,CA. NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that the Draft Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration was available for public review from November 7, 2016 through November 28, 2016. One comment was received during that review period from a resident requesting City funds be spent on sidewalks rather than a park. A response to the comment was sent November 15,2016 explaining that the City continues to move forward with new sidewalks for the Los Serranos neighborhood and that the park is intended to serve the Los Serranos neighborhood. No other comments or communication have been received regarding the Draft Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration. NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that adoption of the Mitigated Negative Declaration which was originally scheduled to take place during a public meeting before the City Council on December 13, 2016 is scheduled to take place during a public meeting before the City Council on June 12,2018. On June 12, 2018,the City Council will also consider the adoption of a Resolution approving the design and plans for the Los Serranos Park Project pursuant to Government Code Section§830.6 and authorizing staff to solicit bids for construction. FOR QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS regarding the Mitigated Negative Declaration, please contact: Jonathan Marshall, Community Services Director, City of Chino Hills, 14000 City Center Drive, Chino Hills, CA 91709, (909) 364-2711 or jmarshall@chinohills.org. DATED: May 31,2018 S/Joann Lombardo, Community Development Director PUBLISH: Chino Hills Champion Saturday,June 2,2018