Growth Plan

The City of Soledad proposes expanding its Sphere of Influence. Additionally, the County and City propose, through an agreement, to work cooperatively to jointly plan for new growth. As part of this process the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) will be involved.

LandWatch Position: Closely Monitoring
Project Status: Partially Approved

Quick Facts

  • The agreement is proceeding through the City of Soledad and the County of Monterey.
  • The Sphere of Influence is proposed for expansion.
  • The City of Soledad and County of Monterey are working together cooperatively.

Project Status

  • The Board of Supervisors approved a Memorandum of Agreement in March 2016. (1.39M PDF)
  • County staff recommended approval of the Memorandum of Agreement via a Staff Report in March 2016. (133K PDF)
  • Details about the actual Sphere of Influence Boundaries are still in the planning process.

Project Location Map

This map shows planning area and
sphere of influence for the City of Soledad.

Full Size Map (816K PDF)
Credit: County of Monterey Staff Report (March 2016)

Resources at Risk

  • To be determined after further analysis.

LandWatch Involvement

  • No letters have been written yet.

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