§ 18756. Criteria for Establishing New or for Expanding Existing Solid Waste Disposal Facilitie...
14 CA ADC § 18756Barclays Official California Code of Regulations
14 CCR § 18756
§ 18756. Criteria for Establishing New or for Expanding Existing Solid Waste Disposal Facilities.
(a) To establish a new solid waste disposal facility or to expand an existing solid waste disposal facility, the county and regional agency shall describe the criteria to be used in the siting process for each facility. The criteria shall include, but not be limited to, a description of the major categories of Environmental Considerations, Environmental Impacts, Socioeconomic Considerations, Legal Considerations, and additional criteria as developed by the county, cities, regional agency and member agencies. The following are examples of criteria that may be considered within those major categories:
(3) Socioeconomic considerations (for example: transportation including local and regional transportation systems, highways and major roadway corridors, rail transportation and corridors, land use including regional and local land uses such as military use, mineral extraction, agriculture, recreation/tourism, compatibility with existing and future land uses, consistency with county general plan(s) and future post-closure uses, economic factors including estimates of development costs and operational costs, etc.);
(c) The countywide Siting Element shall be approved by the county and the cities as described in Public Resources Code section 41721. The regionwide Siting Element shall be approved by the regional agency as described in section 18783(c) of this chapter. The Siting Element shall include: a resolution from each jurisdiction and member agency approving or disapproving of the Siting Element or any proposed amendment to the element; and a record of any jurisdiction or member agency failing to act upon the Siting Element.
Note: Authority cited: Section 40502, Public Resources Code. Reference: Sections 41700, 41701, 41702, 41704 and 50001, Public Resources Code.
1. New section filed 7-15-94; operative 8-15-94 (Register 94, No. 28).
This database is current through 11/24/23 Register 2023, No. 47.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 14, § 18756, 14 CA ADC § 18756
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