General Plan

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Adopted on July 25, 2006
Approved on November 7, 2006 

6th Cycle Housing Element Adopted on September 13, 2022, and Certified by HCD on October 5, 2022

Circulation Element Updated on October 25, 2022



Complete General Plan (warning: large file)
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Each Chapter is available on-line by selecting them from the following list. Adobe Acrobat is required. Warning - some of the files are large. Due to the size of the exhibits, they are provided as separate links under the appropriate Chapter headings.


General Plan

Acknowledgements/Table of Contents/Figures/Tables/Acronyms Development

Chapter 1 - Introduction [PDF]

Figure I1 - Southern California Regional Map [PDF]
Figure I2 - Sphere of Influence (SOI) [PDF]

Chapter 2 - Vision Statement [PDF]

Chapter 3 - Land Use Element [PDF]

Figure LU1 - General Plan Land Use Overview Map [PDF]
Figure LU2 - Index Map [PDF]
Figure LU3 - Statistical Area Map [PDF]
Figure LU4 - Statistical Areas D3, D4, E1-E3 [PDF]
Figure LU5 - Statistical Areas C1, C2, D1, D2 [PDF]
Figure LU6 - Statistical Areas B3, B4, B5 [PDF]
Figure LU7 - Statistical Areas B1, B2 [PDF]
Figure LU8 - Statistical Areas A1-A3 [PDF]
Figure LU9 - Statistical Areas H1-H4 [PDF]
Figure LU10 - Statistical Areas G1, J1-J5, K1, K2 [PDF]
Figure LU11 - Statistical Areas J6, L4 [PDF]
Figure LU12 - Statistical Areas K3, L3, M6 [PDF]
Figure LU13 - Statistical Areas F1, L1, L2, M1-M5 [PDF]
Figure LU14 - Statistical Areas F2-F8 [PDF]
Figure LU15 - Statistical Area N [PDF]
Figure LU16 - Planning Sub-Areas [PDF]
Figure LU17 - Banning Ranch Development Constraints [PDF]
Figure LU18 - West Newport Mesa [PDF]
Figure LU19 - Balboa Peninsula Lido Village/Cannery Village/ McFadden Square [PDF]
Figure LU20 - Balboa Village [PDF]
Figure LU21 - Newport Center/Fashion Island [PDF]
Figure LU22 - Airport Area [PDF]
Figure LU23 - Airport Area Residential Villages Illustrative Concept Diagram [PDF]
Figure LU24 - West Newport [PDF]
Figure LU25 - Old Newport Boulevard [PDF]
Figure LU26 - Mariner's Mile [PDF]
Figure LU27 - Corona del Mar [PDF]

Chapter 4 - Harbor and Bay Element [PDF]

Chapter 5 - Housing Element (Update Adopted September 13, 2022, and Certified October 5, 2022)

Chapter 6 - Historical Resources Element [PDF]

Figure HR1 - Historical Resources [PDF]

Chapter 7 - Circulation Element (Update Adopted October 25, 2022)

Chapter 8 - Recreation Element [PDF]

Figure R1 - Existing Recreational Facilities [PDF]
Figure R2 - Proposed Park and Recreational Facilities [PDF]
Figure R3 - Service Area 1 [PDF]
Figure R4 - Service Area 2 [PDF]
Figure R5 - Service Area 3 [PDF]
Figure R6 - Service Area 4 [PDF]
Figure R7 - Service Area 5 [PDF]
Figure R8 - Service Area 6 [PDF]
Figure R9 - Service Area 7 [PDF]
Figure R10 - Service Area 8 [PDF]
Figure R11 - Service Area 9 [PDF]
Figure R12 - Service Area 10 [PDF]
Figure R13 - Service Area 11 [PDF]

Chapter 9 - Arts and Cultural Element [PDF]

Chapter 10 - Natural Resources Element [PDF]

Figure NR1 - Biological Resources [PDF]
Figure NR2 - Environmental Study Areas [PDF]
Figure NR3 - Coastal Views [PDF]

Chapter 11 - Safety Element [PDF]

Figure S1 - Coastal Hazards [PDF]
Figure S2 - Seismic Hazards [PDF]
Figure S3 - Flood Hazards [PDF]
Figure S4 - Wildfire Hazards [PDF]
Figure S5 - Airport Zones [PDF]

Chapter 12 - Noise Element [PDF]

Figure N1 - Existing Noise Contours (1) [PDF]
Figure N2 - Existing Noise Contours (2) [PDF]
Figure N3 - Existing Noise Contours (3) [PDF]
Figure N4 - Future Noise Contours (1) [PDF]
Figure N5 - Future Noise Contours (2) [PDF]
Figure N6 - Future Noise Contours (3) [PDF]

Chapter 13 - Implementation Program [PDF]

Chapter 14 - Glossary [PDF]

Technical Background Report [PDF]

Questions or Comments?

Please Contact:

Jaime Murillo, AICP, Deputy Community Development Director 

Ben Zdeba, AICP, Principal Planner

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