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Fairfield planners eye subdivisions with 207 units, new fire station

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From page A4 | August 13, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — The Enclave at Red Top, a 143-lot single-family residential subdivision on 22 acres, and Gold Hill 2, a 64-unit single-family subdivision on 8 acres southeast of Red Top Road, go before Fairfield city planning commissioners when they meet Wednesday.

Commissioners will also consider a new $3.8 million fire station the subdivisions developer will build.

Fire Station No. 35 will be built on about 1.5 acres at the intersection of Lopes Road and Red Top Road across from Rodriguez High School. The new station would replace the existing station at 473 Edison Court.

Discovery Builders will receive public facilities credits for the fire station construction that will be applied to the cost of building permits.

The Enclave at Red Top would be located just north of the future Villas at Havenhill apartment complex. Gold Hill 2 is similar to Gold Hill Village under construction at the Interstate 680 and Gold Hill Road interchange.

The subdivision proposals require approval of a General Plan amendment from commercial to residential.

Commissioners meet at 6 p.m. in the Fairfield City Council chamber, 1000 Webster St.

Reach Ryan McCarthy at 427-6935 or rmccarthy@dailyrepublic.net.

 

 

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  • SKAugust 12, 2014 - 6:46 am

    Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm>>Makes sense, that many more people using water. Put this and ALL DEVELOPMENTS on hold until the drought ends!!!!!!!

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  • PornacAugust 12, 2014 - 11:51 am

    Put a hold on babies. Take away their tax deductuion.

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  • just a thoughtAugust 13, 2014 - 6:06 am

    By the time this gets approval and goes through all the red tape so the first mound of dirt can be moved the drought will be long gone.

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  • SKAugust 13, 2014 - 7:35 am

    And if it is not, not a single house should be allowed to be sold or have anyone move into them>>IMO!!

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  • Why not...It's only Taxpayer money..August 12, 2014 - 7:43 am

    Hopefully this new Firestation will get a 50 foot Ladder truck that can be used to respond on traffic accidents.

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  • truth'nAugust 12, 2014 - 9:54 am

    WATER!! WATER!! WATER!! WATER!! WATER!! IF THERE IS NOT ENOUGH WATER FOR US NOW, HOW THE *H* WILL THERE BE WATER FOR THESE PEOPLE AND PLACES???

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  • SKAugust 12, 2014 - 11:52 am

    Exactly!!!! Allow all these new water users in all these new developments and I AM NOT GOING TRY TO SAVE CRAP!!!!!! Postpone all these developments till after the drought is OVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • SamAugust 13, 2014 - 4:40 pm

    All of you nay sayers all have nice new Fire Stations near you. We out here in southern FAIRFIELD have a rat infested warehouse as a temporay firehouse. This barn has been our Firehouse too long now!

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  • truth'nAugust 13, 2014 - 5:53 pm

    If we weren't paying firefighters $100,000 to $200,000 per year we could build new fire stations at will. retirement rip-offs and overtime crooks are stealing from us every day.

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