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File #: 22-00723    Version: 1
Type: Administrative Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 8/5/2022 In control: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
On agenda: 8/16/2022 Final action: 8/16/2022
Title: Consider recommendations regarding the exclusive right to negotiate for the County's acquisition of an administrative office building located at 315 W. Haley Street in Santa Barbara, First District, as follows: a) Elect to extend the term of the Exclusive Negotiations Agreement between the County of Santa Barbara ("County") and PathPoint ("Owner") for an additional period of six months, which will grant the County exclusive rights to negotiate with the Owner for the acquisition of real property and enable County staff to continue applying for competitive grant funds and/or other financing for that acquisition, and direct staff to notify Owner of such election; and b) Determine that the proposed action is exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to CEQA Guidelines section 15004(b)(4), finding that the actions consist only of a pre-approval or preliminary agreement that: conditions any further agreement on compliance with CEQA; does not bind any party or com...
Sponsors: BEHAVIORAL WELLNESS DEPARTMENT, GENERAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Attachments: 1. Board Letter, 2. Attachment 1 - Exclusive Negotiations Agreement, 3. Attachment 2 - CEQA Notice of Exemption, 4. Minute Order

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Consider recommendations regarding the exclusive right to negotiate for the County's acquisition of an administrative office building located at 315 W. Haley Street in Santa Barbara, First District, as follows:

 

a) Elect to extend the term of the Exclusive Negotiations Agreement between the County of Santa Barbara (“County”) and PathPoint (“Owner”) for an additional period of six months, which will grant the County exclusive rights to negotiate with the Owner for the acquisition of real property and enable County staff to continue applying for competitive grant funds and/or other financing for that acquisition, and direct staff to notify Owner of such election; and

 

b) Determine that the proposed action is exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to CEQA Guidelines section 15004(b)(4), finding that the actions consist only of a pre-approval or preliminary agreement that: conditions any further agreement on compliance with CEQA; does not bind any party or commit the County to any definite course of action prior to CEQA compliance; does not restrict the County or any lead or responsible agency from considering any feasible mitigation measures and alternatives, including the “no project” alternative; and does not restrict the County or any lead or responsible agency from denying the project.