Jackson Township Specific Plan

Project Summary

The Jackson Township Specific Plan is a proposed master planned community approximately 1,391 acres in size, located south of Mather Field, north of Jackson Road, east of Excelsior Road and generally west of Eagles Nest Road primarily within the Vineyard community, with a small portion north of Kiefer Boulevard within the Cordova community.  Proposed uses include up to 6,143 housing units; 2 million square feet of commercial, office and mixed use development; schools; a fire station and community center; parks; and a large wetland preserve.

The Jackson Township application includes requests to amend various elements of the General Plan, including an amendment to the UPA boundary and amending the Land Use Diagram, Transportation Diagram and Bikeway Master Plan; Community Plan Amendments to amend the Vineyard Community Plan and the Cordova Community Plan; a Zoning Ordinance Amendment and Rezone request for a 575-acre portion of the Plan Area; a Large Lot Tentative Subdivision Map for an approximately 860-acre portion of the Plan Area; adoption of a Development Agreement; approval of an Affordable Housing Plan, and; adoption of a Public Facilities Financing Plan.  

​Project Status

The Notice of Preparation (NOP) was issued on August 5, 2013 and the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) was published on September 16, 2019. The County is accepting public comments on the DEIR through October 31, 2019. CPAC meetings are anticipated to be held in October and November 2019. A Planning Commission hearing on the DEIR will be scheduled in Fall 2019. 

Project Documents

All other project materials can be found in the Planning Projects Viewer​


Office of Planning and Environmental Review
Jessica Lynch, Senior Planner, (916) 874-8379
lynchje@sacco​​un​ty.net ​

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