October 2019 Public Meetings
State Parks will be holding three public meetings in Ridgecrest, Lancaster, and Bakersfield to provide updates on the revision of the General Plan for Red Rock Canyon State Park. At these open-house style meetings, the planning team will present the Revised Plan Concept for the update to the General Plan, and continue to solicit feedback from interested stakeholders and agencies.
Attendees will have the opportunity to visit display stations, review materials that describe the Revised Plan Concept, ask questions, and provide input. The open houses will be identical in content and format, and materials from the meetings will be available after the meetings are concluded on the project website. Meeting dates and locations are presented below.
Open House #1
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Historical Society of the Upper Mojave Desert
230 W. Ridgecrest Boulevard, Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Open House #2
Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
University of Antelope Valley Grand Ballroom
44055 Sierra Highway, Lancaster, CA 93534
Open House #3
Friday, October 25, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott
3601 Marriott Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93308
Meeting facilities are accessible to people with disabilities. If you need specific accommodations, please call Katie Metraux at 916-708-3485.
March 2019 Public Meetings
On March 26th and 27th, 2019, California State Parks held public meetings in Ridgecrest and Lancaster to discuss the revision of the General Plan for Red Rock Canyon State Park.
At these open-house style meetings, preliminary planning concepts for the update to the General Plan were displayed, and feedback was solicited from interested stakeholders and agencies. Attendees visited display stations, reviewed materials that describe the draft concepts, provided input, and asked questions.
The public comment period on the Preliminary Planning Concepts is now closed. Comments on the preliminary planning concepts were accepted through August 1, 2019.
Comments are now being evaluated and the Preferred General Plan Concept is being prepared. Public meetings on the Preferred General Plan Concept will be held in fall 2019.
October 2018 Planning & Scoping Meetings
State Parks held two planning/scoping meetings in October of 2018 for the General Plan Revision and associated Environmental Impact Report (EIR).
The PowerPoint presentation from the meetings can be downloaded here.
The agendas for both meetings can be downloaded here.
Planning/Scoping Meeting Exhibit Boards
The below exhibit boards were on display at the public planning/scoping meetings in October 2018 in Ridgecrest and Lancaster, California.