Envision Jefferson Avenue: Jefferson Avenue Study Area

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    Welcome to the City of Temecula Jefferson Avenue Study Area website! Join us here to help envision an enhanced community with a diverse mix of economically-vital uses and services, transportation options and livable neighborhoods.

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Explore the Study Area

The Jefferson Avenue Study Area is located south of Cherry Street, west of Interstate 15, east of Diaz Road/Murrieta Creek, and north of Rancho California Road. The Jefferson Avenue corridor (from Cherry Street to Rancho California Road) is approximately 2.3 miles long. Learn more...

Study Area Map

Jefferson Specific Plan Draft Environmental Impact Report

The City of Temecula has completed a Draft EIR for the Uptown Jefferson Specific Plan.  Based upon the information contained in the Initial Environmental Study and pursuant to the requirements of CEQA, the City has completed a Draft EIR, to address any potential issues for the project described above.  The Draft EIR is available for public review on this website in the CEQA folder in the "documents" link to the left, the City of Temecula website at cityoftemecula.org, the Temecula Public Library located at 30600 Pauba Road, Temecula Grace Mellman Community Library located at 41000 County Center, Temecula, and at the City of Temecula Community Development Department, Planning Division, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


As required by Section 15105 of CEQA, the public reviewing and commenting period for this proposed notice of completion for a Draft EIR is from April 2, 2015 to May 18, 2015.  Written comments and responses to this notice should be addressed to Dale West at City of Temecula, 41000 Main Street, Temecula, CA 92590.

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Envision Jefferson Avenue Project Wins Award

The Envision Jefferson Avenue Project won the American Planning Association's Inland Empire Section 2013 Education Award!


Thank you to all who partricipated in the public visioning workshops!