The applicant requests Conditional Use Permit approval to operate a construction yard on a site developed with quarry (Silveira Quarry) in Novato. The construction yard would include storage areas for materials, equipment and vehicles, a concrete batch plant, a modular construction office, portable toilets and a recycling area for crushing pavement materials for reuse. There would be a maximum of 6 workers on site at any one given time, and normal daily hours of operation would by 7:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Saturday, excluding holidays. Nighttime hours would be 7:00pm to 5:00am Monday through Saturday on an as needed basis. Crushing activities would not occur during nighttime hours. Anticipated truck trips would be 8 to 12 trips per hours during daily hours of operation.
Conditional Use Permit approval is required because the project involves a use that is subject to Conditional Use Permit approval, pursuant to Section 22.32.030 of the Marin County Development Code.
Countywide Plan Designation: AG1