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Ridge Meadows development gets City Council OK

After nearly three years, a proposed housing development, south of Ridge Road at Upper Slate Creek Road, can move ahead.

Late Tuesday night, the Grass Valley City Council unanimously approved, Ridge Meadows, a 50-single family home project on a 9.2-acre parcel after the developer received final approval to close off Ryan’s Lane. City Council members requested Ryan’s Lane be closed and the public entrance come out of Upper Slate Creek Road.

The developer obtained all the necessary agreements with the owner of Upper Slate Creek Road several weeks ago but the developer didn’t reach a deal with owners of Ryan’s Lane easements until Tuesday.

“This has been a daunting process,” said developer Richard Kerr. “But we’ve achieved all of your goals.”

Ridge Meadows approval means nearly 100 new homes in the same area on busy Ridge Road. Ridge Village, which is on the north side of Ridge Road on a 10.6-acre plot near the Hughes Road intersection, was approved earlier this year.


To contact Staff Writer Greg Moberly, e-mail gregm@theunion.com or call 477-4234.

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