San Diego Chapter
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Time and Cost Prohibitive Permitting Process

Anticipated Site Approval Timeline

Property Acquisition
6 Months
Prepare Reclamation Plan and Application
12 to 18 Months
Application/Environmental Review
24 to 36 Months
Condition Compliance
6 Months
48 to 66 Months

Realistic Timeline Based on Most Recent Cases

  • Rosemary's Mountain – 18 years
  • Jamul Quarry – 7 years but could not satisfy conditions of approval
  • Otay Hills – 7 years to date and ongoing
  • JB Sand – 4 years and project was denied