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Project Name
Rolling Hills Ranch North Filing No. 1
Administrative final plat under PUDSP235
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Meridian Ranch
Tom Kerby ( )
(719) 495-7444
Tom Kerby ( )
(719) 495-7444
File Number
Project Manager
Ryan Howser
9/14/2023 7:51:39 AM

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Review Comments (28)

Link Agency Comment
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 5:04:19 PM
SWMP Checklist 5/29/2024 5:04:19 PM
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 5:04:02 PM
SWMP 5/29/2024 5:04:02 PM
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 5:03:35 PM
PBMP 5/29/2024 5:03:35 PM
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 5:01:38 PM
GEC Checklist 5/29/2024 5:01:38 PM
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 5:01:20 PM
FAE 5/29/2024 5:01:20 PM
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 4:58:56 PM
ESQCP 5/29/2024 4:58:56 PM
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 4:58:26 PM
Drainage Report 5/29/2024 4:58:26 PM
View EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 4:57:47 PM
CDs 5/29/2024 4:57:47 PM
View PCD Engineering Division
5/29/2024 9:59:07 AM
Final Plat Drawings 5/29/2024 9:59:07 AM
PCD Engineering Division
5/29/2024 9:41:09 AM
Engineering review 1 has comments on the following documents:

- Final Plat Drawings
- Construction Drawings (to be uploaded by Stormwater)
- Drainage Report (to be uploaded by Stormwater)
- Financial Assurance Forms (to be uploaded by Stormwater)

Review by:
Bret Dilts, PE
5/29/2024 9:41:09 AM
PCD Administrative Notice
5/28/2024 4:11:58 PM
On 5/28/2024, PCD mailed "Notice of Application" letters to surrounding property owners within a 500-foot range (3 addresses, the remaining properties are owned by the developer). Copies of the notice, mailing labels, and selected range have been uploaded to the EDARP file. Cost of postage to be billed to the applicant = $1.92. MB 5/28/2024 4:11:58 PM
Falcon School District 49
5/28/2024 3:33:41 PM
District 49 does not have any comments at this time but respectfully reserves the right to comment on any future submittals. 5/28/2024 3:33:41 PM
EPC Stormwater Review
5/29/2024 4:54:14 PM
Review 1: EPC DPW Stormwater comments have been provided (in orange text boxes) on the following uploaded documents:
- CDs
- Drainage Report
- GEC Checklist
- PBMP Applicability Form
- SWMP Checklist

The water quality facility constructed with EGP222 did not have a finalized Maintenance Agreement, O&M, or SDI with the previous project. Please provide the following documents upon resubmittal (the planner will send an upload request):
- O&M Manual
- Private Detention Basin / Stormwater Quality BMP Maintenance Agreement
- SDI Form

Reviewed by:
Mikayla Hartford
Stormwater Engineer I
5/29/2024 4:54:14 PM
Colorado Geological Survey
5/28/2024 1:11:19 PM
The Rolling Hills Ranch North site (38.9924, -104.5776) does not contain any geologic hazards or unusual geotechnical constraints that would preclude the proposed residential use and density. The available referral documents include a Soils and Geology Study, Meridian Ranch - Rolling Hills Ranch North, Filings 1 and 2 (Entech Engineering, Inc., February 12, 2024) and a Subsurface Soil Investigation (SSI), Meridian Ranch, Rolling Hills Ranch North (Entech Engineering, Inc., April 20, 2022). Entech's reports contain valid descriptions of surface and subsurface conditions, and the Subsurface Soil Investigation makes appropriate preliminary recommendations regarding site development. Provided Entech’s recommendations are adhered to and lot-specific geotechnical reports are performed, CGS has no objection to approval of the final plat. We offer the following comments:

1. Entech encountered groundwater at a depth of 17 feet in two of their test borings subsequent to drilling. Floor levels should be at least three feet (preferably 5 feet) above maximum anticipated groundwater levels and maintained year-round.

2. The Final Plat (Tech Contractors, September 2023) includes note 1, “Due to potential for high ground water in the area, all foundations shall incorporate an underground drainage system.” Additionally, Entech states in the SSI (page 11), “Perimeter below grade drain systems should be anticipated for all structures with basements.” An underdrain system should be allowed ONLY if it can gravity discharge to a daylight outfall or is connected to an existing underdrain system that gravity discharges to a daylight outfall. Individual foundation perimeter drains are intended to handle small amounts of intermittent, perched water and may NOT be used as the sole mitigation of persistent shallow groundwater conditions.

Submitted 5/28/2024 by Amy Crandall, P.E., Engineering Geologist, Colorado Geological Survey:
5/28/2024 1:11:19 PM
View El Paso County Conservation Dist
5/28/2024 11:27:41 AM
Please see attached .PDF for brief comments. Thanks! 5/28/2024 11:27:41 AM
View Mountain View Electric Association, Inc.
5/28/2024 11:25:43 AM
See attached comments 5/28/2024 11:25:43 AM
PCD Project Manager
5/28/2024 8:21:50 AM
Review 1: PCD Planning Division comments have been provided (in green) on the following uploaded documents:
- Final Plat (to be uploaded by Engineering)
5/28/2024 8:21:50 AM
View Falcon Fire Protection District
5/28/2024 8:12:21 AM
5/28/2024 8:12:21 AM
County Attorney - Development Review
5/23/2024 4:07:24 PM
No comments at this time. 5/23/2024 4:07:24 PM
Colorado Division of Water Resources
5/23/2024 3:37:57 PM
No information was provided regarding proposed water uses or estimated water demands on the property, therefore this office has no comments on the water supply for this referral. 5/23/2024 3:37:57 PM
View EPC Parks Department
5/20/2024 3:29:16 PM
El Paso County Parks and Community Services Department, Preliminary Comments - Please See Attached Documents (To be presented to the Park Advisory Board for endorsement on June 12, 2024) 5/20/2024 3:29:16 PM
EPC Sheriff's Department
5/15/2024 3:09:46 PM
No Issues EPSO 5/15/2024 3:09:46 PM
Pikes Peak Regional Building Department
5/15/2024 9:07:09 AM
Addressing has been provided to the applicant, please add to the final plat prior to Enumeration review of the mylar. Filing 1 = 239 lots and 2 tracts ($2,410)

Standard Final Plat comments apply:
1. Enumerations will review the pre-plat (mylar) prior to plat for address placement, street names, and title block.
2. A $10.00 per lot and tract platting fee will be due at the time of the review of the pre-plat, (two addresses per lot and tract). If an address is not needed on a tract then no fee applies. Check should be made out to PIKES PEAK REGIONAL BUILDING DEPARTMENT or PPRBD. Paid directly to the Enumerations Department. As of December 5th 2023, the fee for all credit/debit cards has changed from the flat 2.95% fee to the following: Over the phone Credit/Debit Card payments will be 2.3% and In-Person Debit Card payments will be 1.5% (in-person only).
3. Pre-plat reviews will be reviewed in-person. The pre-plat will be stamped by Enumerations for accuracy and returned to the applicant and the planner. All payments to be mailed to RBD via a check or credit card payment over the phone. Plats should not be recorded prior to Enumerations stamping the pre-plat and receiving payment of plat fees. If any pre-plat changes occur, even if changes do not apply to Enumerations, we still need to re-stamp the pre-plat. The Enumerations stamped pre-plat copy should match the recorded document minus a few signatures. If you would like an in-person review, please make an appointment on our website,
4. A copy of the final recorded plat is required prior to plan submittal for RESIDENTIAL. Please email the Enumerations staff member that reviewed your project.


Becky Allen
Enumerations Plans Examiner
Pikes Peak Regional Building Department
O: 719-799-2707 W: E:
5/15/2024 9:07:09 AM
911 Authority - El Paso/Teller County
5/14/2024 9:42:14 AM
Street names previously approved under separate correspondence.

No action required from E911.

G. West
5/14/2024 9:42:14 AM
View EPC Environmental Services
5/10/2024 10:54:22 AM
5/10/2024 10:54:22 AM
County Attorney - Water
5/8/2024 2:51:14 PM
A water finding was made with the preliminary plan and no additional review is required at this time. 5/8/2024 2:51:14 PM
Woodmen Road Metro
5/7/2024 3:21:13 PM
This proposed project is located within the Woodmen Road Metropolitan District boundaries. The District assess’ platting and building permit fees for new development within the District Boundaries, the District also assess’ a mill levy on property within the District Boundaries.

Platting Fees:
Residential: $385.00/lot

Building Permit Fees:
Single Family- $550/UNIT
Multi Family- $385/UNIT
5/7/2024 3:21:13 PM
Colorado State Forest Service
5/7/2024 8:49:55 AM
The primary wildland fuel type for this proposal is grassland with scattered trees having a low to moderate wildfire hazard potential. No special fire mitigation plans or other actions are necessary for final approval by the Colorado State Forest Service. 5/7/2024 8:49:55 AM