NEWS

Quick Facts – Rancho La Habra

Here are the essential design features and public benefits of the proposed Lennar Homes new community of Rancho La Habra:

  • Situated on the current 151-acre site of Westridge Golf Club in southern La Habra, between Harbor Boulevard and Idaho Street
  • Would include 448 homes, in a mix of single-family homes and townhomes.
  • 59% of the site (approximately 88.6 acres) proposed as parks, trails, habitat conservation or open space
  • Existing golf clubhouse and its surroundings would be renovated to create a high-quality and highly amenitized new community center, which would be given to the City
  • Approximately 42.8 acres of open space are proposed to be dedicated to the City, including:

o   Public Community Center and Park – 8.1 acres

o   Public park and picnic area – 9.0 acres

o   Public linear park – 11.9 acres

o   Upland wildlife viewing and education area – 11.1 acres

o   Riparian wildlife viewing and education area – 2.7 acres

(All acreage figures approximate)

  • The addition of new public parks would allow the City to achieve its General Plan goal of  2.5 acres of parks per 1,000 residents
  • Proposed to provide approximately 2.6 miles of multi-use trails
  • Would reduce City’s overall water use by approximately 33 million gallons a year by replacing high-use golf course with high-efficiency homes
  • Would generate new ongoing annual City net revenues of more than $1 million a year.

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