The Rocha family (George Rocha and the Rocha Bros. Dairy) would like to rezone their 50-acre dairy into 2-acre lots but they’re prevented by a zoning rule that didn’t apply to their land prior to 2011. The city of Galt, has been transitioning for decades from agricultural use to 2-acre lot residential use. Photo taken on Sargent Avenue in Galt, Calif., on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016.
The Rocha family (George Rocha and the Rocha Bros. Dairy) would like to rezone their 50-acre dairy into 2-acre lots but they’re prevented by a zoning rule that didn’t apply to their land prior to 2011. The city of Galt, has been transitioning for decades from agricultural use to 2-acre lot residential use. Photo taken on Sargent Avenue in Galt, Calif., on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com
The Rocha family (George Rocha and the Rocha Bros. Dairy) would like to rezone their 50-acre dairy into 2-acre lots but they’re prevented by a zoning rule that didn’t apply to their land prior to 2011. The city of Galt, has been transitioning for decades from agricultural use to 2-acre lot residential use. Photo taken on Sargent Avenue in Galt, Calif., on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

One of the last Galt-area dairies looks to turn land into ranchette lots

December 25, 2016 11:00 AM

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