The approximately 1.97-net-acre project site is located at 1300 Bristol Street North, Newport Beach, Orange County, California (APN No. 427-342-01). The project includes demolition of 2-story office building (33,292 sf) and construction of a 6-story podium residential building with 3 levels of parking: 1 level at grade and two levels of subterranean parking. The Project would have 193 multi-family rental units, inclusive of 169 market rate units and 24 affordable units. Of the 24 affordable units, 12 units would be for very-low-income households and 12 units would be for low-income households.
The Residences at 1300 Bristol Street Addendum to the to the 2006 General Plan Update Program EIR and the 2008-2014 City of Newport Beach Housing Element Update IS/ND (collectively, General Plan Program EIR) evaluates whether the project (i.e., 169 multi-family residential units) would have any new significant or more severe significant adverse environmental impacts beyond those analyzed and addressed in the certified final General Plan Program EIR. The Addendum confirmed that the project would not result in new or more severe significant adverse impacts and that none of the circumstances set forth in Public Resources Code Section 21166 or CEQA Guidelines Section 15162(a) were present, and that no further environmental review is necessary for the project.