Lower Arroyo Seco Trail and Trailhead Improvement Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Pasadena, City of (City of Pasadena)
Document Title
Lower Arroyo Seco Trail and Trailhead Improvement Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Open Space

Document Description
The Lower Arroyo Seco Trail and Trailhead Improvement project consists primarily of the restoration and improvement of existing trails and appurtenant facilities located at the northern and southern limits of the Lower Arroyo Seco Park. Specifics of the project include: Northern Improvements: - Provide a new trailhead entrance at Parker Mayberry Bridge - Create a cross-trail connection beneath the Parker Mayberry Bridge; - Restore and improve trailhead connections from adjacent residential areas; - Add railing and repair deck drains on the Parker Mayberry Bridge for improved safety - Installation of interpretive signage - Enhance trail entrance with native plants, boulder benches, drinking fountain, and hitching posts; and - Restore trails and arroyo stone walls Southern Improvements - Enhance trailhead entrance; - Install kiosks, trail maps, and other interpretive signage; - Establish trail rest area that includes boulder seating and equestrian amenities; - Define trails through disturbed areas and restore habitat outside of the newly defined trails, and - Strengthen connection to regional trails to the south and neighborhoods to the east.

Contact Information
Rosa Laveaga
City of Pasadena, Parks and Natural Resources Division
233 West Mountain Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91109-7215

Phone : (626) 744-3883


Los Angeles
Cross Streets
E of Arroyo Blvd between Arroyo Dr & Westminister Dr & W of San Pasqual Ave & S of Laguna Rd
Total Acres
less than 1
Parcel #
5716-019-900 and 5714-027-900
State Highways
210, 110, 134
Gold Line Metro Rail
Franklin Adult, Arroyo Vista ES, S. Pasadena HS, Marengo ES,
Arroyo Seco Channel, Devil's Gate Dam
Other Information
Schools Cont'd: Blair High, Westridge School for Girls, Mayfield Senior, Pacific Oaks, San Rafael ES, Sequoyah, Waverly, Mayfield Junior, Mckinely ES, Maranantha HS, International Montessori School Latitude: 34°08'39" N (Northern Site), 34°07'28" (Southern Site) Longitude: 118°09'59" (Northern Site), 118°10'00" W (Southern Site)

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Recreational (Improvements to existing Lower Arroyo Seco Trail and Trailheads)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Public Undertaking
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects Cal Fire California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 5 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 7 California Highway Patrol California Public Utilities Commission Department of Water Resources Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 4 Resources Agency California Native American Heritage Commission

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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