Chess-Hatch Commercial/Industrial/Office Redevelopment Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Foster City
Document Title
Chess-Hatch Commercial/Industrial/Office Redevelopment Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Commercial-industrial/ Light Industrial-Planned Development/ Light Industrial
Document Description
The proposed project includes the redevelopment of ~11.89 acres consisting of the area generally bound by Chess Drive to the northwest, the Foster City Lagoon to the northeast, SR 92 to the southeast, and Foster City Blvd to the southwest. Implementation of the proposed Master Plan would result in the demolition of 11 existing commercial/industrial buildings, totaling 190,00 sf, and phased construction of three new multi-story office buildings, totaling 800,000 sf, within which there could be up to 5,000 sf of flexible space for retail uses and/or other amenities. Net new development on the site would total 610,000 af of office use. The new development would be served by a combination of at-grade parking lots and a shared parking structure. Development of the project site could occur in phases, starting with construction of the building closest to Foster City Blvd.

Contact Information

Whitney McNair
Agency Name
Foster City
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Foster City
San Mateo
Cross Streets
Chess Drive / Hatch Drive / Foster City Boulevard
Total Acres
Parcel #
094-010-500, -510, -100
State Highways
Audubon ES, Brewer Island ES,Bowditch MS,Foster City ES
San Francisco Bay

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Office (Sq. Ft. 800,000, Acres 11.89)
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Master Plan, Rezone
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Noise, Transportation
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)

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