Echo Park Lake Rehabilitation Project

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Los Angeles, City of (City of Los Angeles)
Document Title
Echo Park Lake Rehabilitation Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Open Space General Plan land use; Open Space (OS) zoning

Document Description
The project would be consistent with the Regional Water Quality Control Board's intent to restore the existing and potential beneficial water quality uses in the Lake. The project would include a new Lake liner, new wetland areas, a Lake outlet, a partition berm in the Lake to comply with California Division of Safety of Dams requirements, a recirculation pump and piping system to circulate the Lake water, modification of existing storm drains inletting to the Lake to divert low flow urban runoff into the Lake, aquatic emergent plants at various points along the Lake edge, various improvements to the Lake's edge and areas adjacent to the Lake's edge, replacement of a majority of the existing aspalt pathway around the Lake perimeter with pervious meterials, hydrodynamic separators, rain gardens and grassy swales, and an upgrade of the irrigation system.

Contact Information
Maria Martin
City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Engineering
1149 S. Broadway, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Phone : (213) 485-5753


34°4'21.8"N 118°15'32.5"W
Los Angeles Los Angeles, City of
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
ECHO Park Ave. & Bellevue Ave.
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
US 101, SR 110, I-5, SR 2
Logan Street ES
Echo Park Lake and Silver Lake
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Echo Park, Silver Lake

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Recreational (Echo Park Lake and lake edge improvements) Water Facilities (Lake Type) Other (Water quality improvement)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Lake Rehab
Project Issues
Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Noise Recreation/Parks Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency Department of Water Resources California Department of Transportation, District 7 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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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