100 Aquarium Way, Aquarium of the Pacific "Pacific Visions" Addition


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Long Beach
Document Title
100 Aquarium Way, Aquarium of the Pacific "Pacific Visions" Addition
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
PLU: Aquarium of the Pacific (Non-profit aquarium) Z: PD-6, Subarea 6 GP: Land Use District 7-Mixed Uses
Document Description
The proposed project involves construction of a 23,330 sf addition (14% floor area increase) to an existing 166,447 sf aquarium facility. The project consists of a new wing with a "media-based chamber," an expanded retail store, and a new front entrance. The Aquarium's total ground lease area is 276,371 sf (6.34 acres). The project will be designed and built to the USGBC's LEED Gold standards with "add-alternate" design plans to bring the project to Platinum status if funding is available.

Contact Information

Scott Kinsey
Agency Name
City of Long Beach
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Long Beach
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Shoreline Dr and Aquarium Wy
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
1, 47, 103
UPRR,LA Cnty MTA Metro Blue Line
Long Beach
Chavez,Edison,Int'l,Lincoln,Roosevelt,Stevenson ES
Pacific Ocean, Los Angeles River
Other Information
Schools: Franklin & Washington MS, Polytechnic Academy, Polytechnic, & Renaissance High, Constellation Community & New City Charter

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Recreational (aquarium 23,330 sf addition)
Local Actions
Site Plan, Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Transportation
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency

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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