Lions Hall Mixed-Use Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Berkeley
Document Title
Lions Hall Mixed-Use Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Zoning: R-4 (Multi-Family Residential; General Plan: High Density Residential
Document Description
The project involves demolition of an existing ground-floor parking structure with 49 parking spaces, and a second-floor podium with a single-story, 1,500-square-foot church community facility, a two-story classroom building, and open space. The existing structure would be replaced by a five-story, mixed-use building with a 59-space parking garage on the ground floor, a 2,722-square foot church community facility and open space on the second floor, and a Group Living Accommodations (GLA) for 164 residents on floors two through five. The GLA is intended as rental housing for local university students. The parcel is owned by St. Mark's Episcopal Church. The official address for the parcel is 2300 Bancroft Way. The parcel would be divided into two legally separate parcels following project approval and prior to construction.

Contact Information

Aaron Sage
Agency Name
City of Berkeley Planning & Development Dept.
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Durant Avenue & Ellsworth Street
Parcel #
State Highways
13, 123
BART, Union Pacific
SF Bay

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency
Development Types
Residential , Other (parking garage, church community facility)
Local Actions
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Cultural Resources

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