Merrill Residence Halls Capital Renewal

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
University of California
Document Title
Merrill Residence Halls Capital Renewal
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Colleges and Student Housing (under UC Santa Cruz 2005 Long Range Development Plan)

Document Description
The Project consists of major maintenance, renovation, and interior accessibility improvements in four student residential buildings, including reconfiguration of existing space and enclosure of stairwells and roof decks to provide up to 60 additional student bed spaces; improvements to the pedestrian circulation system and outdoor gathering spaces to meet accessibility requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and to enhance the outdoor spaces within the college, and replacement of a cafe and an office building (a total of approximately 2,250 sf), with a new, 7,200 sf building.

Contact Information
Alisa Klaus
University of California
PP&C, 1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Phone : (831) 459-3732


36°59'59.9"N 122°3'11.8"W
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Cross Streets
McLaughlin Drive/Chinquapin Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Hwy 1, 17, 9
Westlake ES
Jordan Gulch

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (60 beds Units) Office (6000 Sq. Ft.) Commercial (1200 Sq. Ft.)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: design approval
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Land Use Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: Climate change
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency Other - Public Comments

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