Rancho Palos Verdes, City of
(City of Rancho Palos Verdes)
Heritage Castle Museum
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
The proposed "Heritage Castle Museum" would occupy a 2,690 sf portion of the existing Harden Estate gatehouse. The museum would feature interactive, state-of-the-art exhibits telling the history of the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Tours of the facility would be docent-led and by appointment only. The museum and grounds would also be made available for up to 12 events each year for local non-profit organizations, with a maximum occupancy of 49 persons. Thirty-three off-street parking spaces will be provided on the grounds of the museum. An existing barn will be removed from the grounds, an existing 96-sf, 8 1/2-foot tall pergola will be legalize and the existing swimming pool will be modified into a reflecting pond by reducing its depth to less than 18". All other alternations are proposed to occur inside of the existing gatehouse building.
Air Resources BoardCalifornia Coastal CommissionCalifornia Department of Parks and RecreationCalifornia Highway PatrolCaltrans, District 7Department of ConservationDepartment of Fish and Wildlife, Region 5Department of Water ResourcesNative American Heritage CommissionOffice of Emergency Services, CaliforniaOffice of Historic PreservationRegional Water Quality Control Board, Region 4Resources AgencyState Lands Commission