Arclight Cinemas Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Santa Monica
Document Title
Arclight Cinemas Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Parking Structure / Downtown Specific Plan (DSP) / Downtown Core
Document Description
The proposed project would involve demolition of an existing 325 space public parking structure (City Parking Structure #3) and development of an approximately 100,000 sf theater building with 16 screens (providing approximately 2,700 theater seats), and approximately 10,000 sf of retail/restaurant uses on ground floor. The proposed project would have a height of approximately 84 feet above grade.

Contact Information

Rachel Kwok
Agency Name
City of Santa Monica
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Santa Monica
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
4th Street and Arizona Avenue
Total Acres
Parcel #
4291012901 and 4291012900
State Highways
Santa Monica Airport
Roosevelt ES

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Coastal Commission (CCC), 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), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, Resources, Recycling and Recovery
Development Types
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 100000), Other (Movie Theater with 27 seats/16 screens & 10,000 sf)
Local Actions
Site Plan, Redevelopment, Coastal Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Transportation, GHG

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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