Sapphire Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Los Angeles, City of (City of Los Angeles)
Document Title
Sapphire Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Current Use: Commercial office & parking. Zone: R5(CW)-U/6, C2(CW)-U/3, and C4(CW)-U/4.5, GPD: Regional Center Commercial, Community Commercial, High Density Residential

Document Description
The project includes the demolition of the existing structures on-site, and the development of a residential and commercial mixed-use project consisting of 369 residential apartments and approx. 22,000 sf of ground-floor commercial space. The project would consist of the construction of two buildings (North Building and South Building) that would be connected by a footbridge spanning above the adjacent alleway. The North Building would include 142 apartments within 7 levels and would front 5th St. The South Building would include 22,000 sf of ground-floor retail space and 227 apartments within 6 levels above the ground-floor retail and would front both 6th St. and Bixel St. The project would contain approximately 348,431 sf of developed floor area.

Contact Information
Christina T. Lee
City of Los Angeles
200 N. Spring Street, Room 750
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone : (213) 473-9723


34°3'7.6"N 118°15'45"W
Los Angeles Los Angeles, City of
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
6th St, 5th St, Lucas Ave, and Bixel St
Total Acres
Parcel #
5152-001-014, -021, -023
State Highways
MTA: 7th St Metro

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (369 Units) Commercial (22,000 Sq. Ft.)
Local Action
Specific Plan Site Plan Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Geologic/Seismic Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Water Supply Land Use Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: GHG
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 Resources Agency Santa Monica Bay Restoration California Department of Transportation, District 7

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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