John Burroughs Middle School Comprehensive Modernization Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Los Angeles Unified School District
Document Title
John Burroughs Middle School Comprehensive Modernization Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Project Applicant
LAUSD Office of Environmental Health & Safety
Present Land Use
General Plan Designation: Public Facilities; Zoning: [Q]PF-1XL-HPOZ

Document Description
The proposed Project would include demolition of the Cafeteria-Classroom Building; Flammable Storage Building; Girls' Locker Building; and approximately 18 classrooms locate·d in 11 portable buildings. These facilities would be replaced with construction of a new three-story classroom, food services/multi-purpose room (MPR) building, and locker room building; and a one-story quad building. Major renovations would be completed for the Administrative/library/Auditorium Building; Boy's Gymnasium Building; Classroom Building 7; and Shop Building. Other improvements include campus-wide infrastructure. In conjunction with the construction of the Project, the District would remove approximately 160 cubic yards of soil with elevated concentrations of arsenic and/or lead from the campus and dispose of it off-site in accordance with the conditions that are presented in the Removal Action Workplan.

Contact Information
Edward Paek
Los Angeles Unified School District
333 South Beaudry Avenue, 21st Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Phone : (213) 241-3199


34°3'47"N 118°20'11"W
Hancock Park Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Wilshire Boulevard and South McCadden Place
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
John Burroughs Middle School

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Educational (John Burroughs Middle School (JBMS))
Local Action
Site Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Geologic/Seismic Minerals Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Water Supply Land Use Cumulative Effects Pedestrian Safety
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Baldwin Hills Conservancy California Department of Education California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Water Resources California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 Department of General Services Department of Toxic Substances Control State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water California Department of Transportation, District 7


Environmental Document
00_Combined Appendices   PDF 123868 K 00_Complete Public Draft EIR   PDF 19020 K Summary Form   PDF 126 K
NOC   PDF 1251 K
State Comments
2018021052_Caltrans_Response - GTS07-LA-2018-02907 JB MS Comprehensive Modernization   PDF 375 K

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