Light Tree Apartments


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of East Palo Alto
Document Title
Light Tree Apartments
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
apartment units/multi-family high density residential zone-3 stories/high density residential
Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead Rehabilitate and expand an existing affordable housing complex including demolition of 37 existing apartments, rehabilitation of 57 existing apartments and construction of 128 new apartments, increasing the total number of apartment units on the site from 94 to 185. The proposed project would provide affordable housing for approx 343 persons including current and new residents. The new units would be housed in two new five-story buildings along East Bayshore Road and in two new three to four story buildings near neighboring residential properties. The application requests include a density bonus to increase the allowed density, include fewer parking spaces than required by the zoning code, and to increase building height limit on the site to five stories along East Bayshore Road.

Contact Information

Guido Persicone
Agency Name
City of East Palo Alto
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


East Palo Alto
San Mateo
Cross Streets
East Bayshore Rd and Clarke Ave
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Palo Alto Airport
Brentwood ES
San Francisquito Creek

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, Resources, Recycling and Recovery, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Development Types
Residential (Units 91, Acres 3.32)
Local Actions
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Sewer Capacity, Transportation

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