Los Angeles Zoo Vision Plan

Summary

SCH Number
2019011053
Lead Agency
Los Angeles, City of (City of Los Angeles)
Document Title
Los Angeles Zoo Vision Plan
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Received
Present Land Use
OS

Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead The proposed Project involves long-term implementation of the proposed Vision Plan, which would fundamentally guide Zoo development and operations over the next 20 years. The Vision Plan would result in comprehensive redesign and redevelopment and operations over the next 20 years. The Vision Pan would result in comprehensive redesign and redevelopment of the Zoo's existing 133-acre site to replace outdated buildings and infrastructure and upgrade and animal care and guest amenities. Vision Plan implementation and improved exhibits, visitor experience and new visitor serving facilities (e.g., event rental spaces), is projected to substantially increase visitation by approximately 1.2 million visitors per year. This projected growth in visitation and expansion of facilities within the Zoo property would have commensurate increases in employment, including Zoo staff and vendors.

Contact Information
Amanda Amaral
City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Engineering
1149 S. Broadway. Suite 600, MS 939
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Phone : (213) 485-5733

Location

Coordinates
34°08'54.09N"N 118°17'02.95W"W
Cities
Burbank Glendale
Counties
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Zoo Drive at Crystal Springs Drive
Zip
90027
Total Acres
133
Parcel #
5593-002-905
State Highways
SR-134, I-5
Railways
Metro Light Rail
Schools
Hoover High, Toll Middle
Waterways
Los Angeles River
Township
T1S
Range
R14W
Section
T1S

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Zoo expansion (animal welfare and visitor serving))
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Vision Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: Energy
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire California Air Resources Board California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 California Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy California State Lands Commission Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water Department of Toxic Substances Control California Department of Transportation, District 7 California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5

Attachments

State Comments
CDFW Comment   PDF 2413 K

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