California College of the Arts and Clifton Hall Redevelopment Project (Case File No. ER19003)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Oakland, City of (City of Oakland)
Document Title
California College of the Arts and Clifton Hall Redevelopment Project (Case File No. ER19003)
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation

Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead The applicant proposes to develop the CCA Oakland Campus property and the adjacent Clifton Hall property with the following key initial plan elements: 1. Change in Land Use and Zoning. • Parcel 1 General Plan: The application requests a General Plan Amendment from Institution Land Use on Parcel I to Community Commercial Land Use. • Parcel 2 General Plan: The application also requests a General Plan Amendment from Urban Residential Use on Parcel 2 to Community Commercial Land Use. • Rezoning: The application requests a Rezoning from Mixed Housing Residential Zone 3 and CN-1 to CC 2 on Parcels 1 and 2. • Parcel I Height: The rezone request includes a change from a 35-foot Height Area to a combination of 90-foot and 160-foot Height Areas. • Parcel 2 Height: The rezone request includes a change from 35-foot Height Area to a 45-foot Height Area. Note: See Project for full details.

Contact Information
Rebecca Lind
City of Oakland
250 Frank H. Ogawa, Suite 3
Oakland, CA 94612

Phone : (510) 238-6472


Other Location Info
The approximately 4.2-acre project site is in the Rockridge Neighborhood of the greater Oakland area, and is composed of two parcels with the following Assessor's Parcel Numbers: 14-1243-1-1 and 14-1246-2. The proposed project site to be analyzed in the EIR is split into two separate development sites, both of which front Broadway, but are separated by Clifton Street. Parcel 1 is a 3.9-acre site located at 5200 Broadway (APN 14-1243-1-1) and is bound by Broadway to the west, Clifton Street to the north, a multi-family apartment complex to the east, and the Rockridge Shopping Center access road to the south. Parcel 2 is a 0.3-acre site located at 5276 Broadway (APN 14-1246-2) and is bound by Broadway to the west, Broadway Terrace to the north, a multi-family residential building and the Oakland Technical High School (Upper Campus) to the east, and Clifton Street to the south (see Figure 1, Project Location and Regional Overview and Figure 2, Project Site). For the purposes of CEQA, the two development sites will be considered the whole project, but each site may be developed separately.

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Biological Resources Geologic/Seismic Greenhouse Gas Emissions Noise Population/Housing Balance Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Land Use
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects Cal Fire California Department of Education California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 California Highway Patrol California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 Department of Housing and Community Development Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Emergency Services, California Resources Agency Resources, Recycling and Recovery California Native American Heritage Commission


Environmental Document
NOP   PDF 1761 K
Dist   PDF 792 K Letter   PDF 230 K
State Comments
2019070044_NAHC_NOP Early Consult LindAlameda Signed   PDF 268 K

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