LA River Path Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Los Angeles County
Document Title
LA River Path Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
General Plan Land Use Designation: Open Space/ Zoning: Open Space
Document Description
The LA River Path Project (Project) is a proposed walking and bicycling path along an approximately 8-mile stretch of the Los Angeles River from Elysian Valley through downtown Los Angeles and the City of Vernon to the City of Maywood. The proposed pedestrian and bicycle path would provide connections to and between downtown Los Angeles, including the Arts District, Little Tokyo, Civic Center, El Pueblo District/Union Station, and the Wholesale Heights, Chinatown, and Boyle Heights; and the cities of Vernon and Maywood. The surrounding area is currently underserved with limited pedestrian and bicycling infrastructure connecting the communities. (Continued on separate page)

Contact Information

Lauren Cencic
Agency Name
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
LA County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Los Angeles, Maywood, Vernon
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Along the Los Angeles River from Riverside Drive in the North to Atlantic Boulevard in the south
Parcel #
State Highways
5,110,101, 60, 10,710
Los Angeles River

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Office of Historic Preservation, San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC), State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
Development Types
Recreational (Walking and Bicycling Path), Transportation (Walking and Bicycling Path)
Local Actions
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire


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