Palm Springs High School Seismic Upgrades and Modernization Improvements

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Palm Springs Unified School District
Document Title
Palm Springs High School Seismic Upgrades and Modernization Improvements
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
Palm Springs Unified School District
Present Land Use
School Use/Open Land Zone

Document Description
The Palm Springs Unified School District (District) is proposing to to implement various seismic upgrades and modernization improvements on the Palm Springs High School (PSHS) campus. Of those buildings that would undergo seismic upgrades and modernization improvements as part of the Project include the (1) library; (2) gymnasium; and (3) cafeteria. The Project would also involve the construction of a new 7,400-square-foot mini-gym within the cafeteria and the addition of a 1,950-square-foot lobby on the northeast corner of the gymnasium. Lastly, the proposed Project would implement various hardscape and landscaping improvements across the PSHS campus to improve existing drainage conditions. Implementation of the proposed Project would provide the PSHS campus with a range of upgraded and modern facilities that meet current standards.

Contact Information
Julie Arthur
Palm Springs Unified School District
150 District Center Drive
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone : (760) 883-2710


33°49'3.47"N 116°31'15.84"W
Palm Springs
Cross Streets
Ramon Road & S. Farrell Drive
Total Acres
Parcel #
502200009, -10 to -12, & 502230006
State Highways
San Bern

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Educational (9,350 square feet of new school facilities) Other (Seismic Upgrades and Modernization Improvements)
Local Action
Other Action School Uses
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption 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 Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Coachella Valley Mountains Conservancy California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 8 California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 Department of General Services Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water


Environmental Document
Notice of Intent   PDF 132 K PSHS Appendices   PDF 7794 K PSHS Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration   PDF 8769 K Summary Form   PDF 83 K
NOC   PDF 1590 K

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