Cheval Blanc Beverly Hills Specific Plan


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Beverly Hills
Document Title
Cheval Blanc Beverly Hills Specific Plan
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
The Project Site is currently developed with two retail commercial structures on North Rodeo Drive (the former “Brooks Brothers” and the “Celine” retail locations) and developed with a retail building and an institutional building (the former “Paley Center”) on North Beverly Boulevard.

Document Description
The Cheval Blanc Beverly Hills Specific Plan Project is a proposal for a single multiple-use building, up to 220,950 square feet in floor area (a floor area ratio (FAR) of approximately 4.2:1 overall and a FAR of approximately 3.9:1 above ground), based on the proposed development standards for the Specific Plan. The single building is proposed to include a luxury hotel with restaurant and private club uses and retail uses at street level with frontage on North Rodeo Drive.

Contact Information
Masa Alkire, AICP, Principal Planner
City of Beverly Hills Community Development Department
Lead/Public Agency
455 N. Rexford Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4817

Phone : (310) 285-1135

City of Beverly Hills Planning Division, Department of Community Development
Project Applicant


Beverly Hills
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Rodeo Drive and Beverly Drive at South Santa Monica Boulevard
Total Acres
Parcel #
4343-016-001, -002, -019, and -023
State Highways
Santa Monica Blvd. (SR-2)
El Rodeo School, Beverly Vista Middle School

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 220,949)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Specific Plan Land Division (Subdivision, etc.) Streets Master Plan Amendment
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Greenhouse Gas Emissions Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Baldwin Hills Conservancy (BHC) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Energy Commission 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) Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation Santa Monica Bay Restoration State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW)


Environmental Document
Appendix IS-1 - Tree Removal and Replacement Memorandum   PDF 3179 K Appendix IS-10 - Utility Memorandum   PDF 6853 K Appendix IS-2 - Geotechnical Investigation   PDF 42313 K Appendix IS-3 - Investigation of Potential Faulting   PDF 175841 K Appendix IS-4 - Phase I ESA (456 N Rodeo)   PDF 20093 K Appendix IS-5 - Phase I ESA (468 N Rodeo)   PDF 199895 K Appendix IS-6 - Phase I & Phase II ESA   PDF 47746 K Appendix IS-7 - Phase I ESA (461 N Beverly)   PDF 22679 K Appendix IS-8 - Preliminary Hydrology and Hydraulics Report   PDF 4362 K Appendix IS-9 - Alley Study   PDF 16276 K Cheval Blanc Beverly Hills Specific Plan Project Initial Study (November 2020)   PDF 28108 K NOP   PDF 383 K
Cheval Blanc Beverly Hills Specific Plan Project NOC   PDF 1023 K
State Comments
2020110223_CDFW Comment   PDF 477 K 2020110223_DOT Comment   PDF 187 K 2020110223_NAHC Comment   PDF 261 K

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