123 Independence Drive Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Menlo Park
Document Title
123 Independence Drive Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Present Land Use: Single-story office and industrial/warehouse buildings Zoning: Residential – Mixed Use District – Bonus (R-MU-B) General Plan Use Designation: Mixed Use Residential

Document Description
The proposed project would result in the demolition of the existing office and industrial buildings and associated improvements and redevelopment of the project site with an approximately 316-unit rental apartment building, 67-unit for-sale townhome building (a minimum of 15 percent of the units would be affordable) and approximately 88,750 square feet of office space, as well as associated open space, circulation and parking, and infrastructure improvements.

Contact Information
Kaitie Meador
City of Menlo Park
Lead/Public Agency
701 Laurel St
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Phone : (650) 330-6731

The Sobrato Organization
Project Applicant


Menlo Park
San Mateo
Cross Streets
Independence Drive, Constitution Drive, Chrysler Drive
Total Acres
Parcel #
055-236-180, 055-236-140, 055236-300, 055-236-280
State Highways
US 101, SR 84, SR 82
San Francisco Bay, Redwood Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (Units 383) Office (Sq. Ft. 88,750)
Project Issues
Aesthetics Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Population/Housing Recreation Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Other
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marin Region 7 (CDFW) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Office of Historic Preservation San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)


Environmental Document
Final NOP 123 Independence Drive   PDF 7376 K
NOC Transmittal_NOP   PDF 262 K
State Comments
2021010076_Caltrans Comment   PDF 151 K 2021010076_CDFW Comment   PDF 332 K 2021010076_NAHC Comment   PDF 465 K

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