Los Angeles Citywide Housing Element 2021-2029 Update and Safety Element Update


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Los Angeles
Document Title
Los Angeles Citywide Housing Element 2021-2029 Update and Safety Element Update
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Various land uses, zones and designations

Document Description
The project involves updates to of the City of Los Angeles General Plan Housing Element and Safety Element, and a Rezoning Program for the creation of additional housing units. The Housing Element Update will: further the goal of meeting the existing and projected housing needs of all family income levels of the community; provide evidence of the City’s ability to accommodate the Regional Housing Needs Assessment allocation through the year 2029; and identify a Rezoning Program to reach the required housing capacity. The Safety Element Update will formally integrate related long-range planning efforts to ensure compliance with State law.

Contact Information
Cally Hardy
City of Los Angeles
Lead/Public Agency
200 North Spring Street, Room 750
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone : (213) 978-1643

Los Angeles Depart of City Planning
Project Applicant


Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (Help meet goals for City's existing & projected housing needs )
Local Action
General Plan Update Rezone
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 Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Tribal Cultural Resources Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire Wildlife Other
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Baldwin Hills Conservancy (BHC) California Coastal Commission (CCC) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Education California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marin Region 7 (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 Resources Recycling and Recovery California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics (DOT) California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB) California Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy (SMMC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC) State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW) California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)


Environmental Document
LA Housing and Safety Element Update_Initial Study   PDF 2759 K LA Housing and Safety Element Update_NOP-English   PDF 653 K LA Housing and Safety Element Update_NOP-Spanish   PDF 655 K
LA Housing and Safety Element Update_NOC   PDF 334 K
State Comments
2021010130_Caltrans Comment   PDF 214 K 2021010130_CDFW Comment   PDF 523 K 2021010130_CHP Comment   PDF 617 K 2021010130_NAHC Comment   PDF 338 K

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