Scripps Mercy Hospital Campus

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of San Diego
Document Title
Scripps Mercy Hospital Campus
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Commercial Community
Document Description
A CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT (CUP) to amend existing CUP No. 304755, SITE DEVELOPMENT PERMIT (SDP) to amend existing SDP No. 531932, a NEIGHBORHOOD USE PERMIT (NUP) for a COMPREHENSIVE SIGN PLAN, a TENTATIVE MAP (TM) to adjust property lines, PUBLIC UTILITY EASEMENT VACATION, PUBLIC STREET VACATION, and a PLANNED DEVELOPMENT PERMIT (PDP) for demolition and construction on the Scripps Mercy Hospital Campus site. Demolition would include the Facility Building, Generator Building and Cooling Tower, Behavioral Health Clinic, Hospital Building, 550 Washington Building, 550 Washington Parking Structure, Mercy Manor, Parking Lot 4.1, Emergency Department, and Boiler and Laundry Building. Construction for the project would include Hospital I (15 stories, approximately 631,590 square feet), Hospital II (15 stories, approximately 380,000 square feet), Hospital Support Building (three stories with three levels of parking below ground, approximately 67,000 square feet), Medical Office Building (seven stories with two levels of subterranean parking and three levels of above ground parking, approximately 200,000 square feet), Ambulance Drop-off Area, Loading Dock Area, Central Energy Plant Expansion (approximately 2,400 square feet), and Utility Yards (totaling approximately 18,500 square feet). The Cancer Center and associated parking structure, currently under construction, would remain, as well as the College Building, Mercy Gardens, the Chapel, Central Energy Plant, Parking Lot 12, and Generator Building and Cooling Tower. A new parking structure (6th Avenue Parking Structure and Pedestrian Bridge) has been previously approved and would be constructed at the surface parking located on the east side of Sixth Avenue separately and in advance of major construction efforts of the project. The 21.07-acre site is in the CC-3-8, CC-3-9, RM-3-9, OC-1-1, and OR-1-1 zones; Community Plan Implementation Overlay Zone-A; Airport Influence Area (San Diego International Airport); FAA Part 77 Review Area; Parking Standards Transit Priority Area; Transit Area Overlay Zone; and Transit Priority Area within the Uptown Community Plan Area.

Contact Information

Jeffrey Szymanski
Agency Name
City of San Diego
Job Title
Senior Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Diego
San Diego
Citywide, Countywide
Cross Streets
Washington Street and 6th A venue
Total Acres
Parcel #
San Diego International Airport
Florence Elementary School
Pacific Ocean
4 west

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Coastal Commission (CCC), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marin Region 7 (CDFW), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), 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 Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region 9 (RWQCB), California San Diego River Conservancy (SDRC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of General Services (DGS), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Department of Transportation, District 11 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 11 (DOT)
Development Types
Other (Hospital Addition)
Local Actions
Use Permit, Site Development Permit
Project Issues
Air Quality, Noise


State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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