SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Los Angeles
Document Title
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
C4-2D-SN / Regional Center Commercial
Document Description
The Project includes the adaptive reuse, rehabilitation, and conversion of an existing vacant four-story 32,980-square-foot building into a 57-room hotel with 8,885 square feet of restaurant and lounge uses. The Project would incorporate an activated rooftop with a restaurant, pool, bar, and sunning area and the addition of approximately 835 square feet of new floor area on the rooftop level. The following discretionary approvals are required: 1) Vesting Zone and Height District Change, pursuant to LAMC Section 12.32 F and Q, from C4-2D-SN to C2-2D-SN to remove the D Limitation and impose a new D Limitation, allowing a maximum FAR of 4.5:1 and a height of approximately 82 feet and 1 inch; 2) Conditional Use Permit, pursuant to Section 12.24.W.1, to permit the on-site sale and consumption of a full line of alcoholic beverages in the basement bar/lounge, the ground-floor restaurant bar/lounge, the mezzanine lounge, and the activated rooftop; 3) A Waiver of Dedications or Improvements, pursuant to Section 12.37.I, to waive the Project Site’s dedication requirements along Cosmo Street and at the corner of Cosmo Street and Hollywood Boulevard; and 4) a Variance, pursuant to Section 12.27, to waive the required vehicle and bicycle parking spaces.

Contact Information

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Agency Name
City of Los Angeles
Job Title
City Planning Associate
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Southern California
Cross Streets
Hollywood Boulevard & Cosmo Street
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Selma Avenue Elementary/ LAUSD

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), 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 Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
Development Types
Commercial (adaptive reuse, rehabilitation, and conversion)(Sq. Ft. 33, Acres .17, Employees 10)
Local Actions
Prezone, Use Permit, Redevelopment
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, 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, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Wetland/Riparian
Local Review Period Start
Local Review Period End


Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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