Cypress Point Affordable Housing Community Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
San Mateo County
Document Title
Cypress Point Affordable Housing Community Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
The project site is located within the Coastal Zone, and development of the site is regulated by San Mateo County’s Local Coastal Program (LCP). The project site is currently designated as Medium Density Residential in the San Mateo County LCP and zoned Planned Unit Development District 140/Coastal Development District (PUD-140/CD). The project site is currently vacant and contains numerous concrete slab-on-grade building foundations and retaining walls located in the central portion of the parcel.
Document Description
The project proposes the development of 71 affordable housing units, contained in 16 two-story buildings, and a community building. Five different building layouts and unit configurations, all with a maximum building height of 28 feet are proposed. Vehicular access to and from the project site will be provided by a new single driveway on Carlos Street. A second new access route, which will be restricted to emergency vehicles only, will connect with Lincoln Street. There will be 142 parking spaces on site, forming a ring around the central core of apartment buildings.

Contact Information

Michael Schaller
Agency Name
County of San Mateo Planning and Building Department
Job Title
Senior Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Mateo
Citywide, Countywide, San Francisco Bay Area, Unincorporated
Cross Streets
Carlos Street and Sierra Street
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
SR 1

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 Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), 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 Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 17, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Development Types
Residential (Units 71, Acres 11.02)
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Planned Unit Development, Site Plan, Rezone, Use Permit, Coastal Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Coastal Zone, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Energy, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mandatory Findings of Significance, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire
Local Review Period Start
Local Review Period End


Draft Environmental Document [Draft IS, NOI_NOA_Public notices, OPR Summary Form, Appx,]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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