5600 West Franklin Avenue (ENV-2020-3838-SCEA)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Los Angeles
Document Title
5600 West Franklin Avenue (ENV-2020-3838-SCEA)
Document Type
SCA - Sustainable Communities Environmental Assessment
Present Land Use
Commercial/Residential; R3-1, Medium Residential
Document Description
The 5600 W. Franklin Avenue Project (the “Project”) encompasses a Project area of approximately 18,999 square feet (0.436 acre). 162-166 Douglas, LLC (the “Applicant”) proposes the demolition of an automotive service center and a four (4)-unit residential building and the construction, use and maintenance of a four-story, 41-unit residential building within Subarea A (Neighborhood Conservation) of the Vermont/Western Station Neighborhood Area Plan (SNAP) Specific Plan. Of the 41 dwelling units, five (5) units would be reserved for habitation by Extremely Low Income households. The Project would encompass a total floor area of up to 44,366 square feet resulting in a Floor Area Ratio (FAR) of 3.24:1 and would have a maximum building height of 67 feet. The Project would also provide 3,273 square feet of open space area which includes a landscaped rear yard, a roof deck, and a recreation room. The Project includes 41 parking spaces and 32 bicycle parking spaces on the ground floor.

Contact Information

Danalynn Dominguez
Agency Name
City of Los Angeles, Department of City Planning
Job Title
City Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Southern California
Cross Streets
Franklin Avenue; Garfield Place
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Los Angeles Unified School District (4 schools)

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), 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), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 7, California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
Development Types
Residential (Units 41, Acres .43)
Local Actions
Specific Plan, TOC Guidelines
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, 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


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

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