Draft Environmental Impact Report for the

Wilshire Crescent Heights


LEAD AGENCY: City of Los Angeles
CASE No: ENV-2008-0729-EIR
SCH No. 2008051017

652-685 1/2 S. Crescent Heights Boulevard
and 6233-6245 W. Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90048

Prepared by:

Project Description
The project site is currently developed with a single story, 7,117 square-foot bank, and associated surface parking lot. The Applicant proposes the development of a new 21-story mixed-use commercial and residential tower on the northeast corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Crescent Heights Boulevard, which would total approximately 175,057 square feet of floor area and contain 158 residential units, and 6,850 square feet of ground level retail. The residential component of this project would be located in a 21-story residential tower. The proposed structure will reach a maximum height of 255 feet. The proposed project would also include the construction of four at grade town homes totaling approximately 11,106 square feet. The town homes, and associated 10 parking spaces, would be located on the northwestern corner of the project site and would rise to a height of approximately 45 feet. A total of 422 parking spaces will be provided in 2.5 subterranean parking garage levels and four above grade parking garage levels. With the 422 parking spaces in the garage and the 10 parking spaces for the townhomes, the total number of spaces provided would be 432.

Hardcopies of the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) are available for review at the following locations:

Department of City Planning
200 North Spring Street, Room 750
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Central Library
630 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Fairfax Branch Library
161 South Gardner Street
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Memorial Branch Library
4625 W. Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90019

Robertson Branch Library
1719 S. Robertson Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90035

If you wish to submit comments following review of the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) please submit
them in writing by September 28, 2009.

Send comments to:

Jimmy Liao
Environmental Review Section
Department of City Planning
200 North Spring Street, Room 750
Los Angeles, California 90012


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