Draft Environmental Impact Report for the

Metro Universal Project

LEAD AGENCY: City of Los Angeles
CASE No: ENV-2007-933-EIR

SITE LOCATION: 3875 N. Lankershim Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 91608

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Project Description
The Metro Universal Project proposes the development of approximately 1.47 million square feet of new commercial and possible residential uses in two phases. Phase 1 would include a 655,200 square-foot office and 315,000 square-foot media production complex with up to 1,390 parking spaces, and a separate parking garage with up to 1,780 parking spaces, which would include park & ride spaces for Metro patrons. Phase 1 would also include up to 25,000 square feet of retail/restaurant facilities. Phase 2 would include a 472,500 square-foot office building or a mixed-use residential/hotel building with 400 residential units, 300 hotel rooms and ancillary meeting rooms, restaurant/lounge areas, spa space and residential amenities. Up to 1,350 parking spaces would be provided. The Project would also include new bus drop-off, transfer and layover facilities associated with the Metro Red Line station. The Project Site is located entirely in the City of Los Angeles.


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

North Hollywood Regional Branch Library
5211 Tujunga Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 91601

Studio City Branch Library
12511 Moorpark Street
Los Angeles, CA 91604


If you wish to submit comments following review of the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) please submit them in writing by November 24, 2008.

Send comments to:

Jon Foreman, City Planner
Los Angeles Department of City Planning
200 North Spring Street, Room 601
Los Angeles, California 90012


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