DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT FOR THE CANYON HILLS PROJECT
LEAD AGENCY: CITY OF
The proposed project includes the development of 280 single-family homes, a three-acre equestrian park and the preservation of approximately 693 acres of open space. The proposed single-family homes would be clustered on approximately 194 acres of the 887-acre project site. Approximately 211 homes would be constructed on approximately 142 acres of land on the portion of the project site located north of Interstate 210 (“Development Area A”) and approximately 69 homes would be constructed on approximately 52 acres of land on the portion of the project site located south of Interstate 210 (“Development Area B”). Approximately 693 acres (78 percent) of the project site, including a large swath of land west of the proposed homes, would be preserved as open space.
The proposed project would also include an equestrian park on approximately three acres of land adjacent to La Tuna Canyon Road in the southwestern portion of the project site, which would be available for public use. Additional open space and recreational facilities would be provided throughout the project site. The proposed private recreational facilities include tot lots, active play areas, passive open space areas, a vista point with picnic area and gazebo, and a pool with a jacuzzi, restroom building and barbeque area.
Hardcopies of the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) or the documents referenced in the DEIR, are available for review at 200 North Spring Street, Room 763, Los Angeles. A copy of the DEIR will be available at the Council District field office located 7747 Foothill Boulevard, Tujunga. They are also available at the following locations: 1) Central Library 630 W. 6th Street. 2) Sunland-Tujunga Branch Library 7771 Foothill Boulevard and 3) La Crescenta Library 4521 La Crescenta Ave, La Crescenta.
If you wish to submit comments following review of the Draft EIR, please reference the file number, 2002091018, and submit them in writing by December 31, 2003.
Send comments to:
Los Angeles City Planning Department
Maya E. Zaitzevsky
200 North Spring Street, Room 763
Los Angeles, California 90012
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IV. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ANALYSIS
D. BIOLOGICAL RESOURCES
J. PUBLIC SERVICES
L. UTILITIES AND SERVICE SYSTEMS
M. HAZARDS AND HAZARDOUS MATERIALS
O. CULTURAL RESOURCES
Appendix A Notice of Preparation (NOP) (38k)
Appendix B Responses to the NOP (6.15M)
Appendix D Geotechnical Evaluation
Appendix E Air Quality Report (528k)
Appendix F Hydrology Report
Appendix G Biological Technical Report
Appendix H Noise Impact Study (2.74M)
Appendix I Lighting Analysis (1.20M)
Appendix J Traffic Impact Study
Appendix K Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Report
Appendix L Cultural Resources Assessment (1.62M)