SunWest Project

Final Environmental Impact Report


Environmental Case No.

State Clearinghouse No.


Project Address: 5509, 5511, 5515, 5517, 5519, 5521, 5523, 5525, 5527, 5529 West Sunset Boulevard; 1505, 1507, 1509, 1511, 1515, 1523, 1525, 1527, 1529, 1531, 1535 North Western Avenue; and 5518 West Harold Way, Los Angeles, California, 90028

Community Plan Area: Hollywood

Council District: 13, Mitch O’Farrell

Project Description: The Project includes demolition and removal of the existing 26,457-square-foot commercial/retail building, covered storage areas, and 105 surface parking spaces on a 2.22-acre site and development of the site with a mixed-use building, including 5 stories of residential apartments above a podium level, 33,980 square feet of general commercial land uses (including 32,990 square feet of ground-floor retail and a 990-square-foot leasing office), and two levels of subterranean parking. The Project includes 293 dwelling units – 105 studios, 110 1-bedroom units, and 78 2-bedroom units. Of the 293 dwelling units, 15 units would be very-low-income units. The maximum height of the building would reach approximately 80 feet.


The Final EIR and the documents referenced in the Final EIR are available for public review at the City of Los Angeles, Department of City Planning, 200 N. Spring Street, Room 750, Los Angeles, CA 90012, during office hours Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. To review the file, please contact the Staff Planner listed below to schedule an appointment.

The Final EIR is also available online at the Department of City Planning’s website at (click on the“Environmental Review” tab on the left-hand side, then “Final EIR” and click on the Project title); and copies are also available at the following Library Branches:

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

Will and Ariel Durant Branch Library
7140 West Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90046

John C. Fremont Branch Library
6121 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90038

Wilshire Branch Library
149 North St. Andrews Place
Los Angeles, CA 90004

Los Feliz Branch Library
1874 Hillhurst Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Cahuenga Branch Library
4591 Santa Monica Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90029

Frances Howard Golden – Hollywood Regional Library
1623 North Ivar Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90028

The Final EIR can also be purchased on CD-ROM for $5.00 per copy. Contact Milena Zasadzien at (213) 978-1360 to purchase copies.


Milena Zasadzien, City Planner
200 N. Spring St., Room 750
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 978-1360


Final EIR Sections