Below is the text of a notice from the city which has been sent to some people by mail, and posted on some utility/light poles in the neighborhood, as of Feb 23, 2005. Some formatting has been applied to the text to make it more readable.
CITY OF PASADENA
NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT
A NEGATIVE DECLARATION
WITH MITIGATION MEASURES
APPLICANT NAME: City of Pasadena
PROJECT SITE ADDRESS: City-owned Property north of Alameda Street and Foothill Boulevard, east of Eaton Wash and Los Angeles County Flood Control Channel, south of Eaton Wash Park along Orange Grove Boulevard.ZONING DISTRICT: (OS) Open Space
GENERAL PLAN DESIGNATION: Open Space
The proposed project involves the
construction of a
Access to the on-site parking is via an
existing driveway on Foothill Boulevard (which currently serves the PCC
Community Education Center located southeast of the Project site) and through the existing PCC parking areas.
The Facility would contain
Other amenities include a
The vacant Project site is located on City-owned property within the Eaton Wash area in the northeasterly quadrant of the City of Pasadena. The site is comprised of dedicated parkland located in a fully developed urban area, just north of Alameda Street. Land uses adjacent to the site include the proposed Eaton Wash Park and Off-Leash Dog Park along Orange Grove Boulevard to the north; Southern California Edison (SCE)-owned property and single-family residential to the east; City-owned vacant property, T.M. Goodrich Power Substation, and Pasadena City College Community (PCC) Education Center along Foothill Boulevard to the south; Los Angeles County Flood Control Channel, settling basins of Eaton Wash, and single-family residential to the west. City-owned property to the north and south of the Project site and the SCE-owned property to the east have been used for the storage of boxed trees by a nursery for the past several years.
An Initial Environmental Study
recommending a Mitigated Negative Declaration has been prepared.
Possible impacts identified in the Initial Study include
PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD
Comments on the Initial Study and
Mitigated Negative Declaration may be received in
writing between February 22 and March 14, 2005
and orally at public hearings or meetings considering these documents.
Written comments should be sent to:
If you wish to challenge the Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration in court, you may be limited to raising those issues that you or someone else raised at any public hearing or meetings where these documents were considered.
AVAILABILITY OF ENVIRONMENTAL
The draft Initial Study and Mitigated
Negative Declaration may be viewed at
between the hours of
8:00 AM and 5:00 PM Monday - Thursday, and
between 8:00 AM and 12:00 PM on Fridays.
The documents may also be viewed at the following locations:
285 E. Walnut St.
1281 Bryant Street
Clerk's Office, Pasadena City Hall
100 North Garfield Avenue Room 247
(Note, this is wrong. The clerk's office has relocated while city hall is closed)
For additional information contact: