Environmental Impact Report (EIR)

The City of Los Angeles (City), Bureau of Engineering (BOE) has started the environmental review process for the proposed Silver Lake Reservoir Complex Master Plan Project (proposed Project). The proposed Project would redesign 116 acres of the 127-acre Silver Lake Reservoir Complex with community park amenities. The proposed Project would consist of a series of spaces (park zones) stitched together by a 2.5-mile, tree-lined promenade.

The City has determined that an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) is required. The anticipated timeline for the EIR process is outlined below. Check back for updates as the EIR progresses.

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Notice of Preparation and Public Scoping Period

A Notice of Preparation (NOP) has been prepared to notify agencies and interested parties that the City of Los Angeles (City), as the Lead Agency, through the Department of Public Works, Bureau of Engineering will prepare an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) for the proposed Silver Lake Reservoir Complex Master Plan Project.

Download NOP documentSilver Lake Reservoir Complex Master Plan Notice of Preparation

View NOP presentationSilver Lake Reservoir Complex Master Plan NOP Presentation

A virtual Public Scoping Meeting will be held to review the environmental process, the Project, and to provide an opportunity for stakeholder and community input on the scope and content of the Draft EIR.

The January 19 virtual Scoping Meeting Presentation can be viewed here: January 19 Scoping Meeting Presentation

Date:  January 19, 2022
  6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Zoom Link: 
Telephone Dial-In: +1 (833) 548-0276
Meeting ID:  853 6369 3488

As covered under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City does not discriminate based on disability. All requests for reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to this public meeting, including Spanish translation, should be made at least three days prior to the meeting date and sent to eng.slrcmp@lacity.org or call (310) 566-8018.

Public Review and Comment Period:  The City is soliciting comments from responsible and trustee agencies as well as interested parties as to the scope and content of the environmental information to be included in the EIR. In accordance with time limits mandated by CEQA, the NOP is being circulated for a 30-day public scoping period. All comments to the NOP are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on February 7, 2022

Submit your comments here:  SLRCMP NOP Comments