Northbeach Playground Initial Study and Negative Declaration

The City proposes to construct a new playground on an existing 26,072 sf site located on the beach strand near PCH at Montana Avenue. Two distinct play areas are provided, with an area for younger children as well as another playground for older children. The site will include landscaped berms to define and protect play areas. A series of stamped concrete walkways would be constructed on raised earthwork. Three shade structures area would be built in concrete seating areas. The shade structures would include steel posts up to 24 feet, with the canopy at approximately 18 feet be comprised of a steel frame with tensile fabric materials. A patio would be located adjacent to the play area for outdoor furniture. Landscaping for the project site would consists of drought tolerant shrubs and shade trees along the parking lot edge with areas of drought tolerant beach grasses. Vehicular travel to the playground would be provided from PCH with parking available at the City’s beach parking lot 8N.



Notice of Intent (NOI) - Sunday Mar 05, 2017

Draft Negative Declaration - Sunday Mar 05, 2017

The Draft comment period is 30 days as required by CEQA Guidelines Section 15105. Comments may be submitted, in writing, by 5:30 PM on Wednesday Apr 05, 2017

Status Updates

Fri Mar 03, 2017


City Contact

Rachel Kwok, Environmental Planner

(310) 458-8341


820 Palisades Beach Road

Project Type

City Initiated


Negative Declaration

CEQA Status

In Progress



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