Historic Downtown

The Chelsea

Case Number: ENV-2018-6023-EAF filed on 10/16/2018 with the Dept. of City Planning

Project Description:
THE PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT INCLUDES PARTIAL RECONSTRUCTION OF A 8-STORY MIXED-USE BUILDING WITH 31 RESIDENTIAL UNITS AND 2,689 SQUARE FEET OF GROUND FLOOR RETAIL.

Requested Entitlement:
PURSUANT TO LAMC 12.27, A ZONE VARIANCE TO ALLOW 0 AUTOMOBILE PARKING SPACES, IN LIEU OF THE REQUIRED 31 AUTOMOBILE PARKING. PURSUANT TO LAMC 12.27, A ZONE VARIANCE TO REDUCE LONG TERM BICYCLE PARKING SPACES FROM 23 TO 12 TO ALLOW ALL SHORT TERM BIKE PARKING TO BE LOCATED AT BASEMENT LEVEL. 1. DIRECTOR'S DETERMINATION FOR TRANSFER OF FLOOR AREA RIGHTS (TFAR) FROM THE LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER (DONOR SITE) FOR THE APPROXIMATE AMOUNT OF 29,074 SQUARE FEET TO THE PROJECT SITE (RECEIVER SITE) PERMITTING A MAXIMUM 7.9:1 FAR IN LIEU OF THE MAXIMUM PERMITTED 6:1 FAR. THE PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT PROVIDES A TOTAL OF UP TO 35,514 SQUARE FEET FLOOR AREA. (SECTION 14.5.7). 2.. SITE PLAN REVIEW, INCLUDING A REQUEST FOR DOWNTOWN DESIGN GUIDELINES CONFORMANCE DETERMINATION (SEC. 16.05). 3. A ZONE VARIANCE TO ALLOW 0 AUTOMOBILE PARKING SPACES, IN LIEU OF THE REQUIRED 31 AUTOMOBILE PARKING. 4. A ZONE VARIANCE TO REDUCE LONG TERM BICYCLE PARKING SPACES FROM 23 TO 12 TO ALLOW ALL SHORT TERM BIKE PARKING TO BE LOCATED AT BASEMENT LEVEL.

Building Information

Status: Proposed

Number of Stories: 8

LEED Certification: Not Certified

Architect: Steven Fader Architecture

Retail

Retail Sq Ft: 2689

Residential

Residential Type: Apartment

Market Rate Units: 31

Total Rental Units: 31

Total Units: 31

The Chelsea
218 W 5th St
Los Angeles, CA 90013