California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)

Environmental analysis of projects like the Facebook Project is required by the California Environmental Quality Act. For more information about CEQA, please see the CEQA website.

Second Addendum to the Certified Environmental Impact Report (EIR)

An EIR addendum was prepared for the Proposed CDP amendment to document consistency with the certified EIR,with regard to a proposed increase in the number of permitted hotel rooms and reduction in onsite parking spaces. A copy of the addendum is available below, and hard copies are available at the Community Development Department (700 Laurel Street), the Menlo Park Library (800 Alma Street) and the Belle Haven Library (413 Ivy Drive).
   

First Addendum to the Certified Environmental Impact Report (EIR)

An EIR addendum was prepared for the Proposed CDP amendment to document consistency with the certified EIR, with regard to modifications to the site plan and project timing for Building 22.
   

Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR)

The Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) was released on September 15, 2016. Electronic files are available below.

Full Document


Individual Chapters

Comment Letters Received for DEIR

Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program


Displacement Analysis

Fiscal Impact Analysis (FIA)

Water Supply Assessment Study

Notice of Preparation


The Notice of Preparation (NOP) is an initial step to inform members of the public that an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) is going to be prepared.

The Notice of Preparation (NOP) and the scope of the EIR were the subject of a Scoping Session and Study Session, held on July 13, 2015 Planning Commission meeting. The following comment letters were received during the Notice of Preparation (NOP) comment period: