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Draft EIR - Southern California International Gateway (SCIG) Project

The Environmental Management Division of the Los Angeles Harbor Department prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the following project in the Port of Los Angeles:

Southern California International Gateway (SCIG) Project

AVAILABILITY: A copy of the document was made available for review here on the Port of Los Angeles website (see table below) and at each of the following locations:

  • Port of Los Angeles Administration Building, 425 S. Palos Verdes Street, San Pedro, CA 90731
  • Los Angeles City Library, San Pedro Branch, 931 S. Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA 90731
  • Los Angeles City Library, Wilmington Branch, 1300 N. Avalon, Wilmington, CA 90744
  • Carson Regional Library, 151 E. Carson Street, Carson, CA 90745
  • Martin Luther King Library, 17906 S. Avalon Blvd., Carson, CA 90746
  • Los Angeles Public Library, Central Branch, 630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071
  • Long Beach Main Library, 101 Pacific Ave., Long Beach, CA 90822
  • Bret Harte Neighborhood Library, 1595 Willow St., Long Beach, CA 90810

PUBLIC MEETINGS: Public meetings were held on November 10, 2011, 6 p.m, Silverado Park Community Center, 1545 W. 31st St. in Long Beach, and on November 16, 2011, 6 p.m., Wilmington Senior Center, 1371 Eubank St. in Wilmington.

COMMENTS: The public comment/review period was scheduled from September 23 to December 22, 2011, which was extended to February 1, 2012. The public comment/review period on the Draft EIR is closed.

For additional information, please contact the Port of Los Angeles Environmental Management Division at (310) 732-3675.

SCIG Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR)
September 2011

*Chapters and appendices marked with asterisks have been superseded by revised versions in the September 2012 Recirculated Draft EIR.

*Cover Page


*Table of Contents


*Executive Summary


*Chapter 1: Introduction

*Chapter 3.10: Transportation/Circulation

*Chapter 2: Project Description

Chapter 3.11: Public Services and Utilities

*Chapter 3.0: Environmental Analysis

Chapter 3.12: Water Resources

*Chapter 3.1: Aesthetics/Visual Resources

*Chapter 4: Cumulative Analysis

*Chapter 3.2: Air Quality and Meteorology

*Chapter 5: Alternatives

Chapter 3.3: Biological Resources

*Chapter 6: Environmental Justice

Chapter 3.4: Cultural Resources

*Chapter 7: Socioeconomics and Environmental Quality

Chapter 3.5: Geology and Soils

Chapter 8: Growth-Inducing Impacts

*Chapter 3.6: Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate Change

Chapter 9: Significant Irreversible Changes

*Chapter 3.7: Hazards and Hazardous Materials

*Chapter 10: References

*Chapter 3.8: Land Use

Chapter 11: List of Preparers and Contributors

*Chapter 3.9: Noise

*Chapter 12: Acronyms


Appendix A: Notice of Intent/Notice of Preparation/Initial Study

Appendix E: SCIG Environmental
Site Assessments

Appendix B: Aesthetics Visual Resource Methodology

*Appendix F1: SCIG Noise Technical Study

*Appendix C1 (Air Quality Appendices): Criteria Pollutant and GHG Emission Calculations

Appendix F2: Combined Analysis of SCIG and ICTF Facilities – Supporting Noise Data

*Appendix C2 (Air Quality Appendices): Dispersion Modeling of Criteria Pollutants for the Southern California International Gateway Project

*Appendix G1: SCIG Transportation Appendix

*Appendix C3 (Air Quality Appendices): Health Risk Assessment for the Southern California Intermodal Gateway (SCIG)

*Appendix G2: SCIG Rail Simulation Modeling Study

Appendix D: SCIG Cultural and Paleontological Reports

Appendix G3: Traffic Grade Crossing Delay Methodology