Environmental Impact Report

Environmental analysis of projects like the General Plan is required by the California Environmental Quality Act. For more information about CEQA, please see the CEQAwebsite.

Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR)


The Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) was released today (October 10, 2016). Electronic files are available below, and hard copies are available for review at the City Main Library (800 Alma Street), Belle Haven Branch Library (413 Ivy Drive), Onetta Harris Community Center (100 Terminal Avenue) and Community Development Department (701 Laurel Street), Menlo Park, CA 94025.

Full Document


Individual Chapters

Draft Environmental Impact Report


The Draft EIR was published on June 1, 2016, with a review period from June 1 to August 1, 2016 (the City Council approved the 15-days extension on July 12, 2016). Comments on the Draft EIR may be made in writing to: Deanna Chow, Planning Division, 701 Laurel Street, Menlo Park CA 94025. All written comments must be received by Monday, August 1, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.

Comment Letters Received for DEIR

Fiscal Impact Analysis (FIA)


Water supply evaluation study