Notice of Preparation: San Jose Tribute Hotel SEIR
Notice of Preparation of a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report for the San Jose Tribute Hotel Project
File Nos: H16-042 AND HP17-003
Project Applicant: Khanna Enterprises LTD III LP
Address: 211 S. 1st Street
Project Description: Application for a Site Development Permit and Historic Preservation Permit to construct an approximately 186,500 gross square-foot hotel addition of 274 guest rooms in a new 24 story tower on the north portion of the site, at the location of an existing courtyard. The addition would include a new lobby, and roof-top amenities such as a swimming pool, fitness center, and events space.
Location: An approximately 25,000 square-foot portion of the parcel occupied by the Four Points by Sheraton San José hotel at 211 S. First Street. The existing hotel is a historical resource comprising a four-story, 86 room building with a ground floor restaurant.
As the Lead Agency, the City of San José will prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (SEIR) for the project referenced above. The City welcomes your input regarding the scope and content of the environmental information that is relevant to your area of interest, or to your agency’s statutory responsibilities in connection with the proposed project. If you are affiliated with a public agency, this SEIR may be used by your agency when considering subsequent approvals related to the project. The project description, location, and probable environmental effects that will be analyzed in the EIR for the project can be found on the City’s Active EIRs website.
EIR Scoping Meeting: An EIR Scoping meeting will be held on September 17, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Room 225 of the Dr. Martin Luther King (MLK) Library, located at 150 E. San Fernando Street, San José.
According to State law, the deadline for your response is 30 days after receipt of this notice. An earlier response would be appreciated. Please identify a contact person, and send your response to:
City of San José, Department of Planning, Building and Code Enforcement
Attn: Reema Mahamood, Environmental Project Manager
200 East Santa Clara Street, 3rd Floor Tower
San José CA 95113-1905