Projects Under Environmental Review

The California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) requires a public review period for land development projects.

To view CEQA documents for projects in Hayward currently under environmental review or contact Planning Division Staff for additional information or to make a comment, please submit your inquiries to the staff person listed on the last page of each Mitigated Negative Declaration section located below. 

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Project Title: 3890 and 3898 Depot Road Industrial Project


Project Location: 3890 and 3898 Depot Road, Hayward, Alameda County; Assessor Parcel Numbers (APNs) and 439‐0070‐013‐01 and 439‐0070‐014‐00. The project site is not located on a site included on a list of hazardous materials sites compiled pursuant to Government Code Section 65962.5, including a hazardous waste facility, land designated as hazardous waste property, a hazardous waste disposal site, or information in the Hazardous Waste and Substances Statement required under subdivision (f) of that section. 


Project Description: The proposed project consists of the demolition of four one-story metal buildings and the construction of a 137,040 square-foot industrial speculative building on a 6.58-acre site located at 3890 and 3898 Depot Road. The proposed building would include approximately 132,040 square feet of warehouse space, 5,000 square feet of potential office space and 22 loading docks along the western side of the building. The proposed site improvements include construction of a cul-de-sac at the end of Depot Road, new internal roadways, 16 trailer stalls, 67 parking spaces, landscaping, and utility improvements.


Public Comment Period: The public review period for this project will run from Friday, January 27, 2023, until 5:00pm on Thursday, February 16, 2023. Your comments on the IS-MND are welcomed. 



Following the public comment period, the Planning Director of the City of Hayward will make a decision on the proposed application and the Mitigated Negative Declaration and Initial Study and issue a Notice of Decision pursuant to Section 10-1.3035 of the Hayward Municipal Code.   If the Mitigated Negative Declaration is approved, the City will promptly file a Notice of Determination for the project with the Alameda County Clerk’s OfficeIf you wish to comment on the IS-MND, please send written comments with your name and/or the name of your agency contact person (if applicable) via email or mail to Taylor Richard, Assistant Planner | City of Hayward, Planning Division, Attention: Taylor Richard, 777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541