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: CenterPoint Industrial Project


Project Location: The project site consists of three separate, contiguous parcels located at 29469 Ruus Road, 1571-1593 Industrial Parkway West and 1601-1617 Industrial Parkway West (Assessor Parcel Numbers 464-0100-030-00, 464-0100-031-00, 464-100-029-02) totaling 7.44 acres in the City of Hayward. The site is currently developed with five one-story industrial buildings totaling approximately 72,082 square feet, with associated parking and circulation facilities and landscaping. The site is bounded by industrial uses to the north, Industrial Parkway West and industrial uses to the south, commercial and residential uses to the west, and industrial and residential uses and Ruus Road to the east.


Project Description: The proposed project will merge three existing parcels located at 29469 Ruus Road, 1571-1593 Industrial Parkway West and 1601-1617 Industrial Parkway West into a single 7.44-acre parcel, demolish all existing buildings and site improvements and construct a new 103,406-square-foot speculative warehouse building with related improvements. The proposed building will contain approximately 97,646 square feet of warehouse and a two-story, 5,760-square-foot office space. The building will have a flat roof with a maximum height of 45 feet to the top of the roofline. Vehicular access to the site will be provided via two driveways along Industrial Parkway West and one driveway along Ruus Road.


Public Comment Period: The public review and comment period for the Draft Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration for this project will run for 20 days from Friday, September 29, 2023 until 5:00 PM on Wednesday, October 18, 2023. Please send your comments to Associate Planner Steve Kowalski at