Final Environmental Impact Statement - San Francisco VA Health Care System
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San Francisco VA Health Care System


Final Environmental Impact Statement



Final EIS: The San Francisco VA Medical Center published a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for its Long Range Development Plan (LRDP) on June 25, 2015. An EIS is required by the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and is a tool for decision making.  On October 21, 2015, the San Francisco VA Medical Center published a Record of Decision (ROD). The ROD is a written public record identifying and explaining the reason for the decision on the Proposed Action.

Documents for review:

Final Environmental Impact Statement:

Table of Contents  (<1 MB)
Cover/Title (<1 MB)
Executive Summary (1.5 MB)

1.0  Introduction (4.7 MB)
2.0  Alternatives (1.6 MB)
3.0  Affected Environment and Environmental Consequences (<1 MB)
3.1  Aesthetics (7.4 MB)
3.2  Air Quality (3.1 MB)
3.3  Community Services (<1 MB)
3.4  Cultural Resources (<1 MB)
3.5  Floodplains, Wetlands and Coastal Management (1 MB)
3.6  Geology and Soils (<1 MB)
3.7  Greenhouse Gas Emissions (<1 MB)
3.8  Hydrology and Water Quality (<1 MB)
3.9  Land Use (1.7 MB)
3.10 Noise (1.9 MB)
3.11 Socioeconomics and Environmental Justice (<1 MB)
3.12 Solid and Hazardous Materials (<1 MB)
3.13 Transportation and Parking (5.9 MB)
3.14 Utilities (<1 MB)
3.15 Wildlife and Habitat (<1 MB)
4.0   Cumulative Impacts (2.9 MB)
5.0   List of Preparers and Contributors (<1 MB)


A. Public Involvement (10.1 MB)
B. Air Quality/Greenhouse Gas Emissions/Energy Data (26 MB)
C. Cultural Resources Supporting Information (21 MB)
D. Hazardous Materials Database Searches (27 MB)
E. Transportation and Parking Supporting Information (19 MB)
F. Noise Worksheets (2.2 MB)
G. Climate Risk Screening Study (3.1 MB)
H. Coastal Assessment Supporting Information (4.6 MB)