Project Documents

Click on the links below to access project documents.

Note: For Staff Reports and Notices, please see the Meetings Page.

Existing Chevron Refinery Permits – Local and Resource Agencies

Final Environmental Impact Report

The Final EIR (Volume 3 of the Chevron Refinery Modernization Project EIR) was released on June 9, 2014. See below to view Volume 3. Volumes 1 and 2 are available, as described below, under, “Draft Environmental Impact Report”.

Volume 3: Final Environmental Impact Report (PDF [excluding Attachment B1-3] – 25.8 MB)

For individual files, see below.

  • Chapter 4 – Revisions to the Draft EIR Volumes 1 and 2 (PDF – 4.2 MB)
  • Chapter 5 – Mitigation Measure Monitoring and Reporting Program (PDF – 387.8 kB)
  • Chapter 6 – References (PDF – 131.8 kB)
  • Appendix 1 – Tracking Index (PDF – 1009.2 kB)
  • Appendix 2 - Public Agency, Organization, Individual, and Form Letter Comment Submittals (PDF – 12.8 MB)
  • Appendix 3 - Oral Testimony Comment Submittals (PDF – 828.4 kB)

Hard copies of the Final EIR (Volume 3) may be viewed at the following locations:

Planning and Building Services Department (City Hall, 450 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA, 94804)

Richmond Public Libraries:

  • Main Branch (325 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA 94804)
  • Bayview Branch (5100 Hartnett Ave., Richmond, CA, 94804)
  • West Side Branch (135 Washington Ave. Richmond, CA 94801)

Draft Environmental Impact Report

The public comment period on the Draft EIR closed on May 2, 2014. Draft EIR comments submitted to the City following the close of the public comment period may not be addressed in the Final EIR.  See below to view the Draft EIR.

The Draft EIR (Volumes 1 and 2 of the Chevron Refinery Modernization Project EIR) may be viewed or downloaded from this site (see links below).

Please note that the website was updated with new files to address minor errors in content and/or labeling, as described in the below link:

March 27, 2014 – Notice of Errata

Hard copies of the Draft EIR (Volume 1) may be viewed at the following locations:

Planning and Building Services Department (City Hall, 450 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA, 94804)

Richmond Public Libraries:

  • Main Branch (325 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA 94804)
  • Bayview Branch (5100 Hartnett Ave., Richmond, CA, 94804)
  • West Side Branch (135 Washington Ave. Richmond, CA 94801)

Hard copies of the Draft EIR Appendices (Volume 2) are available at the Planning and Building Services Department and the Main Branch Library. Other sites have electronic copies of the Appendices on CD for reference use.

  • Volume 1: Draft Environmental Impact Report (PDF – 63 MB)
  • Volume 2: Draft Environmental Impact Report Appendices (PDF – 90.5 MB)

For individual files, see below.

VOLUME 1: DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT – TABLE OF CONTENTS (PDF – 217 kB)

  • Chapter 1 Introduction (PDF – 4 MB)
  • Chapter 2 Summary (PDF – 703 kB)
  • Chapter 3 Project Description (PDF – 2.3 MB)
  • Chapter 4 Environmental Setting, Impacts, and Mitigation Measures

VOLUME 2: DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT APPENDICES