Bear Mountain Communications Tower Replacement


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Forestry and Fire Protection, Department of (California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection)
Document Title
Bear Mountain Communications Tower Replacement
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The proposed project consists of constructing a 140 foot tall telecommunications tower. The communications tower is needed to provide essential emergency communications linkage for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, (CDF) emergency response and fire protection commands and controls throughout the state. The new tower will replace an 80 foot tall deteriorating and obsolete tower. A former residential building and garage previously occupied by fire outlook staff will also be removed to allow for the construction of the new tower.

Contact Information
Brian E. Wilkinson
Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
P.O. Box 944246
Sacramento, CA 94244-2460

Phone : (916) 376-1603



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15302, 15304 - Class 2 & 4
Reasons for Exemption
The project would replace deteriorating and obsolete structures and would not expand use, with minor alterations to the land.

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