Plaza Hotel Lower Roof and Staircase Repairs


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Plaza Hotel Lower Roof and Staircase Repairs
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Repair the historic Plaza Hotel lower roof and staircase behind the hotel within San Juan Bautista State Historic Park. A DPR-qualified cultural resources specialist will document all phases of the project. -Roof: Repair lower roof by removing existing cedar shingles, installing an underlay of 30 pound roofing felt, and attaching new plywood sheathing over the existing skip sheathing. Install new class B fire retardant treated cedar shingles. Paint exposed plywood a color that blends in with color of the existing roof. -Staircase: Repair the staircase by replacing four rotting 4" x 4" posts that are in contact with the earth with new 4" x 6" posts on concrete footings. Install new posts by excavating four 2' deep x 2' wide holes for concrete footings, which will be poured to protrude 8" above finished grade. Brace staircase during construction.

Contact Information
Ken Gray
California Department of Parks and Recreation
1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Phone : (831) 649-2862


San Benito
Other Location Info
San Juan Bautista State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the repair and minor alteration of an existing public structure, involving no expansion of use beyond current levels; replacement or reconstruction of existing structures where the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure being replaced and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity; and maintenance and stabilization of historical resources, in a manner consistent with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties with Guidelines for Preserving, Rehabilitating, Restoring, and Reconstructing Historic Buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer; included as "reroofing" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR Section 15300.4.

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