Application TC08-015

Summary

SCH Number
2008118245
Lead Agency
Tuolumne County
Document Title
Application TC08-015
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
11/21/2008

Document Description
Ordinance (TC08-015) to amend the Tuolumne County Ordinance Code relative to Flood Damage Prevention as required by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) by repealing Chapter 15.24 and replacing it with a new Chapter 15.24.

Contact Information
Larry Houseberg
Tuolumne County
2 South Green Street
Sonora, CA 95370

Phone : (209) 533-5633

Location

Counties
Tuolumne

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sec 15269(c)
Reasons for Exemption
After reviewing the project and its setting, the environmental Coordinator for the County of Tuolumne has determined that the project is categorically exempt from review under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), pursuant to Section 15269(C) of the State CEQA Guidelines because specific actions necessary to prevent or mitigate an emergency are statutorily exempt from review under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). The project entails the adoption of an ordinance that would enact new definitions and regulations to continue to prevent damage to land and improvements. As such, the adoption of the proposed ordinance constitutes an action taken by the legislative body of Tuolumne County to reduce the potential for substantial property damage by floodwater; consequently, the proposed project is not subject to environmental review under CEQA pursuant to Section 15269 (C) of the State CEQA Guidelines.

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