Iowa Hill Rural Telecommunications Project, Tower 2


SCH Number
Public Agency
Placer County
Document Title
Iowa Hill Rural Telecommunications Project, Tower 2
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project will construct a wireless communications facility to enhance the service area for the Placer County Interoperable Radio Network and will implement the Iowa Hill Rural Telecommunications infrastructure Project, which will bring wire-line telephone service to the town of Iowa Hill for the first time. The project includes construction of a 30-foot tall cellular monopole with one two-foot diameter microwave dish antenna, a 10-foot by 16-foot equipment shelter, ground mounted and building mounted photovoltaic energy system, and an emergency back-up generator within a 79-foot by 93-foot lease area.

Contact Information

Alex Fisch
Agency Name
Placer County Community Development Resource Agency
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15303 - Class 3`
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt because construction of this communications facility will not result in significant adverse visual impacts because it will be located so far from any prospective viewer as to be virtually unnoticeable and will not result in any other significant adverse impacts.

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