Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, Park Improvement Project

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Summary

SCH Number
2010032032
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, Park Improvement Project
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Received
Present Land Use
Recreation

Document Description
The Department of Parks and Recreation proposes to make various improvements to Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park to enhance the visitor's educational and interpretive experience. The improvements encompass 3 main areas of the park; The Gold Discovery Museum on the east side of Highway 49 off Back Street, Upgrade the museum building, Develop and install exhibits and media that reflect current day approaches to gold discovery and interpretation, The main parking lot/sawmill area, Create a central orientation plaza, Replace the existing sawmill replica with a new heavy timber structure, Enhance the gold discovery site along with the open area southwest of the discovery site located between Highway 49 and The South Fork of the American River. In conjunction with these improvements, upgrade the utility infrastructure; water lines, electrical service, and communication lines. As well as connect existing trails and a new trail system partially constructed under the ADA Trail System Improvement Project.

Contact Information
Steven Hilton
California Department of Parks and Recreation
One Capitol Mall, Suite 410
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 445-8104

Location

Coordinates
38°48'2.889"N 120°53'35.556"W
Counties
El Dorado
Cross Streets
Hwy 49 and Back St
Zip
95613
Total Acres
60
State Highways
49
Waterways
South Fork American River
Township
11N
Range
10E
Section
17
Base
MDB&M
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Coloma

Notice of Completion

Development Type
Recreational (Orientational Plaza, Sawmill Replica Museum Upgrades)
Project Issues
Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Traffic/Circulation Wetland/Riparian

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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