Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Alhecama Structural Brick Shear Test
NOE - Notice of Exemption
In-place shear testing on in situ bricks at eight locations of the masonary portion of the Alhecama Theater Building will be conducted. Project requires removal of two bricks and the head mortar of the adjacent brick to allow insertion of a small hydraulic ram to conduct the testing. Any bricks removed will be returned or if damaged, replaced using in-kind bricks and mortar. Work is undertaken to inform design of a future seismic retrofit and stabilization project.
No potential for significant impacts to the environment is anticipated in compliance with Section 15300.2.
Project is limited to maintenance, repair, stabilization, rehabilitation, restoration, preservation, conservation or reconstruction of historical resources in a manner consistent with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties (class 31)