Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Qiarry Trail Accessibility Improvements
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Improve the existing facilities at Auburn State Recreation Area to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and meet requirements in the "California State Parks Accessibility Guidelines". Work will:
* Remove asphalt, excavate, and add rock to reshape and outslope for drainage a 625 square foot area around the pay station.
* Excavate 6" deep by 4' wide to pour concrete walkway across the gravel road.
* Excavate to install rock retaining wall footing, build a rock retaining wall, add approximately 185 cubic yards of fill, and pour concrete to construct an approximately 500 square foot parking area and excavate to install a 30' long guardrail at the Quarry Trail head.
* Excavate to remove approximately 450 linear feet of soil berm to improve drainage.
Minor alteration of existing public structures and facilities involving negligible expansion of use beyond current levels included as "modification of existing facilities for handicap access" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR section 15300.4, the construction and location of limited numbers of new small facilities and the minor alteration in the condition of land that does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.