Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
East Peak ADA Improvements
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Improve the existing facilities at East Peak Picnic Area Overlook and Verna Dunshee Trail in Mt. Tamalpais State Park to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and meet requirements in the "California State Park Accessiblity Guidelines". Work will:
* Raise the existing cane detectable and wheel chair curb with stone mortar along the Verna Dunshee Trail.
* Add 4 ADA parking spaces in the main parking lot, remove 3 trees to install a wooden ramp to connect the main parking lot to public use area.
* Patch and fill areas on the historic building slab that is used as an ADA accessible overlook, adjust railing and replace the interpretrive panel, add and attach a table and bench.
Project consists of repair, maintenance, or minor alteration of existing public facilities invoplving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels; location of limited numbers of new, small facilities or structures and is included as "minor upgrades" and "modifications 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 and the minor public alteration if the condition of land that does not involve remove healthy mature, scenic trees.