Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Beach Access Stairway and Observation Deck
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Construct an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant +/- 228 sq. ft., wooden, bluff top observation deck with trellis and +/- 36 long, beach stairway structure to improve public access, reduce unnatural bluff erosion resulting from existing informal access and improve drainage west of the Francis Beach area of Half Moon Bay State Beach. Staircase design will match the aesthetics of other existing access improvements at Francis Beach.
Project consists of construction and location of new small structures and; minor alterations in the condition of land and/or vegetation that does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees included as "trails or road repairs, trail construction or realignment and trail removal "in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR Section 15300.4.