Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Trail trhrough Time Steps - Upper Rock City
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Construction of wood steps in Mount Diablo State Park to repair unsafe walking conditions and prevent further erosion of the trail. Project will install 4x8 inch wood boards along 85 feet of trail and secured with rebar and backfilling area with native soil to create steps, add organic debris and small logs and de-compacting the trail tread to remove two user-created trails and protect the newly repaired area with berms. Work will also build a new 45' long access trail to a nearby picnic area.
Project consists of repair, maintenance, and minor alteration of existing public facilities involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels; and there will be minor alterations in the condition of land, water, and vegetation that do not include the healthy, mature, or scenic trees as listed in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR section 15300.4.