Forestry and Fire Protection, Department of
South Operations Headquarters Replacement Project
NOE - Notice of Exemption
CAL FIRE proposes to acquire 12.4 acres of land currentlyy owned by the U.S. Forestry Service (USFS) on the March Air Reserve Base in Riverside County. The property is proposed to be used for the relocation and replacement of the headquarters and operations center complex. The facility would be the primary operations coordination center for all emergency responses directed to CAL FIRE in the southern half of the satte and would provide aministrative support in the general geographical area. The facility would coordinate responses to fires, hazardous materials spills, highway emergencies, natural disasters, city and county medical emergencies, etc. Future development of the property will undergo an updated environmental compliance review.