Project proposes to enhance the existing Lothian Residence Hall loading dock area to add an additional loading dock bay, a maximum of three service vehicle parking stalls, expanded dock depth, and a recycling and waste management area. added paved area is estimated at approximately 7,200 sq. ft. The project also proposes to replace and relocate the existing, deteriorating cooling tower, and replace an existing deteriorating cooling tower, and replace an existing emergency generator with a new 200mw SCAQMD pre-permitted unit. The project will box and relocate one mature live oak, enhance screening of the dock from the roadway, and improve pedestrian circulation along the adjacent Big Springs Road.
Proejct involves construction and installation of small new equipment and facilities with a new paved area of less than 10,000 sq. ft., as an accessory to an existing institutional facility, including replacement and rehabilitation of deteriorated equipment to bring facilities up to current standards. All required utilities are available at the site. None of the exceptions to the exemptions apply.