Right-of-Entry and Easement to City of Chico-Couplet Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Right-of-Entry and Easement to City of Chico-Couplet Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Issue a right-of-entry permit and a maintenance easement to the City of Chico at Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park to replace and enhance the existing sidewalk along the Esplanade, to comply with the Americans Disabilities Act as part of the "Couplet Project" SCH # 2010062002 The City of Chico will notify the Dept. of Parks and Recreation, Northern Buttes District, at least one week prior to performing work, including routine maintenance, within the easement boundaries. Advance notice is not required when responding to an emergency; however, DPR will be notified as soon as feasible after City personnel arrive at the site. All work conducted within the boundaries of the easement, including but not limited to the Endangered Species Act, CEQA, and Section 5024 of the Public Resource Code. The easement will provide legal access and use of this property to the City of Chico, while protecting resources.

Contact Information

Trish Ladd
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15304, 15305, Class 4, 5
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of minor public alteration in the condition of land which does not involve the removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees; included as "issuance of easements and temporary use permits" on the Dept. of Parks and Recreation's List of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR § 15300.4.

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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