Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Needle Rock Roof and Siding Shingle Replacement
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Replace roof and siding shingles in kind on the historic Needle Rock Visitor Center in Sinkyone Wilderness State Park to protect the structure and support its maintenance and continued use. Work will: remove and dispose of existing roofing and siding shingles and flashing; remove and replace any roof or siding sheathing showing signs of degradation; install new flashing at all plumbing and vent openings, roof perimeter and roof to wall locations; install felt underlayment atop roof and siding sheathing; and install fire-rated cedar wood shingles that match the size and shape of removed shingles.
Project consists of the repair, maintenance and minor alteration of existing public structures involving no expansion of use beyond current levels and is included as "utility repairs or minor upgrades" in the Park and Rec's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR 15300.4, and the maintenance and repair of historical resources in a manner consistent with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the treatment of historic properties with guildelines for preserving, rehabilitating, restoring, and reconstructing historic buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer.