Dunn Road Property Restoration Project

Summary

SCH Number
2017018424
Lead Agency
Palm Springs, City of (City of Palm Springs)
Document Title
Dunn Road Property Restoration Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
1/30/2017

Document Description
The Proposed Project consists of 40 acres of land in the San Jacinto Mountains. The site is within a Conservation Area for peninsular bighorn sheep, as defined by the Coachella Valley Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan. The property has been an orchard in the past, and has been subjected to extensive illegal dumping. The main goal of this project is the removal of solid waste and potentially hazardous materials form the site and the restoration of the native habitat on the property. The illegally dumped materials on the property will be removed, and the site restored to its natural condition by qualified professionals.

Contact Information
Marcus Fuller
City of Palm Springs
3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone : (760) 322-8380

Location

Cities
Palm Springs
Counties
Riverside

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15308,15313,15330
Reasons for Exemption
The project qualifies as a CE exemption pursuant to Guidelines Section 15808, 15313, and 15330 because it will protect the environment on an down gradient of the site; will restore and conserve the property for wildlife habitat, including the endangered Peninsular bighorn sheep; and will stabilize and mitigate previous illegal dumping of household waste oil drums and other materials occurring on the property at this time.

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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