Negro Bar Day Use Improvements


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Negro Bar Day Use Improvements
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Complete improvements in the Negro Bar Day Use Area of Folsom Lake State recreation Area to provide additional visitor use facilities and improve visitor experiences. Work will: In the negro Bar Day use area: Remove cottonwoods, oaks, and existing stumps as needed for new facilities and amenities; Excavate trenches totaling approx. 18" wide x 24" deep x 1,000" for quick coupler water lines; remove existing comfort station and in approximately the same location, excavate to pour a 20'x20'x8" deep slab with 2' deep concrete footings at the perimeter and construct a new 20'x20' Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) comfort station with four (4) unisex restrooms; Excavate a 40'x40' area approximately 2' deep at perimeter, 8" deep in interior, with four 5'deepx24" square column footings, and install a new 40'x40' CMU storage building; Excavate 10" for a 35'x40' paver surface with 16" perimeter foundation curb for an instruction Area (IA) adjacent to the storage building; Excavate approx. 36" for a 2' high CMU wall located on two sides of the IA; Excavate a trench approx. 18"x36"x100' from comfort station to IA for electrical and water supply lines; Excavate a trench approx. 18"x36"x325' from comfort station to Group Picnic area for electrical line; Install eleven (11) picnic sites featuring one (1) picnic table on a 12'x14'x10" concrete pad with two sites ADA accessible; Install six picnic sites featuring one picnic table under a metal shade structure on 12' x 14' x10" concrete pad with four sites ADA accessible; shade structure footings will be approximately 2'x2'x3' deep; Install one ADA accessible group picnic site featuring six picnic tables on an approx. 45' x 45' decomposed granite pad; Install one group picnic site quad with four picnic tables and a metal shade structure on a 37'x42'x10" concrete pad; shade structure footings to be approximately 2'x2'x3' deep; Excavate a trench 18"x36"x325' to install electrical service from the restroom to the new group picnic site; Install one group picnic site featuring three picnic tables on a 24'x29'10" concrete pad; Install an ADA Accessible group picnic site (group picnic Area A) featuring four picnic table with a metal shade structure on a 40'x45'x10' paver surface with 16" perimeter foundation curb. Shade structure footings will be approximately 2'x2'x3' deep; Install a 5' wide x 10" deep with 16" perimeter foundation curb paved walk from comfort station to picnic sites and buildings; Install site furnishings and features with footings ranging in size from 14'x14"12" deep to 30"x30"x36" deep. BBQ footing will be 6'6"x16'x30" deep; Install layout tables and walls with footings ranging in size from 23"x6'6"x26" deep to 56"x10'8"x26" deep; Install 180 shrubs in 36" wide x 34" deep holes and 70 trees in 5' wide x 24" deep holes; Install a total of 200 linear feet of culvert with cobble outfall - trench depth ranges from 1'6" - 3' wide, 27" deep; In the parking area:/ See additional information on NOE

Contact Information
Monica L. Aleman
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Northern Service Center One Capitol Mall, Suite 410
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 445-8826


Other Information
Folsom Lake State Recreation area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1,2,3,4- S: 15301,02,03,04
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the maintenance of existing public facilities involving no expansion of use beyond current levels; the replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will have the same purpose and capacity as the structure replaced; the construction and location of limited numbers of new, small facilities or structures; and the minor alteration in the condition of land that does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees; listed as "modifications of existing facilities for disable access" and Construction or installation of park facilities, restrooms, fencing, boat launching facilities and concessionaire structures" in the departments of parks and recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR S: 15300.4

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