Construction of a 0.3-mile, Class 1 bicycle/pedestrian trail within the North Coast Railroad right-of-way. Project elenets include a barrier fence between the trail and railroad tracks, trail lighting, bridge crossing over Orr Creek, new crosswalks at Clara Avenue and Ford Street, and amenities such as benches and trash receptacles.
Clara Ave and north of Ukiah City limit at Brush St
Notice of Exemption
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Reasons for Exemption
Project involves constructing a multi-purpose asphalt trail within an existing railroad right-of-way. The area is basically level, due to prior construction and maintenance of the railroad tracks. The project scope is similar to extension of water and sewer main projects, which are exempt under S: 15303, Class 3. No work will be performed within any creek channel or bank. No healthy, mature or scenic trees will be impacted.