Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Electronic Surveillance Installation
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Installs a wireless, remote access surveillance camera system on and around Bidwell Mansion in Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park to provide for the safety and security of the Bidwell Mansion.
Work will install five mounting plates using two screws per plate, install the mount to the plate and then attach one 3.1"x1.9"x2.8" camera to each mount. The cameras will be discreetly placed and covered with "skins" to blend in with the building's paint. The system has rechargeable battery packs which will require no added alterations to the mansion.
Project consists of minor alteration to an existing public structure involving negligible or nor expansion of use beyond current levels and the preservation and conservation of historic resources in a manner consistent with the Secretary of Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties, with Guidelines for Preserving, Rehabilitating, Restoring and Reconstructing Historic Buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer.