Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Browns Ravine Road and Culvert Repair
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The proposed project will replace and upgrade a damaged culvert that crosses under the only public road leading to a boat storage facility and marina in Folsom Lake State Rec area to stabilize the road embankment above the culvert.
Work will: remove 2 trees, 1 20" DBH gray pine and 1 20" DBH blue oak, that are adjacent to the existing culvert and lean over the work area at the culvert outlet; saw cut the paved public road above the existing culvert and excavate and area approx 38 ft wide x 70 ft long x 10 ft deep; remove existing 18-in culvert and replace with a 48-in corrugated polyethylene pipe; aggregate road base on top; compaction test roadway according to Caltrans specifications; place 97 cy of clean class 3 riprap for rock slope facing along all disturbed/exposed surfaces and to armor culvert inlet and outlet; and repave roadway with 4 in of asphalt.
Project consists of the repair of an existing public utility involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels and minor public alterations in the condition of land that does not involve the removal of healthy, mature scenic trees, and is included as trail or road repairs, in Park and Rec's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR 15300.4.