Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
North Grove Sewer Improvements
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Repair and/or replace sections of the existing sewer collection system at Calaveras Big Trees State Park to bring the system into compliance with statewide discharge standards for sewer disposal systems. Within the North Grove Campground and Day Use areas, work will reline approximately 362 feet of sewer collection pipes and line the inside of approximately three (3) sewer manholes. Little or no ground disturbance will occur around the sections to be relined. Excavation will occur where several breaks in the existing pipeline will be repaired. Small trees and saplings may be removed as part of this project.
Project consists of the repair, maintenance, and minor alteration of existing public facilities involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels, included as "Utility repairs or minor upgrades" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR 15300.4; the replacement of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will have substantially the same purposed and capacity as the structure replaced; and minor alterations in the condition of land and/or vegetation which does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees (Class 4, Section 15304)