This is a safety project that proposes to widen shoulders to allow for additional recovery room for motorists. The purpose is to reduce the frequency and severity of collisions at four locations along Highway 299. The project is needed because the collision rates exceed statewide averages at each of the locations.
Highway 299, Humboldt County, post miles 20.5-30.15
Notice of Exemption
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Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt because there ls not a reasonable possibility that the project will have a significant effect on the environment due to unusual circumstances, it does not damage a see hie resource, it is not located on the "Cortese List", there will not be significant adverse impact on endangered, rare, or threatened species or their habitat, and it does not cause a substantial adverse change in the significance of historical resources.