The proposed project will result in the placement of bituminous seal coats and traffic striping on select County roads that have shown distress, such as alligator, block, longitudinal, and transverse cracking. This project will extend the useful lifetime of existing County roads.
A Notice of Exemption had been prepared for Environmental Review (ER) No. 7574 for the 2018-19 Bituminous Seal Coats Project. A revision has been made to Location 1 from ER 7574 to expand the project area of Location 1 from the original end point of Auberry Road and Quail Hollow Road, expanded to Auberry Road and its intersection with Highway 168. All other listed locations from ER 7574 remain unchanged and is included with this Notice.
The project meets the criteria for a Class 1 exemption according to Section 15301, which includes repair, maintenance, and minor alterations or existing structures, to include existing highways and streets, No cumulative impacts in regards to air quality, traffic, or population growth were identified. Although project locations could be located in identified scenic roadways, the project will be confined to the roadways and
not change alignment, expand capacity, or change the visual character.
*See NOE for full details.