Columbia Mercantile Paint Removal

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SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Columbia Mercantile Paint Removal
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Remove the existing non-historic painted signage on the historic mercantile building at Columbia State Historic Park to restore the building to its historic appearance. Work will use "Smart Strip" paint stripper to remove two (2) 44" W x 34" Land one (1) 18" W x 102" L painted signs, from the historic masonry building . Project will follow guidelines outlined in "Technical Preservation Services Presentation Brief 38: Removing graffiti from Historic Masonry".

Contact Information

Nathanial Wigington
Agency Name
Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Central Valley District
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Other Location Info
Columbia State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301 & 15331
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the minor alteration of existing public or private structures, involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels; and the maintenance, restoration, and preservation of historical resources, in a manner consistent with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties with Guidelines for Preserving 1 Rehabilitating, Restoring , and Reconstructing Historic Buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer.


Notice of Exemption

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