Tompkins Memorial Trail Network Improvements and Maintenance

Summary

SCH Number
2019078125
Lead Agency
Northstar Community Services District
Document Title
Tompkins Memorial Trail Network Improvements and Maintenance
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
6/20/2019

Document Description
The Northstar Community Services District currently maintains 17.89 miles of earthen trail as part of the Tompkins Memorial Trail (TMT}) network. The TMT network is largely developed; however, from time to time minor extensions are proposed to provide connectivity between existing neighborhoods and newly developed subdivisions. Extensions are developed as 5-foot-wide unpaved, native earth trails, and construction activities occur within an approximately 8-foot-wide area of disturbance. Maintenance of the TMT network occurs regularly in the summer months.

Contact Information
Eric Martin
Northstar Community Services District
900 Northstar Drive
Truckee, CA 96161

Phone : (530) 562-0747

Location

Counties
Placer
Other Location Info
See NOE

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Under 14 CCR§ 15304 (b), minor alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees are exempt from CEQA requirements . The earthen trails are landscaping features constructed and maintained with minimal disturbance to land. Based on staff analysis, it was determined that no adverse environmental impacts would occur as a result of the proposed project and none of the exceptions to Categorical Exemptions set forth in 14 CCR § 15300.2 apply to this project.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
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