Slope Stabilization and Landslide Repair Project to Construct New Retaining Wall


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Mill Valley, City of (City of Mill Valley)
Document Title
Slope Stabilization and Landslide Repair Project to Construct New Retaining Wall
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
Garry Lion

Document Description
Variance application for a slope stabilization and landslide repair project to construct a new retaining wall in the rear yard of a single-family home above Sutton Manor Creek. The proposed retaining wall requires a variance from the City's creek setback due to its location near the top of the creek bank. In addition, the retaining wall requires variances from the side yard setbacks.

Contact Information
Steven Ross
City of Mill Valley
26 Corte Madera Avenue
Mill Valley, CA 95941

Phone : (415) 388-4033


Mill Valley
Other Location Info
18 Lower Drive, Mill Valley, CA 94941

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, Minor Alterations to Land
Reasons for Exemption
The project would stabilize and retain the existing slope that was the subject of a landslide in March 2019. The retaining wall would protect the slope and creek from further slides. Implementation of erosion control measures during and following construction would protect the creek from stormwater runoff impacts.


Notice of Exemption
2019110386 Slope Stabilization   PDF 1096 K

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