City of Shafter North Park and North Shafter Street Improvements Survey Monuments and Hwy 43 Shoulder Stabilization Authorization.

Summary

SCH Number
2019110545
Lead Agency
Shafter, City of (City of Shafter)
Document Title
City of Shafter North Park and North Shafter Street Improvements Survey Monuments and Hwy 43 Shoulder Stabilization Authorization.
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
11/26/2019

Document Description
The City of Shafter is proposing to install survey monuments within the existing right-of-way of streets in North Park and North Shafter for future street design work and upgrading the existing dirt shoulder for southbound Highway 43 between Mayer Lane and Tulare Avenue within the City of Shafter. The shoulder project is approximately one mile in length. Native soil within the work area will first be cleared and graded. Less than 200 cubic yards of soil will be disturbed through this project. A two-inch layer of decomposed granite or other roadway material approved by the State of California Department of Transportation will be spread over the work area after the soil preparation. The finished stabilized shoulder will be eight feet in width and match the elevation of the existing asphalt concrete pavement and graded to drain away from the pavement. All work will be performed within the public right-of-way.

Contact Information
Wayne Clausen
City of Shafter
336 Pacific Avenue
Shafter, CA 93263

Phone : (661) 746-5002

Location

Cities
sh Shafter
Counties
Kern

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301c, Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to Section 15301 (c) of the CEQA Guidelines in that the City is only proposing to install survey monuments within the existing right-of-way of streets in North Park and North Shafter for future street design work and upgrading the existing dirt shoulder for southbound Highway 43, between Mayer Lane and Tulare Avenue, with an improved decomposed granite shoulder for dust reduction and safety purposes. The shoulder work is approximately one mile in length. No additional travel lanes are proposed for Highway 43. The project will not increase capacity on Hwy 43. No trees or structures will be affected or moved by the project. There is no sensitive species habitat, no record of sensitive species, wetlands, or historical structures within the subject right-of-way. Construction activities are required to meet all City regulations and standards for noise abatement and hours of operation.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
2019110545 North Park and North Shafter Street   PDF 1382 K

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