Citywide Tree Planting and Stormwater Capture Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Natural Resources Agency
Document Title
Citywide Tree Planting and Stormwater Capture Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This project will include the greening of major traffic corridors in the city through the planting of 475 trees. The purpose of the project is to Increase carbon sequestration within the urban area of the City of Tehachapi. The beneficiaries of the project will be the public and visitors of the City of Tehachapi.

Contact Information

Jennifer Thomas
Agency Name
California Natural Resources Agency
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
City of Tehachapi
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Other Location Info
Major traffic corridors throughout the city, specifically Tehachapi Boulevard, Valley Boulevard, Antelope Run bike path, and Curry Street median.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 15304(b)
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of planting 475 new street trees, which will be irrigated by a water efficient MWELO - compliant Irrigation system. These activities fall under the Class 4(b) exemption: New gardening or landscaping, Including the replacement of existing conventional landscaping with water efficient or fire resistant landscaping.


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