Citywide Tree Planting and Stormwater Capture Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Natural Resources Agency, California (California Natural Resources Agency)
Document Title
Citywide Tree Planting and Stormwater Capture Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
City of Tehachapi

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
California Natural Resources Agency
1416 9th Street, Ste 1311
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 651-2483


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.


Notice of Exemption
2020010208_CEQA Responsible Agency NOE   PDF 177 K

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