2021 MOTT Minor Alterations to Swain School


SCH Number
Public Agency
Cypress School District (CSD)
Document Title
2021 MOTT Minor Alterations to Swain School
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Cypress School District ("District") proposes to implement various minor alternations to the property located at 5851 Newman Street, Cypress California 90630, known as the District's former Swain Elementary School Site ("Property") so the Property can be used by the District's Maintenance/Operations, Transportation, and Technology departments (the "Project").

Contact Information

Teresa Lennox
Agency Name
Director of Maintenance/Operations, Transportation, & Technology
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant / Responsible Agency


Citywide, Countywide, Southern California
Cross Streets
Newman & Walker
Swain Elementary
Other Location Info
5851 Newman St, Cypress CA 90630

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15303, 15311
Reasons for Exemption
The exempt status of the Project is provided through Sections 15061(b)(3), 15301, 15303, and 15311, which provide that: (1) CEQA only applies to projects that have the potential for causing a significant effect on the environment, and, as such, an activity is not subject to CEQA where it can be seen that there is no possibility that the activity in question may have a significant effect on the environment; (2) projects are exempt from CEQA if they involve the construction and location of a limited number of new, small facilities or structures; (3) projects involving the alteration of existing structures are exempt from CEQA; and (4) projects are exempt from CEQA if they involve construction or placement of minor structures accessory to, or appurtenant to, existing institutional facilities. The Project involves minor alterations to the Property. The Property is not located in an area of statewide, regional, or area-wide concern identified in CEQA Guidelines Section 15206(b)(4). The Project is not subject to any of the exceptions to exemption set forth in CEQA Guidelines section 15300.2. The Project will not cause a substantial adverse change in the significance of a historical resource. The Project will not involve the use of significant amounts of hazardous substances.
County Clerk


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