Type, Section or Code
Section 15183, Section 15301 (1)(a) & (2)(b), Section 15302(2), Section 15303 (d), Section 15304 (f), & Section 15306
Reasons for Exemption
This project qualifies under Section 15183 Projects Consistent with a Community Plan, General Plan, or Zoning as the project is consistent with the 2018 San Joaquin Council of Governments Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy (RTP/SCS) and City of Stockton’s Envision 2040 General Plan. An EIR was previously certified by the lead agency for, the above identified Plans, or Sustainable Communities Strategy.
This project qualifies under Section 15301(1)(a) Existing Facilities, Section 15302(2)(b) Replacement or Reconstruction, Section 15303(d) Construction/Conversion of New/Small Structures, Section 15304(f) Minor Alterations of Land because the project consists of minor alteration of existing facilities and/or mechanical equipment involving negligible or no expansion of capacity and/or minor alterations to land, including minor trenching and backfilling where surface is restored. All power will be provided by from the existing electrical panel and the work includes installations of conduit, wiring, electrical connections, and mounting equipment. Minor trenching may be required to bring power from local sources to proposed EV chargers. This project also qualifies under Section 15306 Information Collection because the overarching purpose of the project is to conduct research for the purpose of collecting data on the use of electric mobility services.