Residential Driveway Improvements


SCH Number
Public Agency
Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District
Document Title
Residential Driveway Improvements
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (Midpen) is proposing minor repair and resurfacing of approximately 2,100 linear feet of the existing driveway from Skyline Boulevard to Gate RRIO in Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve. The existing driveway serves as the primary access for four Midpen owned single-family residences and three privately owned residences. The proposed project intends to adhere to San Mateo County road specifications to repair potholes, address grading issues, install additional base rock, and install chip seal along approximately 2,100 linear feet of driveway. Construction is anticipated to occur in two phases, between November 2021 and May 2022, and take a total of approximately three weeks.

Contact Information

Jean Chung
Agency Name
Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Mateo
San Francisco Bay Area
Other Location Info
Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Section 15301- Existing Facilities: Class l consists of the operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alternation of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment, or topographical features, involving negligible or no expansion of existing or former use. The project will consist of minor repair and resurfacing of an existing access driveway with no expansion of existing single-family residential use. Section 15304 - Minor Alterations to Land: Class 4 consists of minor public or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forest or agricultural purposes. The project involves minor grading and filling of potholes to repair the existing driveway. There will be no extensive grading on site.
County Clerk
San Mateo


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