Reasons for Exemption
Finding: Pursuant to San Benito County Local Guidelines for the California Environmental Quality Act, this project qualifies for an exemption from CEQA under State CEQA Guidelines Categorical Exemptions (California Code of Regulations §15303(e),
Evidence: CEQA Guidelines Section 15303 (class 3) New Construction or Conversion of Small Structures. No development significantly more intensive than the proposed structure is allowed prior to approval. They would be allowed under the Zoning Ordinance after approval. This proposal will not cause serious public health problems, nor will it conflict with any easements; no potential environmental damages have been identified for this project.