HVAC & Electrical Housing Upgrades – Residences 4, 25, and 43


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
HVAC & Electrical Housing Upgrades – Residences 4, 25, and 43
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Central Valley District aims to replace the existing undersized and failing heating and cooling systems inside three (3) occupied single family houses in Columbia State Historic Park with more energy efficient HVAC systems to help keep the weather out and to protect the integrity of the buildings.

Contact Information

Andrew Collum
Agency Name
California State Parks
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant / Parties Undertaking Project


Northern California
Other Location Info
Columbia State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15302, 15303 & 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the repair, maintenance, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels and is listed as “Utility repairs or minor upgrades” in the Department of Parks and Recreation’s list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR § 15300.4; the replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure replaced and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity as the structure replaced; installation of small, new equipment and facilities in small structures; and minor public or private alterations in the condition of land and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.


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