Mercantile & St Charles Awning Repairs


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Mercantile & St Charles Awning Repairs
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Department of Parks and Recreation would like to make repairs and alterations to the cedar shake awnings located above the sidewalks outside the Columbia Mercantile and St. Charles Saloon inside Columbia State Historic Park to repair existing damage caused by prior vehicle collisions and prevent future vehicle collisions by travelers on Jackson Street in both the east and west bound directions.

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 & 15331
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the operation, repair, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities and topographical features, involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond current levels; 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; and consist of projects limited to maintenance, repair, restoration of historical resources, in a manner consistent with the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties with Guidelines for Preserving, Rehabilitating, Restoring, and Reconstructing Historic Buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer.


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