Bicycle and Pedestrian Action PLan


SCH Number
Public Agency
City of Richmond
Document Title
Bicycle and Pedestrian Action PLan
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Description of Nature, Purpose and Beneficiaries of Project: The Bicycle and Pedestrian Action Plan (BPAP) provides a set of short-term infrastructure recommendations and actions, including bicycle and pedestrian improvements, for the City of Richmond to effectively improve biking, walking, and rolling and improve road safety for all users.

Contact Information

Hector Rojas
Agency Name
City of Richmond
Job Title
Planning Manager
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant


Contra Costa
State Highways
I-580; I-80

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301(c) and 15304(h)
Reasons for Exemption
The improvements associated with the BPAP meet the requirements for a categorical exemption under Section. 15301, Existing Facilities, with subsection (c) specifically covering alterations to existing highways and streets, sidewalk, gutters, bicycle and pedestrian trails, and similar facilities such as the addition of bicycle facilities, including, but not limited to bicycle parking, bicycle-share facilities and bicycle lanes, transit improvements such as bus lanes, pedestrian crossings, street trees, and other similar alterations that do not create additional automobile lanes, and Section 15304, Minor Alterations to Land - Class 4, with Subsection (h) specifically covering the creation of bicycle lanes on existing rights-of-way.
County Clerk
Contra Costa


Notice of Exemption

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