Placer Center for Health MRI Upgrade Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
University of California, Davis
Document Title
Placer Center for Health MRI Upgrade Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Placer Center for Health MRI Replacement project will provide upgrades to the existing MRI suite and decommission and replacement of the MRI unit at the Placer Center for Health clinic. MRI services will continue during construction through use of a mobile MRI unit temporarily located and currently operational on a structurally engineered concrete pad in the parking lot. The project scope includes decommission and removal of the existing GE 60cm MRI and installs GE 70cm MRI unit; modifies lighting; upgrades electrical and HVAC systems; upgrades the Controls Room; repairs the RF Shielding; upgrades room finishes; and installs temporary onsite MRI trailer. This property is not part of a Campus LRDP.

Contact Information

Heather Davis
Agency Name
UC Davis
Job Title
Interim Director of Environmental Planning
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant / Parties Undertaking Project


Cross Streets
West Ranch View Drive

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1 (15301): Existing Facilities
Reasons for Exemption
This project is a minor alteration of existing space with little to no expansion in current use. This project qualifies as categorically exempt under Exemption Class 1 of the Guidelines for the Implementation to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). This exemption applies to the operation, repair, maintenance or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities or mechanical equipment, involving negligible or no expansion of the existing use. In addition, none of the exceptions for application of a categorical exemption apply to this project.


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