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Future District Projects
"Notice of Intension To Adopt a Negative Declaration By Southgate Recreation & Park DistrictNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Southgate Recreation and Park District ("District") proposes to adopt a Negative Declaration for the Nicholas Park Soccer Field Addition, Softball Revitalization, and Lighting Conversion Project. The draft Negative Declaration and Initial Study can be reviewed a t 6000 Orange Avenue, Sacramento, California 95823, the office of the County Clerk located at 600 8th Street, Sacramento, California, 95814, on-line at: www.southgaterecandpark.net/district-projects/future-projects.html, and by contacting Vince King by phone at (916) 428-1171 x 21 or by email at
District proposes to repair a softball field and convert a second softball field into two multi-use fields at Nicholas Park. Repairs and conversion of the softball fields include removing the existing turf and replacing it with a drought tolerant fescue seed mix, addition and/or removal of infield clay, mending or replacing backstops, benches, and/or bleachers, removal of the two existing outfield fences, regrading of the fields, redesigning the site drainage, relocating the existing sports lights and converting to light emitting diode fixtures, adding concrete mow strips, and converting areas of the park to drought tolerant landscaping.The District, as the lead agency for this project, conducted an Initial Study to determine if this project may have a significant effect on the environment. The results of the Initial Study indicate that this project will not cause a significant effect on the environment; therefore, the District proposes to adopt a Negative Declaration.Comments on this proposed Negative Declaration should be sent to the District address or email listed above. Comments must be received no later than twenty-one (21) days after the date of this Notice of Intention which is dated September 26, 2016, or no later than October 17, 2016, at 9:00 AM. The Board of Directors for the District will take action with respect to this proposed Negative Declaration at its regular Board meeting on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at the Florin East Grammar School, 8383 Florin Road, Sacramento, California at 7:00 PM.Improvements to the Park are contingent on grant funding."This text and link should be taken down after 9 AM on October 17th.