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1: Painting, decorating and wallpapering or similar finish work (no $ limit)
2: Fences six feet high or lower;
3: Platforms, decks and walks 30 inches high or less over grade or not over basement
4: Installation of floor covering (no $limit)
5: Cabinet work: (no $limit)
6: Outside paving.(no $limit)
7: Repairs that involve only the replacement of components or existing work with similar materials for the purpose of maintenance, that do not have an 
     Aggregate valuation of over $1,000.00, (excluding items with no $limit)  and that do not affect any electrical or mechanical installations. 
8: One-story detached accessory buildings used as tool and storage sheds, playhouses, or similar uses provided the projected roof area is 120 square feet or less
9: Partitions that are 72 inches high or less, cases and counters
10: Retaining walls that are 3 feet in height or less, measured from the top of the footing to the top of the wall unless supporting a surcharge or impounding               flammable liquids. 
11: Platforms, walks, and driveways that are 30 inches or less above grade and not over any basement or story. 
12: Prefabricated swimming pools accessory to a Group R, Division 3 Occupancy in which the pool walls are entirely above the adjacent grade and the 
      capacity does not exceed 5,000 gallons.
13:  Patio cover structures attached to or detached from single dwelling units in the RE, RS, and RX zones in the following circumstances, except in the
       appealable area of the Coastal Overlay Zone or in Planned Developments: 
          A: The patio cover structure has 300 square feet or less of projected roof area. 
             B: The patio cover structure does not encroach into any yard.
             C: The patio cover structure is 12 feet or less above grade. 
14:  Antennas supported on the roof. 
15:  Awnings projecting horizontally out to 6 feet or less and attached to the exterior walls of buildings of Group R, Division 3 or Group U,Division 1 Occupancies. 
16:  Exterior walking decks that are supported on grade and extend 30 inches or less above grade and are accessory to buildings of Group R, Division 3
      dwellings) and Group U, Division 1 (residential accessory structures) Occupancies. 
17:  Renewal of roof coverings on any building permitted by the California Building Code and the California Residential Code, where the existing roof structure, 
       including roof diaphragm, is not altered. 
18: A temporary shed, office or storage building and other structure incidental to and for work authorized by a valid Grading or Building Permit. 
      Such structures must be removed upon expiration of the permit or completion of work covered by the Grading or Building Permit.
19: Installing replacement windows in existing window openings where all of the following conditions apply: 
         A: The windows are replaced in detached one and two-family dwellings or townhouses as defined in the California Residential Code. 
         B: The proposed window replacement shall not require any modifications to the weather resistive exterior wall envelope protecting the
              structure or the interior of the structure. 
         C: The existing windows to be replaced are not required to be fire-resistive
         D:The proposed work shall not require modifications to the existing rough openings. 
20:New permanent parking and vehicular use areas for less than four vehicles, including access to the spaces, but excluding parking for single dwelling unit 
     uses on a single lot in Residential-Single Unit Zones.
21:The exemptions above  do not apply to alterations, repairs, or improvements of historical resources as described in Section 143.0220.

23:Replacement of electric circuit breaker