Berryessa Creek Project: Calaveras Boulevard to Old Piedmont Road, San Jose and Milpitas, California

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
United States Army, Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Document Title
Berryessa Creek Project: Calaveras Boulevard to Old Piedmont Road, San Jose and Milpitas, California
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Would occur in single family residential, multi-family residential, industrial, mixed-use, open space, and town center zones

Document Description
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its local partner the Santa Clara Valley Water District are proposing to construct the Upper Berryessa Creek Flood Risk Management Project. The project would modify 2.2 miles of Upper Berryessa Creek within the cities of Milpitas and San Jose for the purpose of reducing flood risks. These modifications would occur between I-680 and Calaveras Boulevard, and would include: - Constructing an enlarged earthen trapezoidal channel; - Constructing concrete floodwalls at two areas; - Excavating sediment and vegetation from the channel bed;

Contact Information
James Manitakos
Santa Clara Valley Water District
Lead/Public Agency
5750 Almaden Expressway
San Jose, CA 95118

Phone : (408) 630-2833


37°43'39.50"N 121°.89'28.25"W
Milpitas San Jose
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
Between I-680 (upstream) and Calaveras Blvd. (downstream)
Total Acres
State Highways
I-680, 880, SR 237
Berryessa, Los Coches, Piedmont, and Penitencia Crks

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Flood Risk Management)
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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