One-time Water Transfer Agreement between Westlands Water District and Contra Costa Water District

Summary

SCH Number
2002058565
Public Agency
Westlands Water District
Document Title
One-time Water Transfer Agreement between Westlands Water District and Contra Costa Water District
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
6/5/2002

Document Description
Contra Costa Water District will transfer between 8,000 to 15,000 acre-feet of Central Valley Project (CVP) water to Westlands Water District. The water will be diverted from Sacramento River discharges at Old Slough, and be transported through the State Water Project facilities to an existing Westlands Water District diversion structure along either the San Luis Canal or the Mendota Pool.

Contact Information
Thaddeus Bettner
Westlands Water District
Lead/Public Agency
P.O. Box 6056
Fresno, CA 93703

Phone : (559) 241-6215

Location

Counties
Fresno Kings

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Existing Facilities, sec. 15301
Reasons for Exemption
Statutory Exemption pursuant to Sec. 15261 (Ongoing Project), Sec. 15282 (Water Transfer) The project monitors and adjusts the operation of existing facilities to meet fluctuating conditions. Further, the project does not require any of the parties carrying out the project to deviate from their normal or historic operating schemes. In addition, the conveyance of water through the State Water Project facilities will not result in any negative impacts beyond those covered in any existing environmental documents and permits.

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 state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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