Empire Ranch Road/Route 50 Interchange Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Folsom
Document Title
Empire Ranch Road/Route 50 Interchange Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Document Description
The City of Folsom, Caltrans and the Federal Highway Administration are proposing to construct a new interchange on Route 50 between the East Bidwell Street interchange on the west and the El Dorado Hills Boulevard interchange on the east. The purpose of the project is to improve local and regional circulation. The total estimated capital cost for the interchange is $17.2 million. The proposed improvements to Route 50 are estimated to cost $5.3 million. Noise abatement measures have been included for the project and mitigation has been identified for the following resources: hydrology and water quality, transportation and traffic, air quality, biological resources, and hazards and hazardous materials.

Contact Information

Gail Furness de Pardo
Agency Name
City of Folsom
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Empire Ranch Road / State Route 50
State Highways
SR 50

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency
Development Types
Local Actions
Encroachment Permit
Project Issues
Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife

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.

Download CSV New Search Print