Owens Lake Dust Mitigation Program - Phase V Project

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Summary

SCH Number
2005061068
Lead Agency
City of Los Angeles
Document Title
Owens Lake Dust Mitigation Program - Phase V Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
9/30/2005
Present Land Use
Existing land use on Owens Dry Lake includes the part of the Owens Lake Dust Mitigation Program that has been implemented, which consist of dust control measures and associated infrastructure such as utilities and roads. U.S. Borax also conducts mining on Owens Dry Lake. The site zoning is Open Space.

Document Description
The City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) is proposing to implement dust control measures on the dry Owens Lake playa in Inyo County, CA. The proposed project includes construction of 6.7 square miles of new shallow flooding and 0.14 square miles of gravel dust control measures, and rebuilding 4.4 square miles of the shallow flooding dust control measure in Zone 1 and the north part of Zone 2 on Owens Dry Lake. The proposed project also includes construction of an Operation Facility and discharging excess water outside the project site periodically during operations.

Contact Information
Milad Taghavi
Los Angeles City Department of Water and Power
Lead/Public Agency
111 N. Hope Street, Room 1460
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone : (213) 367-1032

Location

Counties
Inyo
Cross Streets
U.S. Highway 395 / SR 136
Total Acres
~7,527
Jobs
150
Parcel #
Numerous, 026-180-09
State Highways
SR 136 and SR 190
Waterways
Los Angeles Aqueduct
Township
16S
Range
36E
Section
24
Other Location Info
Owens Dry Lake

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
N/A

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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