Forest Highway (FH) 171 Reconstruction Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Butte County Association of Governments (BCAG)
Document Title
Forest Highway (FH) 171 Reconstruction Project
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
T-M (Timber Mountain with 40 to 160 acres per dwelling unit) and AR (Agricultural Residential with 1 to 40 acres per dwelling unit).

Document Description
BCAG proposes to reconstruct a 9.6-mile (15.3-kilometer) portion of FH 171, located in Butte County, California, and the Lassen National Forest. The proposed project is limited to improvements to the existing roadway and does not include the reconstruction of or changes to the existing bridge over Butte Creek near the community of Butte Meadows.

Contact Information
Andy Newsum
Butte County Association of Governments
Lead/Public Agency
965 Fir Street
Chico, CA 95928

Phone : (530) 879-2468


Cross Streets
Browns Ravine Road and Humboldt Road
State Highways
Butte, Bull, and Coon Creeks and Philbrook Reservoir
Other Location Info
Inskip (to the south) and Butte Meadows (to the north)

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Transportation:Other (9.6 mile road reconstruction project)
Local Action
Road Reconstruction
Project Issues
Aesthetics Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Noise
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire 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) Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB)

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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