Sacramento Voltage Support Transmission Line Project

5 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Document Title
Sacramento Voltage Support Transmission Line Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Project will be constructed in existing transmission line right-of-way (ROW) and in new ROW primarily in agricultural and open space areas and near some residences.
Document Description
The project will address the construction and operation of approximately 40 miles of new double-circuit 230 kilovolt (kV) transmission line, in the Sacramento, California area, within portions of Sacramento, Placer, and Sutter Counties. Alternative routes for this project have been identified at this time.

Contact Information

Ron Scott
Agency Name
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Marysville, Roseville, Sacramento
Placer, Sacramento, Sutter
Cross Streets
Highway 99, Riego Road, Elverta Road, Elkhorn Boulevard, East Levee Road
Parcel #
Linear project over about 40 miles
State Highways
99, 70, I-5, I-80
Union Pacific
Sacramento International
Elverta Joint ES
Feather River, numerous creeks and canals

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Other (40 mi. 230 kV Transmission Line)
Local Actions
SMUD Board Certification
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Resources Agency, California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT), Department of Water Resources
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT), Department of Water Resources

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