Relocate Road Connection


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Caltrans 2 (Redding) (California Department of Transportation, District 2)
Document Title
Relocate Road Connection
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Relocate a road connection on State Route (SR) 70 in Plumas County 0.1 mile west of the Lassen County line. The existing road connection is located on the south side of the highway at Beckwourth Pass. The purpose of the project is to improve westbound driver sight distance. A passing lane ascends in each direction at Beckwourth Pass. A monument denoting the historic Beckwourth Trail is located on the shoulder of SR 70 at the road connection. The road connection and monument will be moved approximately 0.17 mile west of the existing location.

Contact Information
Chris Quiney
Department of Transportation, District 2
P.O. Box 496073
Redding, CA 96049-6073

Phone : (530) 225-3174



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15300 - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
This project will not result in any significant impacts to the environment.

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