West Fontana Channel Flood Control Improvement Project

5 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
San Bernardino Flood Control District
Document Title
West Fontana Channel Flood Control Improvement Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Document Description
The project is limited to modifications to the earthen West Fontana Channel and associated culverts. Modifications include construction of non-grouted rock slope protection, sections of concrete rectangular channel, totaling 200 feet long, sections of non-grouted rock leading to culverts, and replacement of three concrete box culverts. Two culverts will replace culverts at the adjacent railroad bridges near Hickory Basin. The third culvert will replace the pipe culverts under Calabash Ave. Project activities also include construction of junction structures, replacement of an existing concrete weir in the outflow of Banana Basin, construction of two access ramps and service roads, replacement of an access ramp, utility potholing and geotechnical testing, maintenance on Whittram Avenue from construction traffic, fencing, and minor grading in Banana Basin.

Contact Information

Cindy Castaneda
Agency Name
Department of Fish and Wildlife
Contact Types
Responsible Agency


Southern California
Other Location Info
The project is located within West Fontana Channel, a tributary to San Sevaine Channel and ultimately the Santa Ana River, in the City of Fontana within the County of San Bernardino, State of California; Latitude 34.09400 N, Longitude -117.50200 W. The project is located along Whittram Avenue between Calabash Avenue and Hickory Avenue; Sections 9 and 10, Township 10 South, Range 60 West, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) map Guasti and Fontana, San Bernardino; Assessor’s Parcel Number’s 23010202, 23010201, 23009203, 23009202, 23009201, 23111108, 22924209, 22922314, 22922313, and 22929109.

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Department Fish and Wildlife
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
County Clerk
San Bernardino
Final Environmental Document Available at
The Mitigated Negative Declaration prepared for the project is available to the general public at the office location listed above for the Lead Agency. CDFW’s record of project approval as Responsible Agency is available at CDFW’s regional office.


(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA


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