Operation of Madera Travel Center (Well 38)

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Madera, City of (City of Madera)
Document Title
Operation of Madera Travel Center (Well 38)
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination

Document Description
The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board), as the responsible agency, will be issuing a water supply permit. The City of Madera will drill a 480-foot deep, 1,200-gallon per minute well and install a pump. A pump house will be constructed around the well and pump. An 8-foot tall, 96 foot2 chlorination building will also be constructed to house a chlorination system and brine tank. Granulated activated filtration tanks may also be installed, as needed. Electrical panels, an emergency generator, bollards, a drop inlet, and a 6-foot tall wall with barbed wire, and gates will also be installed. Associated piping, including 300 feet of water main, will be laid. Landscaping and lighting will also be installed. The additions to the city's water system will provide approximately 33,800 gallons per day of water for a commercial development that will construct a restaurant, hotel, travel stop tire shop, and RV and boat storage on 24.5 acres of land.

Contact Information
Tricia Wathen
State Water Resources Control Board Merced District Office
265 West Bullard Ave, Suite 101
Fresno, CA 93704

Phone : (559) 447-3300


Other Location Info
In the vicinity of Highway 99, Avenue 17, and Sharon Boulevard in Madera within Merced County.

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
State Water Board
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
Available to the general public at the State Water Board Division of Drinking Water District office noted above. The mitigated negative declaration and addendum is available from the lead agency.


(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


Notice of Determination
2008051114_Operation of Madera Travel Center   PDF 738 K

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