Corte Madera Creek Flood Control Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Marin County Flood Control District
Document Title
Corte Madera Creek Flood Control Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use

Document Description
The proposed action consists of increasing flood flow capacity, in addition to cnsidering the improvement of fish passage and bank stability in Corte Madera Creek. The following represent a minimum of the alternatives that will be evaluated in the EIS/EIR: 1) No action; 2) Minimum action to replace existing fish ladder which constricts flood flows; 3) Increase flood flow capacity through a variety of measures including but not limited to widening the channel, installing floodwalls, wing walls, grade control, biotechnical bank stabilization and slope protection, and creating a natural channel bottom; 4) Hybrid alternative representing a combination of measures; and 5) Non-structural alternative of expanding the floodplain through real estate acquisition.

Contact Information
Tim Haddad
Marin County Flood Control District
3501 Civic Center Drive, Room 308
San Rafael, CA 94903

Phone : (415) 499-6269


37°57'44"N 122°33'23"W
Cross Streets
Sir Francis Drake Blvd and Lagunitas Road
Total Acres
State Highways
Ross Elementary, Kent Middle School
Corte Madera Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (flood control/bank stabilization)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: flood control
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Toxic/Hazardous Vegetation Water Quality Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 California Highway Patrol California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Loans and Grants California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Native American Heritage Commission

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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