Sturtevant Debris Basin Post Fire Enlargement


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish & Game #5
Document Title
Sturtevant Debris Basin Post Fire Enlargement
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The subject project to alter the current capacity of the Sturtevant Debris Basin by raising the height of the debris dam by eight (8) feet and existing outlet tower by eleven (11) feet; expanding the footprint of the debris basin by approximately 3,000 square feet (0.07 acres). In addition to the expansion of the debris basin the Applicant intends to add a retaining wall at street level on the west side of the basin, add a new catch basin and drain from the adjacent street to the dam's spillway, add a new access ramp from the top of the dam to the basin bottom (with a retaining wall for the length of the ramp), and fence the debris basin in its entirety. All of the Applicant's activities will result in permanent infrastructure changes to the debris basin.

Contact Information
Ms. Jamie Jackson
California Department of Fish and Game
South Coast Region 4949 Viewridge Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123

Phone : (626) 296-3430


Sierra Madre
Los Angeles

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 3, Sec. 15303
Reasons for Exemption
Class 3 consists of construction and location of limited number of new, small facilities or structures; install of small new equipment and facilities in small structures; and conversion of existing small structures from one use to another where only minor modifications are made in the exterior of the structure. The numbers of strictures described in the section are the maximum allowable on any legal parcel.

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