Palo Verde Drain Bridge Replacement


SCH Number
Public Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 7 (Colorado River Basin), Palm Desert
Document Title
Palo Verde Drain Bridge Replacement
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), District 8 proposes to replace the existing bridge at Palo Verde Drain (Bridge No. 56-0216) on state Route 78. The existing bridge is in need of replacement to address scour conditions and meet current design standards. The proposed bridge will be constructed on a new reinforced concrete slab bridge on the existing roadway alignment.

Contact Information

John Carmona
Agency Name
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 7 (Colorado River B
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 2, Sec 15302
Reasons for Exemption
The project constitutes a replacement of an existing structure where the new bridge will be located on the same site as the structure replaced and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity as the structure replaced.

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