Woods Creek Hazard Mitigation Project

Summary

SCH Number
2009018172
Lead Agency
Jamestown Sanitary District
Document Title
Woods Creek Hazard Mitigation Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
1/23/2009

Document Description
The project proposes to remove a debris field and selected trees along the west stream bank of Woods Creek. The project is necessary to prevent erosion and potential failure of earthen levees and wastewater ponds at the Jamestown Sanitary District Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Contact Information
Ron Boyd-Snee
Jamestown Sanitary District
P.O. Box 247
Jamestown, CA 95327

Phone : (209) 984-3536

Location

Counties
Tuolumne

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
Winter rains and sebsequent run off from severe storms has caused damage to earthen levees in past years, specifically March, 1958 and February, 1986. The rain event of April 4, 2006, deposited substantial debris which now narrows the Creek channel at the treatment plant pond(s) embankment.
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