South Fork School Water System


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
Document Title
South Fork School Water System
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project consists of the construction of a new water well drilled to a depth of approximately 350-feet to replace an existing well currently exceeding the maximum contaminant level for uranium. The existing well will be maintained for irrigation uses only. In addition to the well, the school district will be installing one 7,000-gallon bolted steel water storage tank, one 1,250-gallon pressure tank, two booster pumps, piping to connect the new well to the existing distribution system, and associated appurtenances. The well and booster pumps will be enclosed within a secure wood structure with a removable roof for maintenance access.

Contact Information

Allan Jaffe
Agency Name
California Department of Public Health
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Weldon, CA

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 2; Sec 15302
Reasons for Exemption
Class 2 exemptions allows for the replacement of reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure replace d and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity as the structure being replaced. All construction activities will occur within the ground of the South Fork Elementary School and will involve negligible or no expansion of current capacity.

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