Riverside North Aquifer Storage and Recovery Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Riverside
Document Title
Riverside North Aquifer Storage and Recovery Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Open Space
Document Description
The project proposes the construction of an inflatable rubber dam across the Santa Ana River and the construction of groundwater recharge basins in the south part of the City of Colton, allowing active groundwater recharge in this part of the Santa Ana River. Other improvements associated with the project may include: construction of a passive recreational park (includes a fishing pond, trails, and picnic areas), a pedestrian bridge across the Santa Ana River, the re-alignment of East Fogg Street, and the provision of railroad right of way for future re-alignment of rail facilities within this part of the City. Park pedestrian bridge and re-alingment of Fogg Street through this part of Colton. Most of the potential impacts associated with the project are anticipated to occur during construction, with minimal operational impacts.

Contact Information

Max Rasouli
Agency Name
City of Riverside Public Utilities Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Bernardino
Cross Streets
Fogg Street and Congress Street
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
I-10 and I-215
Union Pacific R.R.
Colton Joint Unified SD
Santa Ana River

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Public Health (CDPH), California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Santa Ana Region 8 (RWQCB)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Santa Ana Region 8 (RWQCB)
Development Types
Water Facilities (Type GW Rechg)
Local Actions
GW Recharge
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hydrology/Water Quality, Public Services, Recreation, Wetland/Riparian

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 state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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