Time Critical Removal Action for the Hamilton North Antenna Field, Hamilton Army Airfiled, Novato, California

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Document Title
Time Critical Removal Action for the Hamilton North Antenna Field, Hamilton Army Airfiled, Novato, California
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
The site is currently zoned as Open Space and is designated as such in the General Plan. The site is currently unused and vacant with native and non-native vegetation is present. Unauthorized recreational land users have been observed on-site. The site is planned to be converted to wetlands as part of the Hamilton Wetland Restoration Project.
Document Description
The Hamilton North Antenna Filed (NAF) is a 270-acre parcel located north of the former Hamilton Army Airfield in Novato, California. The site is owned by the California State Lands Commission and was previously owned and operated by the Army as a rifle range and an antenna field with associated support buildings. The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Formerly Used Defense Site (FUDS) program is responsible for site remediation of the Hamilton NAF. The Hamilton NAF is planned to eventually be incorporated into the current congressionally authorized Hamilton Wetlands Restoration Project (HWRP). Based on historic sampling results, of the anticipated 90,000 cubic yards of amterial planned for excavation, at least 25,000 cubic uards will require disposal at an off-site appropriately permitted landfill, and the remaining 65,000 cubic yards may be suitable as a reusable material. Throughout the proposed project, dust control activities will be implemented in accordance with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BBAQMD) CEQA Guidelines.

Contact Information

Jonathan Largent
Agency Name
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Perimeter Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
157-180-01; 157-180-25
State Highways
U.S. 101
Northbay Children's Center and Novato Charter School
San Pablo Bay, Novato Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Waste Treatment:Hazardous (Type: Lead, PAH, Dioxin, petroleum hydrocarbon impacted soil.)
Local Actions
Hazardous Material Time Ciritical Removal Action
Project Issues
Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, Resources, Recycling and Recovery, San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)

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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