Drum Powerhouse Road, Erosion Control Repairs


SCH Number
Public Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley), Sacramento
Document Title
Drum Powerhouse Road, Erosion Control Repairs
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The proposed project will repair and maintain the primary access road to the Drum Powerhouse facility. The overall goal is to rehabilitate an approximately 70 foot long by 40 foot tall segment of roadbed fill slope. The project purpose is to protect the slope from erosion and will inherently lessen the potenial for sedimentation in the future. The exiting earth and rock fill is in the early stages of beginning to fail and slough-off into the adjacent tail race of the reservoir during high winter and spring flows.

Contact Information

Skyler C. Anderson
Agency Name
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley),
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15302, & 15333
Reasons for Exemption
Repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment , or topographical features, involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond that existing at the time of the lead agency's determination. Replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will be located on the same site as the sturcure replaced and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity as the structure replaced and 15333 exempts projects not to exceed five acres in size to assure the maintenance, restoration, enhancement, or protection of habitat for fish, plants, or wildlife, which includes stream or river bank stabilization with the primary purpose of which is to eliminate erosion and sediment.

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