Jersey Island Staircase Repair Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley), Sacramento
Document Title
Jersey Island Staircase Repair Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Jersey Island Staircase Repair addresses the need to reinforce existing staircase structures at the center of two 310-foot-tall electrical transmission towers. If the staircases are not reinforced and properly supported, the towers may eventually fail and cause a large disruption in electrical service throughout California.

Contact Information

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


Contra Costa

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15302, 15311
Reasons for Exemption
The Central Valley Water Board deemed the project qualifying under the Categorical Exemptions found in California Code of Regulations Section 15300 et. seq. and filed a Notice of Exemption on 26 April 2010. The project meets the Categorical Exemption criteria under Section 15301 of the California Code of Regulations, which exempts projects involving 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, Section 15302 which exempts replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure replaced and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity as the structure replaced and 15311 which exempts construction, or placement of minor structures accessory to existing commercial, municipal, industrial or institutional facilities.

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