Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley), Sacramento
Pease - Rio Oso 115 kV Tower Replaement Project
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Pacific Gas and Electric Company owns and operates the Pease - Rio Oso 115vK Transmission Line, located in southern Yuba and northern Sutter counties. The deterioration of existing equipment requires replacement of tower structures to maintain reliability of service to customers and prevent power outages.
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 determinitation. Replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new strucure will be located on the same site as the structure replaced and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity as the structure replaced.