Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Lake Matthews Tree Removal
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern Californis (Metropolitan) proposes to remove up to ten sycamore trees that are dead or dying outside of the caretaker's residence as well as one additional ash tree that is interfering with adjacent power lines. Branches and other woody debris will be chipped and hauled to a collection site at Lake Matthews.
The project consists of the operation, 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.