Independence Water Storage Reservoir Replacement Project

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SCH Number
Public Agency
Inyo County
Document Title
Independence Water Storage Reservoir Replacement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is responsible agency for this project. Inyo County PWD - independence constructed two new welded steel water storage reservoirs (East and West Tanks) between April and December2008. The East and West Tanks replaced the water system's original water storage reservoir which was destroyed during the Inyo Complex Fire on July 17, 2007. The reservoirs were put into operation at the end of December 2008. Each new reservoir is approximately 24 feet high by 48 feet in diameter and has a 200,000 gallon operating capacity/250,000 gallon maximum capacity. The reservoirs will connect to the existing water distribution system with approximately 450 linear feet of ductile iron pipe.

Contact Information

Sean McCarthy
Agency Name
Inyo County Public Works Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301 - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
The East and West Tanks were put into operation in December 2008, replacing a partially buried concrete tank which was destroyed in July 2007. The new tanks will not expand existing use.

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