Improvement District No. 1 Levee Restoration Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Kern County Water Agency
Document Title
Improvement District No. 1 Levee Restoration Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Project is for Improvement District No. 1 levee improvements along the north Kern River levee between Nord Road and Renfro Road. These improvements are required to obtain FEMA PAL recertification. This project would modify the existing IDI levee system with the placement of additional earthfill materials to increase the existing levee freeboard. Borrow material required for this project will be obtained from existing recharge basins in Sections 4 and 5 of the Pioneer Project recharge basins. Other borrow site proximate to the project site may be used as required to increase the height of the levee.

Contact Information
Martin Varga
Kern County Water Agency
Lead/Public Agency
P.O. Box 58
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Phone : (661) 634-1400



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15302 (c)
Reasons for Exemption
Replacement or reconstruction of existing utility systems and/or facilities involving negligible or no expansion of capacity.

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