Central Valley Independent Network Fiber Optic Communitcations Network Project

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
Document Title
Central Valley Independent Network Fiber Optic Communitcations Network Project
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use

Document Description
The Central Valley Independent Network (CVIN), in partnership with the Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC), has applied to National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) for American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding to plan, install, operate and maintain a fiber optic communications in 17 California counties, in portions of the northern Sacramento Valley, Sierra Nevada foothills, and the northern and southern San Joaquin Valley (proposed project). The proposed network would also accommodate several other planned future connections; statewide interconnection of major public safety answering points, a statewide public safety network, and connection of health facilities within the proposed project's 17-county service area through the future California Telehealth Network. The proposed project involves developing approximately 94 miles of new fiber optic cable would be installed in existing conduits.

Contact Information
Andrew Barnsdale
California Public Utilities Commission
Lead/Public Agency
505 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

Phone : (415) 703-3221


Amador Calaveras Colusa El Dorado Fresno Kern Kings Madera Merced Nevada Placer San Joaquin Stanislaus Sutter Tulare Tuolumne Yuba
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Various

Notice of Completion

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Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT) California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality Department of Water Resources California State Lands Commission (SLC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)

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