When this contract was approved by the Commission, it was stipulated that SMUD should come back to the Commission for the CEQA document approval. CEQA documents have now been completed and the Commission needs to approve the CEQA. Construction work is about to commence subject to the Commission's approval of the CEQA requirement.
This agreement with Sacramento Municipal Utility District required the contractor to submit to the Commission for approval of CEQA requirements. Staff finds no negative declaration for the environmental impact of this project.