West Sacramento Yolo Bypass Levee South Slump Urgent Repair Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Document Title
West Sacramento Yolo Bypass Levee South Slump Urgent Repair Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
In7 March of 2011, a high water event saturated the levees causing slumping and fracturing of a 360 foot section of the east waterside levee and berm of the Yolo Bypass. The repair will consist of stabilizing the levee and re-compacting the soil on the levee. Existing riprap will be removed, stockpiled, and re-installed on the levees slope and the area will be hydroseeded. The work may be performed by operating up to twenty four hours a day seven days a week and is anticipated to be complete by December 30, 2011.

Contact Information

Vincent Heim
Agency Name
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


West Sacramento

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15302, Class 2
Reasons for Exemption
In accordance with Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act, the US Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) provided concurrence on 11/29/2011 taht the construction activities are not likely to adversely affectt the Giant Garter Snake. The repair area is adjacent to an industrial park where no residential areas are located therefore, no noise effects would occur. Also, no effects to water will occur as no in water work is expected.

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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