Frenchman Dam Dischange Piping and Weir Inspection and Main tenance Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Frenchman Dam Dischange Piping and Weir Inspection and Main tenance Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
DWR proposes to inspect and conduct required maintenance on the Frenchman Dam discharge piping and discharge weir. The project will include, but is not limited to, draining the piping and conducting a manual inspection of the interior piping, removing approximately 4 cubic yards of sediment that has accumulated in the two weir boxes downstream of the Frenchman Dam Outlet, replacement of valves, recoating of piping and associated machinery, and grout repair. In order to inspect the piping and to minimize downstream turbidity, flows will be turned off from the Frenchman Dam outlet.

Contact Information
Sabrina Bell
California Department of Water Resources
License Coordination Branch 460 Glen Drive
Oroville, CA 95966

Phone : (916) 651-9642



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Minor Alterations to Land (g) Maintenance dredging where the spoil is deposited in a spoil area authorized by all applicable state and federal regulatory agencies.

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