West Desert Hot Springs Master Drainage Plan


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Desert Hot Springs
Document Title
West Desert Hot Springs Master Drainage Plan
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Majority of open space areas with scattered rural lands uses. Various zoning/GPD
Document Description
The WDHS MDP is a conceptual planning document that identifies the drainage needs to the Garnet Wash, Mission Creek and Morongo Wash watersheds and proposes regional and local drainage facilities that would relieve flooding problems with the Project area. The proposed Project consists of three components: (1) administration of the WDHS MDP; (2) future construction of the various flood control facilities proposed in the WDHS MDP; and (3) future operations and maintenance of the flood control facilities. Regional facilities include earthen levees, groundwater recharge basins, and allweather bridges. Local facilities include open drainage channels and detention basins.

Contact Information

Martin Magana
Agency Name
City of Desert Hot Springs
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Desert Hot Springs, Palm Springs
Cross Streets
N of I-10 and E of including SR 62
Total Acres
Parcel #
Numerous (47 sm)
State Highways
I-10 and SR 62
Palm Springs USD
White Water River (Morongo Wash, Mission Creek, and Garnet Wash)

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 (RWQCB), Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Development Types
Other (Regional/Local Flood Control Facilities), Power:Other Power Type
Local Actions
Master Plan
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, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, GHGE

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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