Madera Irrigation District Annexation project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Madera Irrigation District
Document Title
Madera Irrigation District Annexation project
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
GPD: Agricultural Exclusive Z: Agricultural rural Exclusive 40-acre Minimum Lots (ARE40)

Document Description
The proposed project would include the annexation of 18 parcels, approximately 10,485 acres, to MID jurisdiction. The District currently owns and operates the subject property and the annexation would not include changes in land use or operations. Currently, the project site is used for cattle grazing and the proposed project would maintain the existing land use and zoning designations. No upgrades or ground disturbance would be required as part of the annexation and the District would continue to engage in any ongoing maintenance, operations, and capital improvements, as applicable. Although the District previously received certain approvals and performed environmental review associated with water banking uses within the project site, the District is not presently performing water banking within Madera Ranch. This project does not relate to, and is not intended to facilitate or permit, any water banking activities on the project site. Any future water banking activities are independent of and not contingent upon, the annexation of the project site into the District. Therefore, for purposes of the environmental analysis, the project only includes the annexation of the subject parcels to the District.

Contact Information
Dina Cadenazzi Nolan
Madera Irrigation District
Lead/Public Agency
12152 Road 28 ¼
Madera, CA 93637-9199

Phone : (559) 673-3514


Cross Streets
Avenue 12 / Firebaugh Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Chowchilla Canal, Gravelly Ford Canal, Cottonwood Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Action
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Geology/Soils Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Public Services Transportation
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT) California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights

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