Groundwater Investigation for North Sacramento Streams/Sacramento River East Levee Improvements Project (Levee Accreditation Project)

Summary

SCH Number
2015108313
Lead Agency
Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency
Document Title
Groundwater Investigation for North Sacramento Streams/Sacramento River East Levee Improvements Project (Levee Accreditation Project)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
10/21/2015

Document Description
The Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency (SAFCA) is undertaking an investigation of the groundwater level along Arcade Creek and Steelhead Creek/NEMDC as part of a comprehensive levee accreditation effort. The purpose of the investigation is to determine the necessary height of the working platform during construction of waterside cutoff walls along these creek. The investigation work to be accomplished consists of using a small track-mounted backhoe and power assisted auger drilling technique to install approximately seven piezometers along the waterside bench approximately 15 feet from the levee toe to a maximum depth of between 10 and 12 feet.

Contact Information
Pete Ghelfi
Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency
1007 7th Street, 7th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 874-8733

Location

Counties
Sacramento
Regions
Unincorporated

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, 15306
Reasons for Exemption
There will be no removal of any trees, no grading, and no fill. The installation of piezometers is a minor and temporary use of the land for the purpose of information collection.

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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