Colorado River Aqueduct Sand Trap Rehabilitation


SCH Number
Public Agency
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Document Title
Colorado River Aqueduct Sand Trap Rehabilitation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The planned work at each sand trap includes replacement of the traveling bridge, deck and truss supports, control cabin, rails, pump hoist, and dredge pump. In addition, a concrete slab, perimeter fencing, guard rails, and new power cables and supports will be constructed.

Contact Information
Michael Melanson
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Lead/Public Agency
P.O. Box 54153
Los Angeles, CA 90054-0153

Phone : (916) 650-2648


Riverside San Bernardino

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 2, 4 - Class 1, 2 & 4
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project consists of the operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment, or topographic features, involveing negligible or no expansion of use beyond that existing at the time of the lead agency's determination. Replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure replaced. The proposed project consists of public or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation, which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.

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