Caltrans 4 (Oakland)
(California Department of Transportation, District 4)
Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Substation Project
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The project will replace and upgrade the components of 4 electrical substations for the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, such as switchgear, transformers, cables, conduits and batteries. The traveling public will benefit from the additional power needed for modern communication, security and lighting systems on the bridge.
The project will not affect historic properties, land use, hydrology, geology, or paleontological or visual resources. Avoidance 7 minimization measures will protect nesting birds, marine mammals & water quality. Caltrans Special Provisions require the safe handling & management of hazardous water.