Public Water Systems Permit Amendments for Lead Sampling at K-12 Schools


SCH Number
Public Agency
State Water Resources Control Board
Document Title
Public Water Systems Permit Amendments for Lead Sampling at K-12 Schools
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The State Water Board is amending approximately 3,000 permits for public water systems to require that public water systems that serve one or more K-12 schools coordinate with local schools to develop a lead sampling plan for any school that requests assistance, and to collect up to five lead samples at faucets that are routinely used by staff and students.

Contact Information
Kimberly Niemeyer
State Water Resources Control Board
Lead/Public Agency
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95812

Phone : (916) 341-5547



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project involves amending permits to require sampling of existing drinking water faucets at schools, and it will not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource, will not involve construction, and would not result in the relaxation of any existing standard. There will be no effect on the environment.

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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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