Emergency Force Account - HWY 68 Sinkhole (05-1J140)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Caltrans 5 (San Luis Obispo) (California Department of Transportation, District 5)
Document Title
Emergency Force Account - HWY 68 Sinkhole (05-1J140)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The Purpose of the project was to replace the damaged culvert and repair the sinkhole's void. The project was needed because the sink hole would have continued to deteriorate until the highway collapsed.

Contact Information
Kelso Vidal
California Department of Transportation, District 5
50 Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805) 542-4671


Salinas Monterey
Other Information
Near Laguna Seca Raceway on Highway 68 at Post Mile 11.93.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Declared Emergency
Type, Section or Code
S: 21080(b)(3), 15269(a)
Reasons for Exemption
This project is exempt under CEQA Section 15269: Emergency Projects, Section a & b. The project consists of emergency repairs caused from 2016-2017 storm events.
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