DWR Conveyance of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power's (LADWP) Local Water Supplies to Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Summary

SCH Number
2017098511
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
DWR Conveyance of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power's (LADWP) Local Water Supplies to Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
9/28/2017

Document Description
DWR will convey up to 200,000 acre-feet of LADWP local water supplies to MWDSC. This non project water will be made available via Los Angeles aqueduct #1 at LADWP's turn in structure at mile post 311.84, Reach 19 of the CA Aqueduct for subsequent delivery by DWR to MWDSC's turnouts. MWDSC has requested that the non project water be delivered under Article 55 of MWDSC's long term water supply contract with DWR> This will help LADWP manage its water supplies and help avoid damage to environmentally sensitive areas in the Owens valley and along the Los Angeles Aqueduct.

Contact Information
Geoff Shaw
California Department of Water Resources
1416 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-9593

Location

Counties
Los Angeles

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15301 C:1
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project is a water management operation using only existing facilities for the conveyance of water. The project will not support new development or a change in land use. The transfer is entirely within the SWP place of use.

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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