Verizon Wireless (Epic Wireless LLC) Use Permit


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Modoc County
Document Title
Verizon Wireless (Epic Wireless LLC) Use Permit
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Z: Unclassified; GP: Gen ag
Document Description
Verizon Wireless is seeking to improve communication service in the Davis Creek area and is requesting a use permit (UP2017-16) to increase coverage and capacity i the area by building a new monopole wireless telecommunications facility for both current and potential customers. Additionally, this network development will increase public safety within these areas and bring wireless service to areas that currently have poor or no service at all. This unmanned facility will provide service to area travelers, residents and businesses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This site will also serve as backup to the existing landline service in the area and will provide improved mobile communications essential to modern day commerce and recreation. This project is located approx 1.75 miles of west of Davis Creek on County Road 50.

Contact Information

Cameron Channell
Agency Name
Modoc County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Co Rd 48 & Co Rd 50
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Other Location Info
Davis Creek

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW)
Development Types
Other (cellular communications tower)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation

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