Phase 2 Geotechnical Investigation - CA High-Speed Rail Project San Jose to Merced


SCH Number
Public Agency
California High Speed Rail Authority
Document Title
Phase 2 Geotechnical Investigation - CA High-Speed Rail Project San Jose to Merced
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Activities include an exploratory soil boring (for the mud rotary test) within public road right of way. The geotechnical investigation would drill to an approximate maximum depth of 150 ft, and the work space is required is estimated to be around 3,300 SF.

Contact Information

Mark McLoughlin
Agency Name
California High Speed Rail Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Benito
Cross Streets
Lovers Lane
Other Information
0.55 south of Pacheco Pass Highway

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15304, 15306
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of geotechnical data collection that will not result in a significant effect on the environment because the geotechnical investigation will be performed on disturbed land surface in public road ROW, will be temporary in duration, and the minor alteration to the land will be restored to its original surface condition.

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