Maben Canal Encasement - Phase II & III


SCH Number
Public Agency
Nevada Irrigation District
Document Title
Maben Canal Encasement - Phase II & III
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
To install a new pipeline (2,400 ft) within Lime Kiln Rd (public ROW) and abandon the existing canal. The project eliminates a badly deteriorated & difficult to maintain canal. The new pipe will provide better operation and maintenance of the system. The project beneficiaries are the existing & future customers that will gain better consistency of delivery.

Contact Information

Adrian Schneider
Agency Name
Nevada Irrigation District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Grass Valley

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Type, Section or Code
21080b1; 15268
Reasons for Exemption
Ministerial Project. The pipeline will be installed within the county owned Lime Kiln roadway and will require an encroachment permit from the county of Nevada. The project is also covered under section 15304.c. Minor alterations to land; filling abandoned canal w/ material compatible with natural features of the site. Supporting studies included: historic resource inventory/evaluation report & environmental constraints analysis.

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