The purpose of the project is to remove the remaining physical components of an inoperative diversions structure on Mill Creek. EID proposed to use crews with hand tools and power tools to remove the diversions structure. EID estimates approximately 1.1 cubic yards of concrete will be removed.
The Class 1 categorical exemption applies because the project consists of minor alteration to an existing facility, as defined by CEQA Guidelines 15301.
The Class 33 categorical exemption applies because the project is less than five acres and assures maintenance, restoration, enhancement, or protection of habitat for fish, plants, or wildlife, as defined by CEQA guidelines 15333.