State Route 70 Corridor Improvements Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Butte County Association of Governments
Document Title
State Route 70 Corridor Improvements Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
AG 20 AC TO 160 AC min

Document Description
The project will widen SR 70 from 2-lanes to 4-lanes with a 22-ft paved median from two lanes to four lanes for approx 6.1 mi between Palermo Rd (northerly terminus) to 0.3 mi north of Ophir Rd. Existing pavement will be overlaid to correct the crown and a new pavement section will be constructed for the southbound lanes. The proposed widening will generally stay within the existing ROW.

Contact Information
Andy Newsum
Butte County Association of Governments
326 Huss Dr, Suite 150
Chico, CA 95928

Phone : (530) 809-4616


Cross Streets
Ophir Rd, Palermo Rd
Parcel #
State Highways
SR 70
Oroville Municipal
Feather RIver Adventist
Feather River
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: project approval
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 3 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 California State Lands Commission Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water

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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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