Emergency replacement of town's failed water supply pump at existing Eel River intake. Only one pump remains. Also requires replacement of 900 feet of water pipe. Vegetation disturbance to be minimized. Project will benefit the entire town of Scotia, securing town's water supply, including fire suppression water.
15269(b) If the remaining pump fails, the water supply of the entire town, including fire suppression water, would be limited to existing water stored. Town's water service is essential to public health, safety, and welfare. 15302- replacement of existing pump. Same site, purpose, and capacity. 15304- Minor grading, veg removal.