Ten West Link 500-kilovolt (kV) Transmission Line Project (Draft EIS and Draft RMPAs)

Summary

SCH Number
2018094003
Lead Agency
U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Document Title
Ten West Link 500-kilovolt (kV) Transmission Line Project (Draft EIS and Draft RMPAs)
Document Type
EIS - Draft EIS
Received
Present Land Use
PLU: Levees, transmission lines/transmission line corridor, roads, ag, RR, Commercial vehicle storage, disturbed lands, undeveloped lands, canals/irrigation ditches, OS/Desert lands, commercial solar field/operation, Colorado River Substation; Z: R-R, A-2-10, A-1-10, W-1, N-A, W-2-10 (Riverside), Low-density res (Colorado RIver Corridor Plan); GPD: OS, R, AG, C, Industrial (Riverside), Low density res (Colorado RIver corridor plan)
Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead Delaney Colorado River Transmission, LLC proposes to construct, operate, maintain, and decommission an electric transmission project in western Arizona and eastern California. The proposed project would consist of a 500-kV transmission line traversing provide interconnection capability for new energy projects located near the proposed project. The proposed 500-kV transmission line would install transmission supporting structures between 72 and 190 ft in height, conductors, overhead ground wire, and a new series compensation system substation. The 17-mile portion of the proposed project in California would begin at the Colorado River Substation west of the city of Blythe and run eastward to the Colorado River near the I-10 corridor in eastern Riverside County, CA.

Contact Information

Name
Eddie Arreola
Agency Name
U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Location

Cities
Blythe
Counties
Riverside
Cross Streets
Multiple
Zip
92225
Parcel #
multiple
State Highways
I-10/Hwy 78
Airports
Blythe Airport
Schools
Felix J Appleby ES, Ruth Brown ES
Waterways
Colorado River, Canals/Irrigation Ditches for Waterways
Township
mult
Range
mult
Section
mult
Base
mult

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Power:Other Power Type (Transmission line in established utility corridor)(Megawatts 500 kV)
Local Actions
CPUC
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife, GHG, EMF
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire, California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT), California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Colorado River Board, Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California State Lands Commission (SLC)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California State Lands Commission (SLC)

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