The proposed project consists of the design and engineering to allow for the installation of a mechanical screen in an effort to reduce clogging of the aerators and improve the efficiency of the Wastewater Treatment Plant's performance. Installation of the mechanical screen will also reduce maintenance and labor and prolong the life of the equipment. At this time, the proposed project is for the design and engineering of the mechanical screen only. At such time, the City proposes to install the mechanical screen, the City will prepare the appropriate CEQA compliance documents.
Existing boundary and operation of the City's Wastewater Treatment Plan facility, located just south of the City's core.
Notice of Exemption
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Reasons for Exemption
It is exempt because the proposed project consists only of the design and engineering of improvements necessary as part of the City's Wastewater Treatment Plan. The proposed project does not include any construction or other improvements that would result in potential impacts to the environment.