Santa Clara Reconfigure Northbound Offramp (EA 04-3J710)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 4
Document Title
Santa Clara Reconfigure Northbound Offramp (EA 04-3J710)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This project will improve safety and reduce the number of rear-end collisions at the NBI-280 offramp, where there is high concentration of these incidents. Work would include new traffic signals to control right-turn movement, a Midwest Guardrail System to manage out-of-control vehicles, and ADA compliant curb/sidewalks.

Contact Information

Brian Gassner
Agency Name
California Department of Transportation, District 4
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Santa Clara
Santa Clara
Other Location Info
Location Specific: The project will be located at the northbound (NB) Interstate 280 (I-280) offramp onto Foothill Expressway at post mile 11.294.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1, Sec. 15301
Reasons for Exemption
This is a highway safety project. This project will not result in acquisition of new Caltrans right-of-way. General avoidance and minimization measures are incorporated unto the project to reduce construction impacts to negligible levels, so there will be no potential for significant impacts.

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