American River Watershed Common Features (ARCF) 2016 Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Document Title
American River Watershed Common Features (ARCF) 2016 Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The proposed work will include approximately 55 geotechnical borings located in the footprint of the Sacramento Weir Expansion, occurring between May and July 2019. The work will verify site conditions and allow for proper design. Borings will be approximately 4-6 inches in diameter and be drilled to a depth of approximately 50 to 100 feet. Prior to drilling, surface vegetation within 12 inches of the immediate bore hole location will be cleared. Woody vegetation , such as trees and shrubs, would not be impacted as part of the proposed work.

Contact Information

David Martasian
Agency Name
CV Flood Protection Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


West Sacramento
Other Location Info
The proposed project is located West of Old River Road, North of County Road 126, South of 22076 Old River Road, and East of County Road 124

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of subsurface data collection and visual observations and will not result in any significant impacts to environmental resources. Following the completion of each boring, the hole would be back filled with cement-bentonite grout. Drilling fluid and cuttings would be disposed of at an off site location. The data obtained from this project will be used to support project planning and engineering design.


Notice of Exemption

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