Caltrans 9 (Bishop)
(California Department of Transportation, District 9)
Crestview Cinder Shield
NOE - Notice of Exemption
In support of a proposed project to construct a new cinder shed at the existing maintenance facility, Caltrans proposes to perform geotechnical boring to assess the subsurface soil structure. Four exploratory borings are proposed to occur, each approximately 4-611 in diameter and no more than 50 feet deep below ground surface.
At Caltrans Crestview Maintenance Station; Mono County, U.S. 395 postmile 34.1
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
Section 15306 exempts projects which collect data and evaluate resources that do not result in serious or major disturbances to an environmental resource. The project location is a dirt lot adjacent to an existing maintenance facility, and no environmental resources were identified in the proposed boring locations. Standard nesting bird surveys will occur prior to any work being done.