TD 1239872 Searles 115kV Distribution Deteriorated Pole Replacement Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
State Water Resources Control Board
Document Title
TD 1239872 Searles 115kV Distribution Deteriorated Pole Replacement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
Southern California Edison

Document Description
The Project consists of removing and replacing two deteriorated wood H-frame transmission structures with in-kind wood poles. The project area includes a 25-foot-radius temporary construction work area around the pole required for excavation, foot traffic, and equipment staging for pole removal and replacement.

Contact Information
Alex Lopez
State Water Resources Control Board
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 327-8117


San Bernardino
Other Location Info
U.S. Highway 178/Trona Road in San Bernardino County, California, approx. 14.75 miles northeast of the City of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California (35°40'11.90" N, 117°24'57.64" W).

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project is located on an existing electricity line right of way and involves removal and replacement of two transmission structures. The project involves no expansion of use, and no exceptions to the CEQA exemption apply to the activities being approved.


Notice of Exemption
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