To replace a water intake pipe-pump system including the supports for the pump and intake pipe; extending the intake pipe into the channel to maintain service; constructing a sediment deflector; and installation of a fish screen at the pump intake.
The project is located on the left bank of Feather River approximately 1.2 miles north of the intersection of Garden Highway and Vernon Road, along the Garden Highway Levee.
Notice of Exemption
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Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt from CEQA under the Class 2, Replacement and Reconstruction categorical exemption (CEQA Guidelines §15302) because the activity consists of replacing an existing water intake pipe-pump system; and under the Class 3, New Construction of Small Structures (CEQA Guidelines§ 15303) exemption because the activity consists of installation of new a fish screen and sediment deflector.