Domestic Water Treatment System Replacement at Dos Amigos Pumping Plant


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Domestic Water Treatment System Replacement at Dos Amigos Pumping Plant
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
Department of Water Resources

Document Description
In the interior of the Dos Amigos Pumping Plant for the California Aqueduct, DWR will remove the existing water treatment system and replace it with a new water treatment system. The new treatment system includes a filtration system, booster pumps, hydropneumatic tank, control panels and other associated items as necessary for complete system operation. Staging will be at the existing improved parking lot and inside the pumping plant. All work is within DWR right of way.

Contact Information
Sara Paiva-Lowry
Department of Water Resources
1416 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-7213


Los Banos
Other Location Info
Dos Amigos Pumping Plant at mile post 86.73 of the California Aqueduct, approximately 9 miles south of the town of Los Banos.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The State Water Project provides significant and important services to many Californians. This project is exempt because it involves replacement of an existing out-of-service water treatment plant for the occupied pumping plant without major disturbance to an environmental resource. This project will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat. Because this activity can be implemented without environmental impacts, the Categorical Exemption Class 2 will be used for CEQA compliance.


Notice of Exemption
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