CAAQ Replacement of Radial Gates at Check Structures 3, 4, 6 and 9.

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SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
CAAQ Replacement of Radial Gates at Check Structures 3, 4, 6 and 9.
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
DWR and Contractor will remove existing and install new steel radial gates within the CAAQ Check Structures 3, 4, 6, 9. A total of 10 existing gates will be removed, disposed of in an approved site, and replaced with 10 new gates over the course of approximately 6 years. Existing fencing will need to be removed, then a crane will be used to remove the existing radial gates and install new ones in the same location. Any removed fencing will be replaced in the same location. Vehicle and equipment staging will be on existing roadways and turnouts. All work will be within DWR right of way.

Contact Information

Todd Percival
Agency Name
Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Division of Operations and Maintenance
Contact Types
Project Applicant


San Joaquin, Stanislaus
Cross Streets
Cross Streets I-5 and I-580
Other Information
1. Check Structure 3 is located east of Interstate 580 from the Corral Hollow Road Exit, and continuing south on the California Aqueduct primary access road. 2. Check Structure 4 is located south of Highway 132 from the S. Bird Road Exit, and continuing east on the California Aqueduct primary access road. Take the Highway 132 East Exit off of Interstate 580 before merging onto Interstate 5 when heading south. 3. Check 6 is located east of Interstate 5 from the McCracken Road Exit, heading south on Howard Road, and turning right to head south on the California Aqueduct primary access road. 4. Check 9 is located West of Interstate 5 from the W. Struhr Road Exit, and turning right on Bell Road, and turning right on Orestimba Road., head west and turn left on the California Aqueduct primary access road.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 2 Replacement or Reconstruction, Section No. 15302
Reasons for Exemption
This project is exempt because it involves replacement of an existing State Water Project structure where the new structure will be located on the same site with the same purpose without disturbance to an environmental resource. This project will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat.


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