Storage Pond Lining and Coffer Dam Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Orange Cove, City of (City of Orange Cove)
Document Title
Storage Pond Lining and Coffer Dam Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
City of Orange Cove

Document Description
The Friant Water Authority has informed the City of Orange Cove that the Friant Kern Canal (FKC) will be dewatered for repairs and maintenance from November 2020 to February 2021. The City intends to install two temporary cofferdams in the FKC to contain residual flows In the FKC.

Contact Information
Rudy Hernandez
City of Orange Cove
633 Sixth Street
Orange Cove, CA 93646

Phone : (559) 626-4488


Orange Cove
Other Location Info
The Friant Kern Canal, on the south side of State Route 63, approximately 0.25 miles southeast of the intersection with Hills Valley Road.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project consist of installing two temporary cofferdams in an existing facility (the Friant Kern Canal) in order to supply water to the City of Orange Cove while the canal is de watered for maintenance purposes. Under CEQA Section 15301 (Class 1: Existing Facility) the project is categorically exempt.


Notice of Exemption
2020020256_Storage Pond Lining   PDF 299 K

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