Pacific Gas & Electric Humboldt Bay- Humboldt #1 60 kV Reconductoring Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Public Utilities Commission, California (California Public Utilities Commission)
Document Title
Pacific Gas & Electric Humboldt Bay- Humboldt #1 60 kV Reconductoring Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Present Land Use
Residential, agricultural, recreational, community forest, natural resource, industrial, commercial, timberland, public lands, public facility

Document Description
The Project is located in the City of Eureka as well as in unincorporated Humboldt County. The Project includes the reconductoring of approximately 7 .8 miles of the Humboldt Bay-Humboldt #1 60 kV Power Line (HB-H #1 line), a single-circuit power line in Humboldt County. The majority of reconductoring work would occur within existing rights-of-way (ROW). Temporary construction easements may be obtained to accommodate staging areas outside of existing easements or ROWs.

Contact Information
John Forsythe
California Public Utilities Commission
300 Capital Mall, Suite 418
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 327-6782


40°44'29.6"N 124°12'35.6"W
Cross Streets
King Salmon Ave and HWY 101
Total Acres
State Highways
Samoa Field Airport
Washington Elementary, Cutten Elementary, Glen Paul
Buhne Slough, Elk River, Martin Slough, and Ryan Slough

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Power (Transmission Line)
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Coastal Zone Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Coastal Commission California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Eureka Region 1 California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 1 California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics California Department of Water Resources California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 California State Lands Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality


Environmental Document
Humboldt-Draft ISMND   PDF 9677 K Humboldt-Draft ISMND-Appendices   PDF 10524 K NOI_Humboldt   PDF 270 K SCH Summary Form   PDF 97 K
NOC   PDF 1466 K

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