Director's Order - Reshape Slope to Create Catchment Area & Haul Off Soil from Sli


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Caltrans, District 2 - Redding (California Department of Transportation, District 2)
Document Title
Director's Order - Reshape Slope to Create Catchment Area & Haul Off Soil from Sli
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
California Department of Transportation

Document Description
A landslide occurred closing SR 299 on 1/29/2020 closing the highway. The slide material was initially moved to the side of the highway. This project will remove the spoils to the Eagle Rock Quarry an approved disposal area to restore a clear recovery area. The catchment area will be enlarged to reduce the threat of rocks in the roadway. The catchment should be excavated at 4:1 or 6:1.

Contact Information
Emiliano Pro
California Department of Transportation
1657 Riverside Drive
Redding, CA 96001

Phone : (530) 225-3174


Other Location Info
Trinity County State Route 299 PM 23.2 to 23.5

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
The project is an emergency because of the high potential for continued rock fall from the slope. Rock fall onto the State Route would imperil life and property and cut off local disadvantaged rural communities from vital services such as health care, food, and education.


Notice of Exemption
2020030155_Director's Order - Reshape Slope to Create Catchment Area   PDF 537 K

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