Laguna Creek Diversion Retrofit Project

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Santa Cruz
Document Title
Laguna Creek Diversion Retrofit Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Timber Production (TP) / Mountain Residential Designation (R-M)

Document Description
The Proposed Laguna Creek Diversion Retrofit Project would retrofit the existing Facility to provide for natural sediment transport past the diversion and to protect fish species and habitats. The Proposed Project would be comprised of the following primary components: new intake structure and screen; new intake structure appurtenances; new valve control vault; bank protection and armoring; new monitoring and control equipment; new access and safety provisions; and modifications to the existing intake and sediment control bypass valves.

Contact Information
Jessica Martinez-Mckinney
City of Santa Cruz Water Department
Lead/Public Agency
212 Locust Street, Suite C
Santa Cruz , CA 95060

Phone : (831) 420-5200

City of Santa Cruz
Project Applicant


Santa Cruz
Cross Streets
Smith Grade Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
Laguna Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Water Facilities (Type Retrofit, MGD No change)
Local Action
Coastal Permit Other
Project Issues
Air Quality Biological Resources Coastal Zone Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire Wildlife Other
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Coastal Commission (CCC) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marin Region 7 (CDFW) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB) Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW)


Environmental Document
LCDR NOP_Final 2020-03-16   PDF 2876 K
LCDR NOC_SCH 03-16-20   PDF 223 K
State Comments
2020030456_CDFW Comment   PDF 376 K 2020030456_NOP Laguna Creek Diversion Retrofit Project 3-17-2020   PDF 269 K

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