Weldon Regional Water System Improvement Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Kern County
Document Title
Weldon Regional Water System Improvement Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
Kern County Local Agency Formation Commission
Present Land Use
GP Designation: State or Federal Land, Accepted County Plan Areas, Specific Plan required, Residential, Major Commercial, General Commercial, Highway Commercial, Intensive Agriculture, Resource Management

Document Description
The Weldon Regional Water District is proposing to develop a new water system infrastructure to provide a regional water supply to the community of Weldon in Kern County. As such, five water companies in the Weldon area of Kern County are forming a new public Special District to provide a regional water supply to the local communities that meets safe drinking water standards. The new water purveying entity will be called the Weldon Regional Water District. The project would construct new water infrastructure (wells, reservoirs, pump station, etc.), integration of the five listed systems and replace aging infrastructure that currently exists.

Contact Information
Blair Knox
Kern County Local Agency Formation Commission
500 Lennox Avenue, Suite 503
Bakersfield, CA 93309

Phone : (661) 716-1077


35°39'9.25"N 118°19'15"W
Cross Streets
Hwy 18 between Poplar Street (E) and the KOA Campground (W)
Total Acres
Parcel #
118 19 15.24 W
State Highways
South Fork Elementary
Lake Isabella

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Water Facilities (New Water System Type, 1000 gpm MGD)
Local Action
Other Action
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Greenhouse Gas Emissions 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 Tribal Cultural Resources Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 9 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 State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Loans and Grants State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance


Environmental Document
Appendix 1a (PER)   PDF 7244 K Appendix 1b (Eng Dwgs)   PDF 60505 K Appendix 2 (AQ-GHG)   PDF 1186 K Appendix 3 (2018 Weldon SRF BRAJD)   PDF 2604 K Appendix 4a (Cultural Report)   PDF 9893 K Appendix 4b (Cultural Addendum)   PDF 2862 K Appendix 5 (Soils)   PDF 360 K IS-MND for Weldon RWS Improvement Project (March 2020)   PDF 8481 K SHE-390 Summary_Form_for_Document_Submittal   PDF 696 K signed Notice of Intent   PDF 90 K
signed NOC   PDF 190 K

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