Santa Ana Pipeline Emergency Leak Repair


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Santa Ana Pipeline Emergency Leak Repair
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
A leak was detected at MP 433.06 of the Santa Ana Pipeline on 4/30/20. The project involves dewatering of the pipeline and excavation to inspect and repair the leaking pipe. The project site will be restored to pre-leak condition. The dewatering activity is authorized by a General De Minimus Waste Discharge Permit from the Santa Ana Regional Water Quality Control Board.

Contact Information
Sara Paiva-Lowry
Department of Water Resources
Division of Operations and Maintenance 1416 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-7213


Moreno Valley
Other Location Info
The corner of Canyon Springs Pkwy and Campus Pkwy at Milepost (MP) 433.06 of the Santa Ana Pipeline in the City of Moreno Valley.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
The State Water Project provides significant and important services to many Californians. This project is exempt because it involves emergency repair of a leaking pipe without disturbance to an environmental resource. This project will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat. Because this activity can be implemented without environmental impacts, the Statutory Emergency Exemption will be used for CEQA compliance.


Notice of Exemption
2020050032_NOE SAPL Emegency Leak Repair signed   PDF 470 K

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