Biggs-West Gridley Water District Infrastructure Modernization and Canal Operations Decision Support Project

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Summary

SCH Number
2020059022
Lead Agency
Biggs-West Gridley Water District
Document Title
Biggs-West Gridley Water District Infrastructure Modernization and Canal Operations Decision Support Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received
Present Land Use
AG, VLDR, Rural Residential/ AG-80, AG-40, AG-20, VLDR, RR
Document Description
The project includes the modification of facilities at 197 sites located throughout the District's water conveyance system in Butte County, California. The Project involves mostly minor construction activities, including upgrades to measure deliveries at customer gravity deliveries and pumped deliveries. The District has received implementation funding through the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) and the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, and the proposed actions are expected to be completed by mid-2021. Project activities will vary according to the needs of each specific improvement location. These activities typically will include upgrading existing customer delivery turnouts, upgrading canal headings to provide improved flow measurement, and installing real time monitoring equipment at primary operational spills. Structural improvements will consist of installing new turnout components including weir boxes with mounting plates, culverts and sluice gates, staff gages and stilling wells, and sharp-crested weirs at operational spills. At some locations construction activities will be limited to replacing existing aboveground equipment, but at other locations construction will result in ground disturbance during the removal and replacement of irrigation pipes, headwalls, and other structures.(See NOC for full details)

Contact Information

Name
Eugene Massa
Agency Name
Biggs-West Gridley Water District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Name
Agency Name
Biggs-West Gridley Water District
Contact Types
Project Applicant

Location

Cities
Biggs, Gridley
Counties
Butte
Cross Streets
Colusa Highway
Zip
95948
State Highways
State Route 99
Railways
Union Pacific
Schools
Sycamore, Biggs High
Waterways
Cherokee Canal

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), 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 Water Rights, State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance, Department of Toxic Substances Control
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Development Types
Other (Water Conveyance Infrastructure Upgrades)
Local Actions
Development
Project Issues
Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources

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