Roadside Safety Improvements

Summary

SCH Number
2020060416
Lead Agency
Caltrans, District 4 - Bay Area/Oakland (California Department of Transportation, District 4)
Document Title
Roadside Safety Improvements
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
6/19/2020
Project Applicant
Caltrans
Present Land Use
Major highway, developed, roadside, urban, Highway 29 and Interstate 80

Document Description
Caltrans intends to adopt this notice of exemption because this project is exempt from CEQA under Class 1(d). The categorical exemption completed and filed for this project documented that Caltrans does not anticipate this project will result in any potentially significant impacts on the environment. The purpose of this roadside safety improvement project is to install stronger, wrought iron fencing at several locations in the Caltrans right of way, particularly around bridge abutments. Installation of stronger fencing would improve worker safety by reducing their exposure to unsafe conditions during routine inspections. In this location, maintenance crews must repeatedly repair and replace chain linked fencing that is vandalized and cut along the state right of way.

Contact Information
Lindsay Vivian
Caltrans
111 Grand Avenue MS: 8B
Oakland, CA 94612

Phone : (510) 286-5645
lindsay.vivian@dot.ca.gov

Location

Cities
Vallejo
Counties
Solano
Cross Streets
1. Vallejo; State Route 29/Route 37 Separation; PM 4.9 (SR 29) 2. Fairfield; West Texas Street U
Zip
94590
State Highways
SR 29, SR 37, I-80

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1(d)
Reasons for Exemption
Project involves the maintenance of existing facilities and installation of new fencing in existing disturbed areas. No exceptions to the exemption apply. The scope of the project has been reviewed by environmental specialists covering all resource topics under CEQA, and the project team has determined this project would not result in any potentially significant environmental impacts.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
EA 2K810 NOE_June 10, 2020   PDF 115 K

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