Jellin Retaining Wall Repair Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan South Lake Tahoe Region 6 (RWQCB)
Document Title
Jellin Retaining Wall Repair Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This Project will remove and replace a rock wall with a CMU block wall on the lake side of the property edge to prevent future erosion from a private parcel at the edge of Donner Lake. The CMU block wall will be 73 feet long, and 36 feet of the wall will include a below grade footing of 5.3 cubic yards (2 ft x 2 ft x 36 ft) placed 28 inches below the ground surface for increased stability. Temporary impacts will include movement of the lakebed to place and set the CMU blocks, and the temporary BMPS. All work will be performed in the Fall when lake levels are at their lowest. Permanent impacts include the 73 feet of new CMU block and footing.

Contact Information

Tiffany Racz
Agency Name
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
15601 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee CA 96161

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Existing Facilities, Sec. 15301
Reasons for Exemption
The RWQCB, Lahontan Region finds that this project, as permitted, will not have a significant effect on the environment and shall, therefore, be exempt from the provisions of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to Section 15301, Existing Facilities.


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