Newell Creek Pipeline Replacement Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Santa Cruz
Document Title
Newell Creek Pipeline Replacement Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Residential-Commercial-Park / Multiple / Multiple

Document Description
The Project consists of replacement of 8.75 miles of the existing Newell Creek Pipeline with a new 24- inch polyvinyl chloride (PVC), ductile iron or high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipeline. The pipeline generally would be installed within existing road pavement, road right-of-way (ROW), and/or existing SCWD easements. The proposed northern segment etends from the Newell Creek Access Road Bridge to the Felton Booster Pump Station on Graham Hill Road at Zayante Road. The proposed southern segment.

Contact Information
Doug Valby
City of Santa Cruz Water Development Dept
Lead/Public Agency
212 Locust Street, Suite C
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Phone : (831) 212-5501

Doug Valby, Associate Civil Engineer
Project Applicant


Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Cross Streets
Graham Hill Road, Glen Arbor Road, Newell Creek Road
Total Acres
8.75 miles
Parcel #
State Highways
Roaring Camp
San Lorenzo Valley High
San Lorenzo River, Newell Creek, Zayante Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Water Facilities (Type Water Pipeline)
Local Action
Project Issues
Cultural Resources Growth Inducement
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)


Environmental Document
NOP Newell Creek Pipeline Replacement Project   PDF 4233 K
NOC Newell Creek Pipeline Replacement Project   PDF 746 K
State Comments
2021010166_NAHC Comment   PDF 286 K

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