Permit No. 4352-1: Marcy Friedman Bank Repair Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Document Title
Permit No. 4352-1: Marcy Friedman Bank Repair Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
To repair approximately 160 feet of damaged bank protection along the right (north) bank of the American River; authorize an existing retaining wall and wrought iron fence along the top of the bank and the removal of existing stairway and handrail down the slope of the bank.

Contact Information
James Herota
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Lead/Public Agency
3310 El Camino Avenue, Suite 170
Sacramento, CA 95821

Phone : (916) 574-0651


Northern California
Other Location Info
The project site is located on the waterside of the Units 9 and 10, American River right (north) bank levee (Levee Mile 0.47 and River Mile 13.37) at 1620 McClaren Drive in Carmichael, along the American River, Sacramento County.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sections 15301 (Existing Facilities) and 15302 (Replacement or Reconstruction)
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt from CEQA under the Class 1, Existing Facilities categorical exemption (CEQA Guidelines § 15301), because the activity consists of the authorization of an existing retaining wall and wrought iron fence with negligible or no expansion of use, and under Class 2, Replacement or Reconstruction categorical exemption (CEQA Guidelines § 15302), because the activity consists of replacement of existing bank protection and removal of an existing stairway and handrail located on the same site with substantially the same purpose and capacity. Further, none of the exceptions to the exemption in CEQA Guidelines § 15300.2 apply. Please note, the signed NOE is not attached. If you would like to request a signed copy of the NOE, please contact Board Staff at:


Notice of Exemption
2021   PDF 180 K

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