California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT)
NOE - Notice of Exemption
03-SUT-099 PM/PM: 35.80/35.80 EA: 03-1J940 CEQA Exemption Determination Form Scope of Work On February 3, 2021, Office of Traffic Safety reported a concern of safety at the intersection of SR 99 with Live Oak Blvd and Encinal Road (Post-mile 35.8) due to an accident rate of more than four times the statewide average. Immediate action is required to reduce the accident rate while a planned safety project scheduled to be constructed in 2024 at this location, is developed. Caltrans proposes to install a channelizer barrier (see attached plan) to restrict left turn movements across SR 99 at the intersection with Live Oak Blvd and Encinal Road. The scope of work also includes installing rumble strips and providing traffic control. All work is within the Caltrans right-of-way and requires no permitting. The Director’s Order for emergency funds (attached) was signed April 14, 2021.
Encinal and Live Oak Blvd.
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
Project is an emergency safety project and falls under the exemption pursuant to Sec. 21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)