Dersch Road Culverts Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT)
Document Title
Dersch Road Culverts Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Transportation, using State funding only, is proposing to replace seven culverts on State Route 44 in Shasta County at the following locations: post mile (PM) R12.03, R12.66, R15.35, R19.64, R19.65, R22.13, and R22.69. The purpose of the project is to maintain conveyance of drainage, prevent roadway damage, and provide an operational highway. The project is needed because the culverts exhibit corroded inverts and piping is starting to occur.

Contact Information

John Luper
Agency Name
Caltrans, District 2
Job Title
Associate Environmental Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
SR 44/Flint Ridge Rd and SR 44/Midway Pines Dr

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The California Department of Transportation has determined that the project is categorically exempt in accordance with Section 15301 (Existing Facilities) Class 1 – Operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical support, or topographic features, involving negligible or no expansion of existing or former use. The project would have no significant impact on the environment.


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