San Juan Water Line Replacement Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Carmichael Water District
Document Title
San Juan Water Line Replacement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Project is part of the District’s program to remove old water mains that have reached the end of their useful life and replace them with pipes that meet the District’s standards. District standards include the replacement of steel/asbestos concrete pipes with polyethylene-wrapped Ductile Iron Pipe, appropriately sizing segments as necessary, and providing a minimum of 3-feet of cover above all pipe. In addition, the Project will be replacing the connected water services and restoration of the impacted roadway portions.

Contact Information

Justin Chen
Agency Name
Carmichael Water District
Job Title
Associate Engineer
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant / Parties Undertaking Project


Northern California, Unincorporated
Other Location Info
Multiple streets. San Juan Avenue, Lincoln Avenue, Oak Knoll Drive, Walnut Drive, Joy Lane.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 2. Categorical Exemption for Replacement or Reconstruction
Reasons for Exemption
The Project will be performed on existing public facilities, will include the replacement of existing utility systems and will result in a negligible expansion of use due to the increase in pipe diameter to meet the District’s standards.

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
21080.21 Public Right-of-Way Pipeline Projects
Reasons for Exemption
The project will involve existing water mains that have reached the end of their lifespan. The Project will repair 4,429-feet of existing pipeline and install 776-feet of new pipeline within public streets, which totals less than a mile in length. A small segment of pipeline (72 feet) would be constructed outside the roadway using horizontal directional drilling.
County Clerk


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