SIS 161 Pavement


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 2
Document Title
SIS 161 Pavement
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Transportation, using state funds only, is proposing to rehabilitate 1.1 miles of roadway in Siskiyou County on State Route 161 from postmile 0.4 too 1.5. The project is needed as this section of pavement exhibits severe structural deficiencies. A significant amount of maintenance is required above what is normal for this type of roadway. The purpose of the project is to improve ride quality, increase the pavement life expectancy and increase workers' safety by reducing maintenance personnel exposure to traffic.

Contact Information

Keith Pelfrey
Agency Name
Caltrans District 2
Job Title
Senior Environmental Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
State Highways
State Highway 161
Other Location Info
Postmiles 0.4 to 1.5

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1 (c) Article 19 Section 15301
Reasons for Exemption
This project is exempt because it is the maintenance of an existing facility (state highway), does not include expansion of the existing use and has been determined not to have a significant effect on the environment.


Notice of Exemption

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