French Meadows South Shore Water Supply project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Placer County Water Agency
Document Title
French Meadows South Shore Water Supply project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The existing French Meadows South Shore Water Supply has inadequate yield and needs replacement. The facilities are required to meet the terms and conditions of the license issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for the Middle Fork American River Project, including Forest Service Section 4(e) Condition No. 34 and to serve needs of recreationists using the French Meadows Campground; French Meadows Picnic Area; and French Meadows Boat Ramp. The proposed project consists of decommissioning the existing water supply system, and the installation of a new vertical well, water storage tank, waterline to interconnect, prefabricated concrete building with communications antenna and access road.

Contact Information

Heather Trejo
Agency Name
Placer County Water Agency
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 2, Section 15302 and Class 3, Section 15303
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of replacement or reconstruction of existing utility systems and/or facilities involving negligible or no expansion of capacity. (CEQA Guidelines Section 15302(c)). The project will include construction and location of limited numbers of new, small facilities or structures and installation of small new equipment and facilities in small structures, including water main and other utility extensions. (CEQA Guidelines Section 15303(d)).
County Clerk


Notice of Exemption

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