Cedar Ridge Intertie Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Tuolumne Utilities District
Document Title
Cedar Ridge Intertie Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project will construct a new pump station on an easement located on the property adjacent to the Crystal Falls Water Treatment plant. Construct 4,000 linear feet of 6" water main to intertie the Crystal Falls Water System to the Cedar Ridge Water System. The water main will run from the new pump building, up the Christal Falls Treatment Plant driveway to Mt. Elizabeth Dr. The main will then run to the west on Mt. Elizabeth Dr. and tie into an existing 6" water main where pavement begins. Tree clearing will be required in the easement on the adjacent property to make space for a 16' x 16' cinderblock building that will house the pumping equipment. A gravel road and parking area will also be installed on the easement. Grading activities on the easement will amount to less than 1 0 cubic yards of material moved, and there will be no export. Duff from the site will be used on site as erosion control.

Contact Information

Cyndi Schlenz
Agency Name
Tuolumne Utilities District
Job Title
Engineering Coordinator
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Cross Streets
Mt. Elizabeth Dr.
Parcel #
APN 36-020-019

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15303, Class 3
Reasons for Exemption
The new pump building will have a maximum 16'x16' footprint categorized as a small facility placed on an easement previously acquired by the district for the purpose of building structures incidental to the treatment plant.

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 21080.21(a)
Reasons for Exemption
The pipeline is less than 1 mile long and is located fully within public right of way or utility easements previously dedicated to the District.
County Clerk


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