Interstate 215 / Keller Road New Interchange Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT)
Document Title
Interstate 215 / Keller Road New Interchange Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Document Description
The City of Murrieta, in cooperation with California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 8, County of Riverside and the City of Menifee, proposes a new full interchange and auxiliary lanes at Interchange 215 (I-215) and Keller Road in Riverside County. The proposed project is needed due to forecasted increased traffic demand resulting in increased congestion and decreased mainline freeway operations. The proposed new construction would include vegetation removal, the introduction of fill, new construction of an interchange that ties Keller Road into I-215, and new Caltrans right-of-way, as well as construction grading and access. The project limits includes the widening and/or striping of Keller Road from Zeiders Road to Whitewood Road (RIV R14.518). Along I-215, from south to north from post miles R14.10 to R15.26 between the I-215/Clinton Keith Road and the I-215/Scott Road interchanges.

Contact Information

Jessica Wilkinson
Agency Name
Jacobs Engineering
Job Title
Environmental Planner
Contact Types
Consulting Firm

Gabrielle Duff
Agency Name
California Department of Transportation District 8
Job Title
Senior Environmental Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Citywide, Southern California
Cross Streets
Interstate 215 and Keller Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Interstate 215
Oak Meadows Elementary, Vista Murrieta High School

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Santa Ana Region 8 (RWQCB), California Transportation Commission (CATC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation
Development Types
Local Actions
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Energy, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems, Vegetation, Wildfire


Draft Environmental Document [Draft IS, NOI_NOA_Public notices, OPR Summary Form, Appx,]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form

Disclaimer: The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of these documents. To obtain an attachment in a different format, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613. For more information, please visit OPR’s Accessibility Site.

Download CSV Download All Attachments New Search Print