Emergency Interim Remedial Measures for Sand Dam Embankment and Spillway

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
Document Title
Emergency Interim Remedial Measures for Sand Dam Embankment and Spillway
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The 8.36-acre Project consists of installing interim remedial measures to ensure safety and reliability of the historic Sand Dam embankment and spillway at Empire Mine State Historic Park. The proposed interim remedial measures will be installed just upstream of the spillway inlet and at the base of the spillway chute. The Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board issued a Notice of Applicability under general 401 water quality certification for emergency projects.

Contact Information

Shawn Agarwal
Agency Name
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Job Title
environmental scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Empire Mine State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15269 - Emergency Projects
Reasons for Exemption
The Project entails emergency repairs to publicly or privately owned service facilities necessary to maintain service essential to the public health and safety. Emergency repairs include those that require a reasonable amount of planning to address an anticipated emergency.


Notice of Exemption

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