Beckwourth CAPM


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 2
Document Title
Beckwourth CAPM
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Caltrans proposes a state and federally funded Capital Preventative Maintenance (CAPM) project in Plumas County on state route 70 between postmiles 78.3and 90.3. The project will overlay from edge of pavement to edge of pavement with a 0.20 ft of Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) for an expected 10-year design life. Throughout the project limits, the pavement is exhibiting different forms distress that include cracking, rutting, and poor ride quality. It will improve ride quality, extend pavement life, improve safety and reliability for all modes for traffic and goods movement.

Contact Information

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


Northern California
State Highways
Other Location Info
SR 70 between postmiles 78.3 to 90.3

Notice of Exemption

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


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