Permit No. 19528


SCH Number
Public Agency
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Document Title
Permit No. 19528
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
To authorize an existing 2,376-square-foot residence with paved driveway and curb, retaining walls located on the waterside levee slope, approximately 161-foot concrete retaining wall along the left (east) bank of the Sacramento River, an existing septic tank near the south property line, and an existing well located approximately 42 feet north of the residence. This project also includes hand-placing a thin layer of 12 inch minus quarry stone along the left (east) bank of the Sacramento River, which is considered a maintenance activity that does not require USACE, Section 408 review.

Contact Information

Jennifer Calles
Agency Name
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Job Title
Senior Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Other Location Info
The project is located on the waterside of the left (east) bank levee of the Sacramento River, approximately 1.2 miles south of the intersection of Garden Highway and I 5, at 5311 Garden Highway, Sacramento, in Sacramento County.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sections 15301 and 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Board staff has determined that the project is exempt from CEQA under the Class 1, Existing Facilities and Class 4, Minor Alterations to Land, categorical exemptions (CEQA Guidelines §15301 and §15304), because the activity consists of permitting existing private structures and facilities. No expansion of existing or former use will occur. The project consists of minor private alterations to land which do not involve the removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees. Further, none of the exceptions to the exemption in CEQA Guidelines Section 15300.2 apply. Please note, the signed NOE is not attached. If you would like to request a signed copy of the NOE, please contact Board staff at:


Notice of Exemption

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