Floriston Safety Improvements Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT)
Document Title
Floriston Safety Improvements Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) proposes this Safety Improvement project between PMs 25.5 and 27.4 along Interstate 80 (I-80) in Nevada (NEV) County. This project intends to restore the surface of the existing Jointed Plain Concrete Pavement (JPCP) through diamond grinding and grooving and applying polyester concrete overlay, as well as repairing the existing drainage system and striping. This project will also remove and replace damaged concrete barriers to meet the current Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware (MASH) standards.

Contact Information

Rajpreet Bihala
Agency Name
CA Dept of Transportation, District 03
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant


Countywide, Northern California
Cross Streets
Interstate 80
State Highways
Interstate 80
Other Location Info
Interstate 80 between postmiles 25.5 and 27.4 in Nevada County

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301; Existing Facilities
Reasons for Exemption
The project 15301 criteria consisting of "...the operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment, or topographical features involving negligible or no expansion of existing former use."
County Clerk


Notice of Exemption

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