Purchase of the Weimar Water Company


SCH Number
Public Agency
Placer County Water Agency
Document Title
Purchase of the Weimar Water Company
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
PCWA is proposing to purchase the Weimar Water Company, which serves approximately 560 customers. Once purchased, this would be a consolidation of the Weimar Water System into PCWA's existing. The system includes a 1 MGD Water Treatment Plant, a 1 million gallon steel storage tank, four 60,000 gallon steel storage tanks, an 850 gallon per minute pumping system which conveys water from the canal to the treatment plant, a 500,000 gallon untreated water storage pond, and approximately IO 1,000 linear feet of distribution mains.

Contact Information

Heather Trejo
Agency Name
Placer County Water Agency
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Other Location Info
Weimar an unincorporated area south of the City of Colfax.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1, Section 15301
Reasons for Exemption
This Project is exempt pursuant to Class I because it is for purchase of existing facilities to provide public utility services and will not involve expansion of use. (Sec. 15301(b)) Additionally, the purchase of the water system will not cause direct or indirect physical effect on the environment, nor does it have the potential for causing a significant effect on the environment. (Section 15061 (b)(3))
County Clerk


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