GLE 32 CAPM Utility Potholing


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT)
Document Title
GLE 32 CAPM Utility Potholing
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The proposed potholing investigations include drilling through the highway pavement surface, located on State Route (SR) 32 in Glenn County between PM 0.00-10.90. The test holes will be created using a high-power vacuum suction system. The holes will be around a foot in diameter, and the depth will span from ground level to the required extent of the investigation. The depth of potholing locations will vary from 3-12 feet. Once the location and depth are recorded, the hole will be backfilled and compacted to original conditions using the same extracted material. There are sixty-two (62) potholing locations, eleven (11) of those locations will use electronic detection. All locations are proposed within Caltrans right of way.

Contact Information

Emon Raziani
Agency Name
Job Title
Environmental Coordinator
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Hamilton City, Orland
Countywide, Northern California, Unincorporated
State Highways
State Route 29
California Northern Railroad
Glen-Colusa Canal, Tehama-Colusa Canal, Sacramento River
Other Location Info
On State Route 32 in Glenn County, through Orland and Hamilton City (PM 0.00-10.90)

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 6; California Code of Regulations, Title 14, Section 15306
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt as the purpose is to confirm the location of utilities within Caltrans right of way and would not result in any significant impact to environmental resources.
County Clerk


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