Back Forty Chip (EA: 02-4J840)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT)
Document Title
Back Forty Chip (EA: 02-4J840)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), utilizing State Funds only, is proposing to restore State Route 395 in Lassen County from Post Miles 76.0 to 92.0 to a condition that requires minimal maintenance. This Highway Maintenance (HM) dollar job would apply an Asphalt Rubber (AR) Chip Seal over the existing roadway. All work will be done within the existing roadway prism and no work will be performed on bridge decks. There will be no increase in disturbed soil area or impervious surface. Existing thermoplastic pavement markings and stripes will be removed. This project will be constructed in 2024 and will take approximately 30 working days.

Contact Information

Salar Shammas Esfahani
Agency Name
Caltrans D2 Environmental
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Other Information
02-LAS-SR 395 (PM 76.0-92.0), North of Honey Lake, South of Ravendale.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Existing Facilities, Section 15301, Class 1c
Reasons for Exemption
The California Department of Transportation has determined the project to be categorically exempt in accordance with section 15301 (Existing Facilities). Class 1 consists 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 or former use. Caltrans has determined that this project would have negligible or no expansion of existing or former use, and would have no significant effect on the environment.
County Clerk


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