Cornell, White, Ronning & Bley Multiple Use Pier (Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. PLA-40323-R2)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Cornell, White, Ronning & Bley Multiple Use Pier (Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. PLA-40323-R2)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project consists of the construction of a new two hundred seventy (270) foot long multi-parcel use pier, and enhancement of fish habitat associated with the pier, on Lake Tahoe. The pier causeway will be one hundred ninety-five (195) feet in length by seven (7) feet in width and supported by thirteen (13) ten point seven five (10.75) inch diameter steel tube pilings. The associated pierhead will be seventy-five (75) feet in length by fifteen (15) feet in width and will be supported by fourteen (14) twelve (12) inch diameter steel tube pilings. The pier will support one (1) six-thousand-pound (6,000) boat lifts and three (3) twelve thousand-pound (12,000) boat lifts on the sides of the pierhead. The six-thousand-pound boat lift will be supported by a single ten (10) inch wide “I” beam piling while the twelve-thousand-pound boat lifts will each be supported by two (2), ten (10) inch wide “I” beam pilings. A single fifteen (15) foot long by three (3) foot wide catwalk will be mounted at the lakeward end of the pierhead.

Contact Information

Robert Hosea
Agency Name
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Other Location Info
Located at Lake Tahoe

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Type – Class (3, 4); California Code of Regulations, title 14, sections (15303, 15304)
Reasons for Exemption
Class 3 because this is a new, small project, being constructed on the property. Class 4 because the project consists of a minor alteration of land which does not involve the removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.
County Clerk


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