City of Fowler Well No. 9

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Fowler
Document Title
City of Fowler Well No. 9
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Project Area General Plan Designation Zoning District ONSITE Low Density Residential R-1-10 ADJACENT LANDS Low Density Residential R-1-10, AE-20
Document Description
The Project would allow for the construction of a new groundwater well for the City of Fowler. The groundwater well is intended to supplement the City’s water supply system and provide additional drought resiliency for the City. The Project, which would be designed to produce a minimum desired 1,200 gpm that is consistent with the existing City production well yields in the area, would increase the City’s potable water supply. Upon completion of well drilling and necessary zone testing it is expected that the well would be constructed at a depth of approximately 720 feet. The well will be drilled and constructed to comply with the requirements of the State Water Resources Control Board- Division of Drinking Water (DDW). The new groundwater well will be constructed on an approximately 0.5-acre site owned by the City in southwest Fowler. The Project site is currently two parcels that will be merged into one lot prior to Project construction. The site was previously utilized as a stormwater retention pond, the pond will be backfilled and graded prior to well construction activities. For purposes of biological and cultural surveys, the Area of Potential Effect (APE) includes the approximately 0.5-acre property and an additional 50-foot buffer to include the large trees adjacent to the property. The total area of the APE is approximately 1.4 acres.

Contact Information

Dawn E. Marple
Agency Name
City of Fowler
Job Title
City Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Amy Wilson
Agency Name
Provost & Pritchard Consulting Group
Job Title
Senior Planner, Environmental Project Manager
Contact Types
Consulting Firm


Northern California
Cross Streets
northeast corner of E. South Avenue & Stanford Avenue
Parcel #
343-280-60 & 343-280-61
State Highways
Other Location Info
The Project is located in the City of Fowler in central Fresno County, approximately 170 miles south of Sacramento and 150 miles north of Bakersfield. It is on the northeast corner of E. South Avenue & Stanford Avenue (Assessor’s Parcel Numbers 343-280-60 & 343-280-61), approximately 0.45 miles west of State Route 99 (SR 99).

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 23, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water
State Reviewing Agency Comments
State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water
Development Types
Other (Groundwater Well)
Local Actions
Groundwater Well
Project Issues
Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Geology/Soils


Draft Environmental Document [Draft IS, NOI_NOA_Public notices, OPR Summary Form, Appx,]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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