Rush to Schaffer Culverts


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 2
Document Title
Rush to Schaffer Culverts
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), using state funding, is proposing to replace eight culverts along State Route 299 in Modoc County at post-miles (PM) 8.32, PM 9.02, PM 11.70, PM 11.92, PM 12.42, PM 12.50, PM 12.55, and PM 12.85. Deteriorating culverts can lead to undermining of the roadway and lead to potential roadway failure if not addressed. The replacement of these culverts will also allow for the improvements in design to meet higher traffic safety standards. Vegetation work will be completed by hand trimming. This project will reestablish proper drainage and structural integrity of eight culverts along the highway.

Contact Information

Julie McFall
Agency Name
Caltrans District 2
Job Title
Senior Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
State Highways
State Highway 299
Other Location Info
PM 8.32 to PM 12.55

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 20184 15301 Class 1(c)
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt because it is the maintenance of an existing facility does not include the expansion of the existing use and has been determined not to have a significant effect on the environment.


Notice of Exemption

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