Byron Highway Erosion Repair (OM-DFD-2024-001)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
Byron Highway Erosion Repair (OM-DFD-2024-001)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Department of Water Resources (DWR) staff will break down, fill and repair one erosion in the embankment of the Intake Channel between Clifton Court Forebay and Banks Pumping Plan, located adjacent to Byron Highway overpass. The erosion is approximately 10 feet wide, 30 feet long, and 5 feet deep. Staging will be on existing roadways and parking lots. All equipment and work will be within the DWR right-of-way.

Contact Information

Janine Beck
Agency Name
Department of Water Resources
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Parties Undertaking Project

Sara Paiva-Lowry
Agency Name
Department of Water Resources
Job Title
Environmental Program Manager
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Parties Undertaking Project


Contra Costa
Northern California
Cross Streets
Byron Highway & Bruns Road
Banks Pumping Plant (BAPP) Intake Channel
Other Location Info
Clifton Court Forebay (CCF)
Other Information
MM 1.05

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1, Existing Facilities, Section No. 15301(b)
Reasons for Exemption
This project is exempt because it involves routine maintenance activities to prevent further erosion damage to SWP facilities. This project will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat. The Categorical Exemption Class 1 will be used for CEQA compliance as this activity will be implemented without any environmental impacts.
County Clerk
Contra Costa


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