PG&E Tree Removal, Stillwater 1101 (Encroachment Permit # 02-24-6-LT-0178)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT)
Document Title
PG&E Tree Removal, Stillwater 1101 (Encroachment Permit # 02-24-6-LT-0178)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
PG&E is proposing to contract tree removal work to Maximus Tree, to maintain safe and reliable electric service and mandated clearance to comply with federal and state regulatory requirements for public safety and fire prevention, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) 13 trees and 1 brush unit for removal at 14 locations under or adjacent to the Stillwater 1101 12 kilovolt (kV) electric distribution line on Caltrans Right-of-Way (ROW) land in Shasta County, California. Work sites are found in the Tier 2 Elevated Fire Threat District. PG&E is required to maintain electrical line conductors clear from vegetation, as specified by Public Resource Code 4293 and California Public Utilities Commission General Order 95, Rule 35.

Contact Information

David DeMar
Agency Name
Job Title
Senior Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Other Location Info
Shasta County on Interstate 5 between post miles R27.8 and R28.1

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Existing Facilities, Section 15301, Class 1H
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 (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 use beyond that existing at the time of the lead agency’s determination), Subclass (h)—Maintenance of existing landscaping, native growth, and water supply reservoirs. The project would have no significant effect on the environment.


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