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Bay-Delta Office
Department of Water Resources

1416 9th Street,
Sacramento, Ca 95814

Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 942836,
Sacramento, Ca 94236-0001

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 Scoping Meetings

Scoping Meetings

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SCOPING MEETINGS
FOR THE SOUTH DELTA IMPROVEMENTS PROGRAM

The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) are proposing the South Delta Improvements Program (SDIP). The project would increase the maximum allowable diversion capacity at the State Water Project’s (SWP’s) Clifton Court Forebay, provide an adequate water supply for South Delta Water Agency (SDWA) and improve conditions for San Joaquin River salmon in the southern portion of the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta (Delta) in portions of San Joaquin and Contra Costa counties.

DWR, acting as lead agency under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), and USBR, as lead agency under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), have determined that an environmental impact report/environmental impact statement (EIR/EIS) will be prepared. Responsible and trustee agencies under CEQA may include the California Department of Fish and Game (DFG), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, State Lands Commission, California Regional Water Quality Control Boards, and the State Water Resources Control Board.

DWR and USBR need to know your views regarding the scope and content of the environmental information in connection with the proposed SDIP. Please submit your response to DWR at the earliest possible date, but not later than October 31, 2002. The public scoping meeting summaries and written comments already received are available. Responses should be sent to:

Mr. Paul Marshall
California Department of Water Resources
Bay-Delta Office
1416 Ninth Street, P.O. Box 942836
Sacramento, CA 94236-0001
(916) 653-2118
marshall@water.ca.gov

Or,

Mr. Dan Meier
Project Manager
2800 Cottage Way, MP-700
Sacramento, CA 95825
916-978-5086
dmeier@mp.usbr.gov

DWR and USBR will seek public input on alternatives, concerns, and issues to be addressed in the EIR/EIS through scoping meetings at the following locations (click on the date for summary and location for the direction):

Date Time  
October 7 1:30 - 4:00 p.m. Resources Building Auditorium
1416 Ninth Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
October 9 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Brentwood Community Center Multipurpose Room
730 Third Street, Brentwood, CA 94513
October 10 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Room 1-405
700 North Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Parking is available across the street for $6/hr with a $10 maximum
October 15 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Fresno Convention and Conference Center, Room 2017
700 M Street, Fresno, CA 93721
October 17* 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Roberts Union Farm Center
4925 West Howard Road, Stockton, CA 95206

* The October 17th meeting has not previously been advertised and will not be widely advertised, however, it was added in response to public comments from land owners directly affected by barrier placement. This meeting is not officially a publicscoping meeting, however, the same information will be presented and public input is solicited.

For further information, including background on and a description of the proposed project, as well as a map of the project area, contact Paul Marshall at the above address or visit http://baydeltaoffice.water.ca.gov/sdb/sdip/.

 

 

 











 

 


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