All interested parties are notified that an application, dated May 21, 2020, has been received from the California Department of Transportation by the Commander, Eleventh Coast Guard District for approval of location and plans for the construction of a replacement bridge over a navigable waterway of the United States.  The General Bridge Act of 1946 requires approval of the location and plans for bridges over navigable waters of the United States, prior to commencing construction.  A Coast Guard Bridge Permit will be required for this project.

WATERWAY AND LOCATION:  Sacramento River, mile 169.7, near Butte City, Glenn County, California.  39.457304, -121.995092

Public Notice (11-153a), dated August 24, 2020, is being published on the Coast Guard Navigation Website.  The public notice contains a detailed description of the proposed replacement fixed highway bridge and includes a location map and bridge drawings with proposed navigational clearances.  Interested parties may access Active Public Notices for Bridge Projects for the Eleventh Coast Guard District at the following website:  https://www.navcen.uscg.gov/D11BN.  The public notice may also be obtained by calling the Eleventh Coast Guard District Bridge Office at (510) 437-3461; by writing to Commander (dpw), Eleventh Coast Guard District, Coast Guard Island, Bldg 50-2, Alameda, CA 94501-5100; by email request at Chris.G.Cerles@uscg.mil or by facsimile request at (510) 437-5836.

Mariners are requested to comment on the proposed bridge project and navigational safety issues.  Interested parties are requested to express their views in writing.  Comments concerning Public Notice (11-153a) will be received for the record via U.S. Mail at Commander (dpw), Eleventh Coast Guard District, Coast Guard Island, Bldg 50-2, Alameda, CA 94501-5100; via email at Carl.T.Hausner@uscg.mil; or via facsimile at (510) 437-5836, through September 23, 2020.




Carl Hausner

Chief, Bridge Section

Eleventh Coast Guard District

510-437-3516  Office

510-219-4366  Cell

510-437-5836  Fax



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Commander (dpw)

Eleventh Coast Guard District

Coast Guard Island, BLDG 50-2

Alameda, CA  94501-5100


Attn:  Bridge Office


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