Petaluma River O&M

PETALUMA RIVER
OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE

PROJECT LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION

The Petaluma River is located on San Pablo Bay in Sonoma and Marin Counties, California. Operations and Maintenance (O&M) provides for dredging of a channel 200 feet wide to a depth of -8 feet Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW) across the flats in San Pablo Bay to the mouth of the river (Across-the-Flats Channel), 100 feet wide and -8 feet MLLW thereafter to Western Avenue in Petaluma (River Channel), and a turning basin 300 to 400 feet wide to -8 feet MLLW. The Non-Federal Sponsor (NFS) is responsible for providing a suitable upland placement site.

TOTAL FUNDING

 

TOTAL COST

N/A

FEDERAL COST

N/A

NON-FEDERAL COST

N/A

 

 

TOTAL FEDERAL COST THROUGH FY 2018

$   600,000

FY 2019 BUDGET

$              0

COST TO COMPLETE

N/A


FY 18 AND FY 19 ACC
OMPLISHMENTS (based on the availability of funds)

  • Conduct a condition survey of the channel and initiate environmental sampling and testing and preliminary engineering and design for maintenance dredging.
  • Complete environmental coordination for maintenance dredging.
  • Prepare the solicitation package
  • Award a contract and execute overdue maintenance dredging in the Across-the-Flats and River Channels.

ISSUES AND OTHER INFORMATION

  • The City of Petaluma is the NFS.
  • The Across-the-Flats Channel maintenance dredging cycle is every three years.  The last time the Across-the-Flats Channel was dredged was in FY 1998
  • The River Channel maintenance dredging cycle is every four years.  The last time the River Channel was dredged was in FY 2003.
  • Unobligated carryover funds are insufficient to award a fully-funded maintenance dredging contract.

CONGRESSIONAL INTEREST

  • 2nd District, Rep. Jared Huffman

POINT OF CONTACT

  • Deputy for Project Management, Arijs A. Rakstins, (415) 503-6720

Updated on 26 February 2018

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Contact

General Questions
415-503-6903
1455 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103