Dutra Awarded Emergency Contract to Build Salinity Barriers
EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2015 – The San Rafael Rock Quarry will be responding to the Drought Emergency – Temporary Rock Barrier – 2015 West False River Project for the Department of Water Resources. Governor Jerry Brown has put forward a comprehensive plan to address our State’s Drought Situation. The barrier work is part of the Governor’s January 17, 2014 Proclamation of a State of Emergency which states “The Department of Water Resources will take necessary actions to protect water quality and water supply in the Delta, including installation of temporary barriers.” Work is expected to begin May 1st and must be completed in 45 days. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO READ the County's letter approving the emergency response. Suspension of normal operating hours will be confined to barge loading activities (on-site trucking and barge conveyor) only. There will be no increase in off-site trucking or plant crushing hours. Dutra is required to remain in full compliance with all air and noise restrictions and the County will be monitoring our compliance.