Placer County is renovating the Saddleback Lift Station (SBLS), built in 1979, in order to meet the capacity needs for the Saddleback Subdivision at buildout (144 connections) and to accommodate the high inflow and infiltration that occurs during the winter months. In order to upgrade the lift station components, meet peak wet weather flow demands, and accommodate planned buildout, the lift station improvements will include:
A Notice of Exemption (PDF) was prepared for this project.
The SBLS is located at the northwest corner of Dry Creek Road and Blue Grass Drive in North Auburn.
Construction will begin December 3, 2014 and is anticipated to be complete by June 2015.
The estimated cost for the Project is $1.75 million, which includes a 10% contingency. Funding will be provided by SMD 1 User Fees allocated for Saddleback Lift Station Improvements, with no net County cost.