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Coolwater Lugo Transmission Project (CACA 53643)

The following diagram shows the current progress for this proposed project with links to applicable project-related documents. The colored bar in the center indicates the items that have been completed or are currently underway.

    Federal Coordination Process



- Right-of-Way Grant

Record of Decision -





- Notice of Availability Final EIS

  Publication of Final EIS -





- Public Comment Period       

Notice of Availability of Draft EIS -



  - Publication of Draft EIS

Notice of Intent -



Project Vitals

Proposed Location: starting 6 miles east of Barstow, San Bernardino County, California, running south from the Coolwater to Lugo substation parallel to the Los Angeles Department and Water Power Transmission corridor, Statute Route 247, and Southern California Edison’s Lugo-Pisgah Transmission Corridor

Technology: combination of 500/220/115/12 kV and substation on BLM-administered public and private land

Company: Southern California Edison

Acreage: Approximately 180 acres public and 764 acres private

Status: Application filed on June 19, 2012 and public outreach ongoing

 Project Documents

 Public Scoping Report Document - Appendices Available upon Request

Scoping Report


Additional Information

Public Workshop

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Southern California Edison will conduct a joint public workshop on the Coolwater Lugo Transmission Line project to allow the public an additional opportunity to discuss the project.

The workshop will be held on September 16, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn Conference Center located at: 12603 Mariposa Rd, Victorville, CA 92395.

See our News Release for additional information.

For further information please contact Jeffery Childers, Project Manager, (951) 697-5308. Written comments may be sent to Jeffery Childers, Coolwater Lugo Transmission Project Manager, 22835 Calle San Juan De Los Lagos, Moreno Valley, CA 92553 or to the e-mail address

Join BLM/CPUC public meetings are scheduled on the following dates:  

  1. Barstow City Council  Chambers - 220 E. Mountain View Street, Barstow, CA
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014          6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  2. Lucerne Valley Community Center - 33187 Highway 247, Lucerne Valley, CA
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014    3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  3. Percy Bakker Community Center - 9333 E Avenue, Hesperia, CA
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014    7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  4. Victor Valley Museum  - 11873 Apple Valley Road, Apple Valley, CA
    Thursday, August 21, 2014        6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Bureau of Land Management
Barstow Field Office
2601 Barstow Road
Barstow, CA 92311
Phone: (760) 252-6000
Fax: (760) 252-6098
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