CATEX: Desert Gardens RV Resort Cooperative

Notice of Categorical Exclusion

For Desert Gardens RV Resort Cooperative, Inc Arsenic Removal

Public Noticed on November 11, 2021 in the Casa Grande Valley Newspaper


The Water Infrastructure Finance Authority of Arizona (WIFA) has received a request for financial assistance from Desert Gardens RV Resort Cooperative, Inc to install a pretreatment and arsenic absorption treatment system to reduce the arsenic concentrations in the well to below the maximum contaminant level. The purpose of this notice is to inform the public.


WIFA staff analysis concluded that this project qualifies for a CATEGORICAL EXCLUSION following the requirements of A.A.C. R18-15-106, as amended. The proposed project will not impact the environment either by itself or in combination with other projects, and the environmental information provided has met statutory intent of the WIFA’s environmental review requirements.


DW-016-2022 – Arsenic Removal 9668 N Hwy 79, Florence, AZ 85132


Documentation regarding the proposed project is available for review at WIFA, 100

  1. 7th Avenue, Suite 130, Phoenix, Arizona 85007.


WIFA complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Alternative formats for the project documentation are available upon request. Please contact Samantha Lemke, Environmental Program Specialist, (602) 364-1326 for any requests or inquiries.