Notice of Hearing on Pre-Condemnation Entry Petitions


Department of Water Resources Cases

San Joaquin County Superior Court

Judicial Council Coordinated Proceeding No. 4594

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, the State of California, by and through the Department of Water Resources, has petitioned the court for an order seeking pre-condemnation entries on various parcels of real property in the County of San Joaquin for the purpose of conducting geotechnical drilling activities, soil borings and Cone Penetrometer Tests, pursuant to Code of Civil Procedure section 1245.010 et seq.

The affected parcels of real property are located in the County of San Joaquin and are identified as Assessor Parcel Numbers (APN) 131-040-110-000, APN 001-060-100-000, APN 001-060-080-000, APN 071-050-240-000, APN 071-050-100-000, APN 071-050-250-000, APN 071-050-140-000, APN 129-160-020-000, APN 129-150-010-000, APN 131-220-100-000, APN 131-220-110-000, APN 131-220-120-000, and APN 131-220-130-000.

Any person or entity having a documented interest in the subsurface mineral rights of the parcels identified above is invited to appear before the court and be heard. If you have a documented subsurface mineral interest in the above parcels, you should appear at the hearing and state your opposition or file written opposition with the court before the hearing. Your appearance may be in person or by attorney.

THE HEARING on the petitions will be held as follows:

Date: February 21-23, 2023

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Department: 9A

Address: San Joaquin County Superior Court, 180 E. Weber St., Stockton, CA 95202

If you have questions, would like to examine the petition related to the specific parcel in which you have a documented subsurface mineral interest or intend to appear at the hearing, or would like to request details on the hearing time and location, please notify counsel for the Department of Water Resources at the California Department of Justice, Attorney General’s Office, at (213) 269-6234, no later than Friday, February 17, 2023.