State Water Resources Control Board: AGENDA FOR JANUARY 3-4, 2017 BOARD HEARING/MEETING

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From E&E News: Opposition to WRDA widens; passage uncertain

Marc Heller, E&E News reporter Published: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Republican leaders in the Senate continued to push toward a vote on a water projects bill by the end of this week, amid signs the task is becoming more complicated. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) said he and Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) will block the water […]

Update on WRDA, from Politico

By Annie Snider 12/06/2016 02:14 PM EDT Hurdles are piling up in the Senate for the Water Resources Development Act, with multiple lawmakers now vowing to hold up the measure over regional provisions and work threatening to bleed into the weekend. “I think it’s very unlikely that the votes are there,” Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) told […]

Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act: A Letter from Andrew D. Sawyers

Dear colleagues, Over the past two years, EPA has focused on setting up the administrative structure necessary to launch the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program.  Today, I am very excited to announce that Administrator McCarthy signed two rules to establish the administrative structure necessary to offer credit assistance under the WIFIA program. […]

From E&E: WRDA deal ‘imminent’; passage expected this week

WRDA deal ‘imminent’; passage expected this week Tiffany Stecker, E&E News reporter Published: Monday, December 5, 2016 Congress is on the brink of passing a massive water resources bill this week, as negotiators hammer out the final details on a deal to help Flint, Mich., and other cities with crumbling infrastructure. As of Friday, the […]

From E&E: TRANSITION – EPA, Interior, DOE picks could come next week

EPA, Interior, DOE picks could come next week Robin Bravender, E&E News reporter Published: Friday, December 2, 2016 (Left to right) Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin and North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer are potential contenders to lead energy and environmental agencies. Photos courtesy of Twitter. President-elect Donald Trump said most of his […]

BCDC Commission Meeting on November 3, 2016

Dear Commissioners, Staff, and Public: BCDC posted on its website the following November 3, 2016 Commission Meeting Notice Applications for Permits, Federal Consistency Actions, and Amendments Commission Consideration of Administrative Matters Consideration of and Possible Vote on the Enforcement Committee’s Recommended Enforcement Decision Involving Proposed Stipulated Cease and Desist and Civil Penalty Order No. CCD […]

Notice of Water Quality Coordinating Committee Meeting for October 24-25, 2016

The State Water Resources Control Board issued a Notice of Water Quality Coordinating Committee Meeting for October 24-25, 2016 along with the agenda. View the notice, also available in Spanish, here.

ACWA eNews for October 5, 2016

ACWA’s eNews is a weekly roundup of California water news and events. Californians Show Ongoing Commitment to Water Conservation Submitted by Teresa McGaffic on Wed, 10/05/2016 – 5:21pm Data released Wednesday shows Californians have maintained a significant level of water conservation, with cumulative statewide water savings since June 2015 now at 23.3% over 2013 levels. […]

Agenda for CRWQCB Board Meeting for October 12, 2016

The California Regional Water Quality Control Board will be holding a meeting on October 12, 2016. Please click on the link below to view the agenda. http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/sanfranciscobay/board_info/agenda.shtml