CASA Connects for September 5, 2018

In the News  Media Focus: Flushables and Microplastics In recent weeks, a number of high-profile news articles have focused on nonflushable products and microplastics, both priority issues for CASA and our members. A New York Times article did an excellent job highlighting reasons why not to flush the vast majority of products that many people regard as […]

SWRCB Notice on Proposed Amendment to General Permit for MS4 Stormwater Discharges

   A message from the State Water Resources Control Board The State Water Resources Control Board released Notice of Public Hearing, Opportunity for Public Comment, and Adoption Meeting on the proposed Amendment to General Permit for Storm Water Discharges from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4). The Public Hearing is scheduled for July 5, 2017 The […]

SWRCB Notice for Bacteria Revisions of Water Quality Control Plan

     A message from the State Water Resources Control Board The State Water Resources Control Board released a Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment, Staff Workshop, Public Hearing and Notice of Filing on the proposed Part 3 of the Water Quality Control Plan for Inland Surface Waters, Enclosed Bays, and Estuaries of California—Bacteria Provisions and […]

Revised Drinking Water Fee Regulations Proposed by California Water Boards

   This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board The State Board proposes to adopt the regulations described in the attached file. The regulation text is an amendment of the Drinking Water Fee Regulations that were published in the California Regulatory Notice Register on April 29, 2016. The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and […]

Agenda Available for ACWA 2016 Regulatory Summit

ACWA 2016 Regulatory Summit (Oct. 3-4): Agenda Available | Registration Open WATER AND ENERGY: BEYOND THE NEXUS ACWA 2016 Regulatory Summit October 3-4, 2016 Hilton Sacramento Arden West Sacramento, CA Driven by statewide greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals, aggressive renewable energy targets, and increased customer generation, California’s energy grid is undergoing a major transformation. But […]

Weiss Associates’ Anja Verce Presenting at the Battelle 2016 Conference

    Weiss Associates’ Anja Verce will present at the Battelle 2016 Conference in Monterey May 2016     Anja Verce, Environmental Project Engineer at Weiss Associates, presents:“Does Methane Produced through Enhanced In Situ Bioremediation Pose a Vapor Intrusion Risk” at Battelle’s Tenth International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds in Palm Springs, California on Wednesday May 25, 2016 (between 4:00 […]

USACE Regulatory Program’s 2016 Open House

Regulatory Program’s 2016 Open House coming to a location near you The USACE San Francisco Regulatory Team invites the public  to the Regulatory Program’s 2016 Open House at nearby locations in the Bay Area! Meet the team and listen as they discuss program objectives, permit applications, and other topics of interest in your area and throughout […]

Commission Meetings and Other Information Post to BCDC Website

Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) posted on its website ( the commission meeting notice, information about BCDC, the Bay, and other issues relevant to the Commission at: You may also find information about BCDC Commission meetings at any time at If you have questions or concerns about BCDC activities, please call BCDC’s office at (415) […]