State Water Resources Control Board – August 21-22 Board Meeting – Revised Agenda

   This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board Attached is an Revised Agenda for the August 21-22, 2018 Board Meeting.  Item 4 (Consideration of a proposed Resolution to adopt amendments to the Water Quality Control Plan for the San Francisco Bay/Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary and adopt the Final Substitute Environmental Document) will […]

SF Bay Water Board Workshop on Baylands Restoration & Climate Change Policy Review

The San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board will hold a public workshop on August 14 to consider changes to its policies on baylands multi-benefit wetland restoration projects. The August 14 workshop will be one of several public forums to solicit feedback from stakeholders on the various regulatory strategies available to the Water Board for […]

State Water Board Anticipates Revised Draft for Waters of the State Procedures to be Released in May

BPC CEO John Coleman participated in a conference call on February 16th updating interested stakeholders on the State Water Resources Control Board’s (State Water Board) proposal to include a “State Wetlands Definition and Procedures for Discharges of Dredged or Fill Material to Waters of the State” in the forthcoming Water Quality Control Plan for Inland […]

BPC Convenes Congressional Meeting to Discuss Dredging for Richmond Outer Harbor & Pinole Shoal Channels

BPC has been working with key regulatory agencies and stakeholders to understand the limited dredging schedule that was implemented for the Richmond Outer Harbor channel and subsequently the Pinole Shoal channel in 2017. On February 1st, Congressmen Mark DeSaulnier (District 11) and Mike Thompson (District 5) convened a meeting with BPC and key stakeholders, including: U.S. […]

State Water Resources Control Board – Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment, Public Hearing, and Staff Workshops

Click here to view: NOTICE OF OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT, PUBLIC HEARING AND STAFF WORKSHOPS – INDUSTRIAL GENERAL PERMIT AMENDMENT

Agenda for SWRCB Board Meeting on October 3, 2017

The agenda for the Board meeting of the State Water Resources Control Board is now available. Click here to view the agenda.

State Water Resources Control Board – Notice of Opportunity to Comment, Public Hearing and Adoption Meeting

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Water Boards Notice for Providing Safe Drinking Water through Consolidation of Water Systems

   This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board Click here to view a Notice of Workshop and Opportunity for Public Comment on Joint Public Workshop with California Public Utilities Commission and State Water Resources Control Board on Providing Safe Drinking Water through Consolidation of Water Systems. Workshop is scheduled for August 17, […]

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 […]