A Message from the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board

  • by BPC Staff
  • on February 25, 2013

Below is a Notice of Preparation for a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA)/ Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the operation and maintenance of the federal navigational channels in San Francisco Bay. Under the California Environmental Quality Act, the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board is the lead State agency responsible for overseeing the analysis of the potential significant impacts of the proposed action.

Notice of Preparation of a Draft EA/EIR

Written comments on the scope of the EA/EIR should be sent to the Regional Water Board, c/o Linda

Peters, Project Manager, URS Group Inc., Post Montgomery Center, One Montgomery Street, Suite 900,

San Francisco, CA 94104-4538. Comments will be accepted until March 27, 2013. In order for the

public and regulatory agencies to have an opportunity to submit comments on the scope of the EA/EIR,

a meeting will be held during the NOP scoping period. The date, time, and meeting location are listed, as



Tuesday, March 12, 2013

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

URS Corporation

1333 Broadway, Suite 800

Oakland, CA 94612


If you have any questions, please contact:


Elizabeth Christian

Water Resource Control Engineer

e-mail address: echristian@waterboards.ca.gov

Regional Water Quality Control Board

San Francisco Bay Region

1515 Clay Street, Suite 1400

Oakland, CA 94612

(510) 622-2335