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The following documents are presented for public comment. Comments are addressed to the Clerk to the Board.

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2014 Deadlines

Topic Deadline to Receive Comments Written Comments Received
Santa Maria Pesticide TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of an amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Central Coastal Basin to establish Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) for Toxicity and Pesticides in the Santa Maria River Watershed in Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and Ventura Counties, California.

Notice
5/21/14
by Noon
No comments at this time
Marina del Rey Harbor Toxic Pollutants TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board’s (Los Angeles Water Board) amendments to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Los Angeles Region to revise the Marina del Rey Harbor Toxic Pollutants TMDL.

Notice
5/13/14
by Noon
No comments at this time
Ballona Creek Metals and Ballona Creek Estuary Toxics TMDLs
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board’s (Los Angeles Water Board) amendments to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Los Angeles Region to revise the TMDLs for metals in the Ballona Creek and the TMDLs for Toxic Pollutants in the Ballona Creek Estuary.

Notice
5/13/14
by Noon
No comments at this time
Proposed Amendments to Water Quality Petition Regulations
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed amendments to its regulations governing petitions for review of regional water quality control board actions.

Notice | Program Page
4/30/14
by 5:00 p.m.
No comments at this time
Draft Aquatic Weed Control Permit Amendments
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed amendments to the Aquatic Weed Control Permit

Notice | Program Page
4/28/14
by Noon
No comments at this time
Administrative Update to Chapter 3 of the Basin Plan for the Los Angeles Region
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board's non-regulatory amendments to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Los Angeles Region that would administratively update Chapter 3 "Water Quality Objectives" by incorporating previously adopted amendments and updated tables.

Notice
4/28/14
by Noon
No comments at this time
Sustainable Groundwater Management
Interested parties may submit written comments on the proposal.
Written comments should be submitted to groundwater@gov.ca.gov

Notice
4/25/14
by Noon
No comments at this time
Method to Develop Flow Criteria for Priority Tributaries to the Bay-Delta
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Delta Stewardship Council – Delta Science Program’s Independent Review Committee’s Recommendation on the Method to Develop Flow Criteria for Priority Tributaries to the San Francisco Bay/Sacramento – San Joaquin Delta Estuary (Bay-Delta) and comments recommending alternative methods to develop flow criteria for priority tributaries to the Bay-Delta.

Notice | Program Page
4/18/14
by Noon
Comments
Petition of Zief Foundation – UST Case Closure
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed Order.

Transmittal Letter | Draft Order
3/28/14
by Noon
Comments
Proposed Caltrans Permit Amendment
The State Water Board is accepting written comment on the proposed Amendment to the California Department of Transportation Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System permit to implement requirements of Total Maximum Daily Loads.

Notice | Program Page
3/28/14
by Noon
Comments
Expert Panel Nomination(s) - Advisory Committee Questions - (SBX2 1, Perata)
The State Water Board is accepting written nominations to the Expert Panel and Advisory Committee questions.

Notice | Program Page
3/7/14
Noon
No comments at this time
Final Draft Industrial General Permit
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed final draft Industrial General Permit. Comments are limited to the identified proposed revisions to the Final Draft Industrial General Permit made since July 19, 2013.

Notice | Program Page
3/4/14
by Noon
Comments
Draft Vector Control Permit MRP Amendments
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed draft amendments to the Vector Control Permit MRP.

Notice
2/5/14
by Noon
Comments
Implementation Plans and Schedules for the Los Cerritos Channel Metals TMDL, and the San Gabriel River and Impaired Tributaries Metals and Selenium TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board’s (Los Angeles Water Board) amendments to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Los Angeles Region that would incorporate an implementation plan and schedule for the Los Cerritos Channel Metals TMDL, and an implementation plan and schedule for the San Gabriel River and Impaired Tributaries Metals and Selenium TMDL

Notice
1/20/14
by Noon
Comments
Confusion Hill Bypass Project (SWRCB/OCC-A2208(a)-(b))
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the revised Proposed Order.

Transmittal Letter | Revised Proposed Draft Order
1/7/14
by Noon
Comments
Central Coast Onsite Amendments
The State Water Board will accept comments on the proposed approval of the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board’s amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Central Coastal Basin that would revise the onsite wastewater implementation sections of the Basin Plan and incorporate by reference the OWTS Policy into the Basin Plan.

Notice
1/6/14
by Noon
Comments

2013 Deadlines

Topic Deadline to Receive Comments Written Comments Received
Waterman Industries Inc. Proposed UST Case Closure
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed Underground Storage Tank Case Closure Order and Case Closure Summary Tulare County Environmental Health Services Division UST case number 751

Notice | UST Case Closure Summary | Draft Order
12/20/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
Former Beacon Station No. 439 Proposed UST Case Closure
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed Underground Storage Tank Case Closure Order and Case Closure Summary for Santa Clara County Department of Environmental Health UST case number 07S1E29L01f.

Notice | UST Case Closure Summary | Draft Order
12/20/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
Telegraph Business Properties Proposed UST Case Closure
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed Underground Storage Tank Case Closure Order and Case Closure Summary for Alameda Health Care Services UST Case Number RO0000279.

Notice | UST Case Closure Summary | Draft Order
12/20/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
CDOT Ukiah Facility Proposed UST Case and Non-Petroleum Case Closure
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed Underground Storage Tank Case Closure for North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board UST case number 1TMC005 and non - petroleum case number 1NMC005.

Notice | UST Case and Non-Petroleum Case Closure Summary | Draft Order
12/20/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
Eagle Industries Proposed UST Case Closure
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed Underground Storage Tank Case Closure for Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board UST Case Number 908130634.

Notice | UST Case Closure Summary | Draft Order
12/20/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
Caltrans ASBS Compliance Plan
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Draft Order

Notice | Draft Order
12/19/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
Region 7 Onsite Wastewater Treatment System Implementation Program
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Colorado River Basin Regional Water Quality Control Board’s amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Colorado River Region to revise Chapter 4, Section H, "Septic Systems," of the Basin Plan and to incorporate by reference the Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Policy in the Basin Plan.

Notice | Program Page
11/27/13
by Noon
Comments
Central Valley Drinking Water Policy
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board’s (Central Valley Water Board’s) amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Sacramento and San Joaquin River Basins that would establish a Drinking Water Policy for surface waters of the Delta and its upstream tributaries.

Notice | Program Page
11/08/13
by Noon
Comments
Salinas Nutrients TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board’s amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Central Coastal Basin that would establish TMDLs in the Lower Salinas River and Reclamation Canal Basin, and the Moro Cojo Slough Subwatershed for nitrogen compounds and orthophosphate (Basin Plan amendment).

Notice | Program Page
10/14/13
by Noon
Comments
Santa Maria Nutrient TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the Central Coast Regional Water Board’s amendment to the Water Quality Plan for the Central Coastal Basin that would establish TMDL in the lower Santa Maria River watershed and tributaries to Oso Flaco Lake for nitrogen compounds and orthophosphate.

Notice | Program Page
10/14/13
by Noon
Comments
Policy for Maintaining Instream Flows in Northern California Coastal Streams
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the October 4, 2013 draft version of the Policy.

Notice | Program Page
10/17/13
by Noon
Comments
Confusion Hill Bypass Project (SWRCB/OCC File A-2208(a) & (b)
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order
09/23/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
Draft Industrial General Permit
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Draft Industrial General Permit

2nd Revised Notice |  Revised Notice |  Notice | Program Page
9/19/13
by Noon
Comments
Central Coast Irrigated Lands – SWRCB A-2209 a-e
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the revised proposed Order. Comments must be limited to revisions made since the September 9, 2013, proposed order.

Notice
09/17/13
by Noon
Comments
2014 IUP
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the draft 2014 IUP.

Notice | Draft IUP
9/16/13
by Noon
Comments
James Salvatore UST Case Closure Order
The State Water Board is accepting written comment on the proposed draft Order.

Notice | Draft Order
9/13/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
CEQA - Composting General Order NOP
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the scope and content of the EIR.

Revised Notice of Extension | Notice | Program Page
Revised to:
9/6/13
by Noon

8/23/13
Comments
Central Coast Irrigated Lands – SWRCB A-2209 a-e
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the revised proposed Order. Comments must be limited to revisions made since the June 6, 2013, proposed order, as indicated by the redline /strikeout.

Notice | Draft Order
9/3/13
by Noon
Comments
Central Coast Agricultural Order, Order No. R3-2012-0011 - Own Motion Order
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order
7/16/13
by Noon
Comments
Rodeo Owner Corp.
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order
7/16/13
by Noon
Comments
Mantini Management, Inc.
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order
7/16/13
by Noon
Comments
Lubricating Specialties Company
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order
7/16/13
by Noon
Comments
Lincoln Avenue Water Company
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order
7/16/13
by Noon
Comments
Discharges from Irrigated Lands (Central Coast) - SWRCB File: A-2209(a)-(e)
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order | Program Page
7/16/13
by Noon
Comments
FERC/SWRCB Draft MOU
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the draft MOU.

Note:  Written comments are to be submitted to: Tammy Vallejo at Tammy.Vallejo@waterboards.ca.gov.  See Notice for any further information.

Notice & Draft MOU | Program Page
7/8/13
by Noon
Comments
Pit 1 Hydroelectric Project
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Notice of Preparation.

Note: Written comments are to be submitted to: Peter Barnes at Peter.Barnes@waterboards.ca.gov. See Notice for any further information.

Notice | Program Page
6/24/13
by 12 Noon
Comments
Once Through Cooling Amendment
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed amendments.

Notice | Program Page
6/4/13
by Noon
Comments
Amendment to Aquatic Weed Permit
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed Order to amend Water Quality Order 2004-0009-DWQ.

Notice | Draft Amended Order | Program Page
5/13/13
by Noon
No comments at this time
California American Water Company’s Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on a draft report requested by the California Public Utilities Commission (Commission) on water right issues associated with California American Water Company’s (Cal-Am) proposed Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project (Project).

Note: Written comments are to be submitted to:
Wr_Hearing.Unit@waterboards.ca.gov.   See Notice for further information.

Notice | Program Page
5/3/13
by Noon
Comments
Los Angeles River Nitrogen Compounds and Related Effects TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Basin Plan amendment.

Notice | Program Page
4/29/13
by Noon
Comments
Proposed Amendments to the Policy for Implementing the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF)
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Proposed Amendments.

Notice | Program Page
4/24/13
by Noon
Comments
Kilarc-Cow Creek Hydroelectric Project License Surrender – Notice of Preparation and Scoping Meeting for an Environmental Impact Report
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the Notice of Preparation.

Note: Comments are to be submitted to: Jeff Parks at: jparks@waterboards.ca.gov. See Notice for further information.

Notice | Program Page
4/22/13
by Noon
Comments
Lake Tahoe 208 Plan
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed certification of the Clean Water Act Section 208 Lake Tahoe Water Quality Management Plan.

Revised Notice | Notice
4/11/13
by Noon
Comments
Draft Policy for Maintaining Instream Flows in Northern California Coastal Streams - Revised Sections to the SED.
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the adequacy of the substantive revisions to sections 6.2, 6.9, and 7 of the 2008 SED, the Supplement to Appendix D of the 2008 SED, and the substantive revisions to portions of the 2010 Response to Public Comments, Volumes 1 and 2.

Notice | Program Page
4/8/13
by Noon
Comments
Bay Delta Plan Draft Substitute Environmental Document
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the content of the draft objectives, program of implementation, and on the adequacy of the SED and supporting technical documents.

Notice of Extension of Comment Period | Notice | Program Page
3/29/13
by Noon
Comments
Draft Order Denying Petition for Reconsideration of State Water Board Order WR 2012-0016, which declined to issue Cease and Desist Order against Mark and Valla Dunkel – Middle River, San Joaquin County
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the draft Order.

Cover Letter & Draft Order | Program Page
3/27/13
by Noon
Comments
Overview of the Scientific Basis for a Proposed Statewide Policy for Biological Objectives in Perennial Streams
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the workshop topics.

Notice | Program Page
2/25/13
by Noon
Comments
Aquatic Weed Control Permit
The State Water Board is accepting written comments only on the changes to the draft permit dated January 18, 2013 shown in redline and strikeout.

Revised Notice | Program Page
2/19/13
by Noon
Comments
Pacifica Bacteria TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the ment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the San Francisco Bay Basin  that would for bacteria in San Pedro Creek and at Pacifica State Beach, and new implementation provisions for bacteria water quality objectives

Notice | Program Page
2/18/13
by Noon
Comments
Amendments to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Los Angeles Region to revise Total Maximum Daily Loads for Bacteria for (1) Santa Monica Bay Beaches; (2) Marina Del Rey Harbor, Mothers’ Beach, and Back Basins; (3) Los Angeles Harbor, Inner Cabrillo Beach, and Main Ship Channel; (4) Ballona Creek, Ballona Estuary, and Sepulveda Channel; and (5) Malibu Creek and Lagoon; and to amend Chapter 3 to modify the implementation provisions for Water Contact Recreation Bacteria Objectives
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed amendments to the Basin Plan.

Notice | Program Page
2/15/13
by Noon
Comments
Ventura River Algae TMDL
The State Water Board is accepting written comments on the proposed approval of the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region’s amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Los Angeles Region that would incorporate a Total Maximum Daily Load for Algae, Eutrophic Conditions, and Nutrients in Ventura River, including the Estuary, and its Tributaries.

Notice | Program Page
1/28/13
by Noon
Comments
Truckee River Petition
The State Water Board Is accepting written comment on the draft Order.

Transmittal Letter & Draft Order | Program Page
1/23/13
by Noon
Comments

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Jeanine Townsend, Clerk to the Board
State Water Resources Control Board
1001 I Street, 24th Floor [95814]
P.O. Box 100
Sacramento, CA 95812-0100
916/341-5600     (fax) 916/341-5620
commentletters@waterboards.ca.gov

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