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Water Board staff has prepared a draft NPDES general permit for new and existing discharges of wastewaters from aggregate mining, marine sand washing, and sand offloading operations in the San Francisco Bay Region. The San Francisco Water Board will consider this item at its July 8, 2015, meeting. The comment period is closed.

A Tentative Cleanup & Abatement Order Amendment is being considered for United Technologies Corporation UTC-San Jose, San Jose, Santa Clara County. The amended Order would reflect the recent change in boundary of the property covered by the 2012 SCR. The comment period is closed.

An NPDES Permit is being considered for Novato Sanitary District, Novato, Marin County. The Order would reissue NPDES Permit No. CA0037958 and rescind Cease and Desist Order No. R2-2010-0075. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its July 8, 2015 meeting. The comment period is closed.

A tentative rescission order is being considered for San Francisco Public Utilities Commission for its drinking water transmission system in Contra Costa, Alameda and Santa Clara Counties. The tentative order would rescind the discharger's current permit, to be replaced by the Statewide general permit. The comment period is closed.

An NPDES permit is being considered for Tesoro Refining and Marketing Company, Tesoro Martinez Refinery, Martinez, Contra Costa County. The permit would regulate the discharge of treated wastewater and stormwater to Suisun Bay. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its July 8, 2015 meeting. The comment period is closed.

Reissuance of an NPDES Permit is being considered for the 76 Phase 1 stormwater discharges. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will hold two public workshop hearings, June 10, 2015 and July 8, 2015, to receive oral testimony on the Draft Permit. In addition, there will be a written public comment period on the Draft MRP. Written public comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 10, 2015. Below are the Public Notice and the Draft Permit.

A proposed Tentative Order is being considered for the former Glovatorium, Inc. property located in Oakland, Alameda County. The Order (Site Cleanup Requirements) would require completion of the remedial investigation and preparation of a remedial action plan. Following the comment period ending June 30, 2015, Regional Water Board staff will consider comments received and determine whether the Order should be issued administratively by the Executive Officer or adopted by the Regional Water Board following a public hearing. The comment period has been extended to August 31, 2015.
An NPDES Permit is being considered for Valero Refining Company - California Valero Benicia Refinery, Benicia, Solano County. The permt would regulate the refinery's discharge of treated wastewater to Suisun Bay. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its 8/12/2015 meeting. Written comments or objections to this action must be submitted no later than 07/09/2015 by 5:00 p.m.