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A Tentative Site Cleanup Requirements Order is being considered for Shell Oil Products US, Shell Martinez Refinery, Contra Costa County. The Order would establish Site Cleanup Requirements for portions of the site (spills/releases from tanks, pipelines, or process areas) that are not covered under Waste Discharge Requirements (WDRs) (i.e., releases that are not associated with designated waste management units (WMUs)). The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its June 11, 2014 meeting. Written comments or objections to this action must be submitted no later than May 13, 2014 by 5:00 p.m.


A draft NPDES permit (tentative order) is being considered for the City of Benicia Wastewater Treatment Plant in Benicia, Solano County. The tentative order would reissue the City's NPDES permit for discharge of treated wastewater to Carquinez Strait. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider the tentative order during a meeting starting at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. Written comments must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 12, 2014.


An NPDES Permit is being considered for the City of Palo Alto, Palo Alto Regional Water Quality Control Plant, Santa Clara County. The Order would reissue NPDES Permit No. CA0037834. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its June 11, 2014 meeting. Written comments on this action must be submitted by 5:00 p.m., April 28, 2014.


A Tentative Order (Rescission of Site Cleanup Requirements) is being considered for the Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco County. The Order would rescind the existing site cleanup requirements required under Regional Water Board Order No. 2003-0080. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its May 14, 2014 meeting.


An NPDES Permit is being considered for Sonoma Valley County Wastewater District, Sonoma Valley County Wastewater District Treatment Plant. The Permit would establish requirements for the discharge of domestic wastewater to tributaries of San Pablo Bay. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its May 14, 2014 meeting.


An NPDES Permit Rescission is being considered for the PG&E Shell Pond in Contra Costa County. The Order would rescind NPDES Permit No. CA0030082. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its May 14, 2014, meeting.