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Program News - December 2016
The public comment period on the draft General WDRs for Vineyard Properties in the Napa River and Sonoma Creek watersheds is now closed. Comment letters received on the draft General WDRs are listed below.
Extension of public comment periodThe San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board has received several requests to extend the comment period on the draft General WDRs for Vineyard Properties in the Napa River and Sonoma creek watersheds (Permit) due to timing conflicts associated with the fall harvest.
The period for review and submittal of written comments on the draft Permit is therefore extended until Monday, December 12, 2016.
The period for review and submittal of written comments on the draft environmental impact report (EIR), which evaluates potential impacts of actions that could be taken to comply with the proposed Permit, is extended until Wednesday, September 14, 2016.
Written comments on the draft EIR can be submitted through close of business (5 PM) September 14 by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to:
Written comments on the draft Permit can submitted through close of business (5 PM) December 12 by email or mail at the addresses indicated above.
Please direct any questions to Mike Napolitano at 510-622-2397.
Program News - October 2016
The written comment period on the draft environmental impact report (EIR) for the proposed General WDRs for Vineyard Properties in the Napa River and Sonoma Creek watersheds closed on September 14, 2016. Comment letters received on the draft EIR are presented below.
Program News - July 2016
The Water Board is accepting comments on proposed General Waste Discharge Requirements for Vineyard Properties located in the Napa River and Sonoma Creek watersheds (WDRs) and related draft an environmental impact report (EIR) through close of business, August 29, 2016.
Links to the public notice, proposed General WDRs, its attachments, and draft EIR are provided below:
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Proposed General WDRs for Vineyard Discharges
Water Board staff is currently developing General Waste Discharge Requirements (General WDRs) for vineyard discharges as well as developing an associated environmental impact report under the California Environmental Quality Act.
The Notice of Preparation of an Environmental Impact Report to evaluate potential impacts of proposed General WDRs:
The comment period on the Notice of Preparation, the Initial Study, and the proposed Environmental Impact Report (EIR) scope closed on August 6, 2014. The following comments were received on the Notice of Preparation and the proposed EIR scope:
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Phone: (510) 622-2492