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August 4, 2000 Public Meeting and Agenda

The purpose of this meeting is for the Board to obtain testimony and comment from interested parties and to make decisions based on the information received.

Persons who want to submit written comments or evidence on any agenda item must comply with the Meeting Procedures described at the end of the agenda items listing. Persons wishing to speak at the meeting should complete an attendance card and provide it to staff. Although otherwise filling out the attendance card is voluntary, we do appreciate receiving a card from all persons in attendance.

Persons applying for, or actively supporting or opposing, waste discharge requirements before the Board must comply with legal requirements if they or their agents have or propose contributing $250 or more to a Board member for an election campaign. Contact the Board office for details if you fall into this category.

Items showing times will begin no sooner than indicated. Items are numbered for identification purposes only and may not be considered in order. They may, however, be delayed by previous items.

Technical questions regarding agenda items should be directed to the responsible staff person whose name and direct phone number are indicated by the agenda item. If no staff person is listed, or for general questions and requests for agenda material, please contact Janice Tanaka at (916) 255-3018.

The facility is accessible to people with disabilities. Individuals requiring special accommodations are requested to contact Ms. Tanaka at (916) 255-3018 at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. TTY users may contact the California Relay Service at 1-800-735-2929 or voice line at 1-800-735-2922.

A listing of pending applications for Water Quality Certifications, pursuant to section 401 of the Federal Clean Water Act, may be obtained from the Regional Board's Web Page at www.waterboards.ca.gov/programs/ or by Calling Matthew Reischman at (916) 255-3120.


  1. Introductions, pledge of allegiance, and approval of minutes of the 432nd Regular Meeting of 15-16 June 2000.
  2. Public Forum - Any member of the public may address the Board on any matter within the Board's jurisdiction and not scheduled for consideration at this meeting (5 minute time limit per subject).


  1. The Board will be asked to approve items 14 through 17 with no discussion if no one is here to testify about them; see pages 3 & 4 for description/listing of items - 9:00 a.m.


  1. Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District, Sacramento Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant, Sacramento County-Consideration of NPDES Permit Renewal and Thermal Plan Exception [Mark Gowdy (916)255-3033] (PDF Format)


  1. Consideration of Approval for the Ranking of Clean Water Act Sections 319(h) and 205(j) Grant Proposals [Valerie M. Connor (916) 255-3111] (PDF Format)
  2. Strategy for Addressing Issues Associated with Effluent Dominated Water Bodies [Valerie M. Connor (916) 255-3111] (PDF Format)
  3. Overview and Status of Regional Board's TMDL Program [Joe Karkoski (916) 255-3368] (PDF Format)
    Click here to view presentation in PDF Format (60 K).
  4. TMDL Development for Dissolved Oxygen in the Lower San Joaquin River - A Status Report [Chris Foe (916) 255-3113]
  5. Sacramento River Watershed Program - Status Report on OP Pesticide Management Strategy [Valerie M. Connor (916) 255-3111] (PDF Format)

  6. Closed Session - The Regional Board may meet in closed session to consider personnel matters, to discuss either matters in litigation or decisions to initiate litigation [Authority: Government Code Section 11126(e)], or to deliberate on a decision to be reached based upon evidence introduced in a hearing [Authority: Government Code Section 11126(c)(3)].
  7. CVRWQCB v. Masami Cattle Ranch, Inc. et al., Tehama County Superior Court Case No. 47049; CVRWQCB v. Cedar Point Properties, et al, Plumas County Superior Court Case No. 19897; United States v. Aerojet-General Corporation, et al., CIVS 86-08083 and CVRWQCB et al. v. Aerojet-General Corporation, et al, County of Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 286073, Consolidated with Case Nos. 288302 and 291981; American States Water Company, et al., v. CVRWQCB et al., Sacramento County Superior Court Case No. 99 AS 05947; El Dorado Irrigation District v. CVRWQCB, Sacramento County Case No. 98CSO2533; Regents of the University of California v. CVRWQCB, Yolo County Case No. PT98-1540; Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District v. State Water Resources Control Board, et al., Sacramento County Superior Court Case No. 98CS01702, State of California, Department of Toxic Substances Control and CVRWQCB v. Iron Mountain Mines, Inc. et al., U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Calif., Case No. CIV-S-91-1167-DFL-PAN and United States v. Iron Mountain Mines, Inc. et al., U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Calif., Case No. S-91-0768 DFL/JFM; State of California ex rel California Integrated Waste Management Board et al. v. Edward Joseph Filbin et al. (Filbin Tire Fire); Franklin Tract Land Owners Assoc. v. SWRCB, et al., Sacramento County Superior Court No. 98CS03286.

  8. Board Member Communications - Regional Board Members and the State Board Liaison Member may discuss meetings, communications, correspondence, or other items of general interest relating to matters within the Board's jurisdiction. There will be no voting or formal action taken.
  9. Executive Officer's Report
  10. Adjourn to the 22 September 2000 meeting in Sacramento.



Uncontested items are expected to be routine and noncontroversial; recommendations will be acted on without discussion. If any interested party, Board, or staff member requests discussion, the item will be removed from the Uncontested Items Calendar and taken up in the regular agenda order. - 9:00 a.m.


  1. City of Taft, Taft Heights Sanitation District, Ford City Sanitation District, and United States Department of Energy, Taft Wastewater Treatment Facility, Kern County - Consideration of Special Order Modifying Cease and Desist Order No. 5-00-081 [Jo Anne Kipps (559) 445-5035]


  1. Uncontested Waste Discharge Requirements Rescissions
  1. Monterey Oil Company, Allen A Lease, Mountain View Oil Field, Kern County, Resolution No. 60-221
  2. University of California, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Experimental Test Site, and U.S. Department of Energy, Alameda and San Joaquin Counties, Order No. 94-131, NPDES No. CA0081396
  3. United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, San Luis Drain, Merced and Fresno Counties, NPDES Permit No. CA0082368, Order No. 90-027
  4. Del Mesa Farms, Protein Conversion Plant, Merced County, Order No. 93-046
  5. Oroville Wyandotte Irrigation District, Water Treatment Plant, Butte County, Order No. 95-118
  6. Calaveras County Water District, Cloudburst Partners, Saddle Creek Golf Course, Calaveras County, Order No. 96-052
  7. All-American Recycling Corporation, Soil Recycling Facility, Kern County, Order No. 97-004
  1. Uncontested Change of Name and/or Ownership for Waste Discharge Requirements
    1. Dynametrics Production Service, Kern County, Order No. 95-152
    2. United Energy, Inc., Kern County, Order No. 95-153
    3. The Peter Soo and Elfreida Soo Trust, Order No. 5-00-018
  1. Uncontested Waste Discharge Requirements
    1. Initial Study and Negative Declaration for Grimmway Enterprises, Inc., Mountain View Carrot Packing Plant, Kern County (new)
    2. Grimmway Enterprises, Inc., Mountain View Carrot Packing Plant, Kern County (new)
    3. Soper-Wheeler, Inc., Oroville Log Yard, Butte County (new)
    4. R. Lawson Enterprises dba Wild Rose Vineyards, San Joaquin County (new)
    5. Department of Water Resources, South Delta Dredging Project, Alameda, Contra Costa and San Joaquin Counties (new)
    6. Florin Road Sand and Gravel Processing Plant, Triangle Rock Products, Inc., Sacramento County (new)
    7. River City Aggregates, Fern Pilliken, Sacramento County (new)
    8. Imperial Sugar Company, Holly Sugar Corporation dba Spreckels Sugar Company, Holly Sugar Hamilton City Facility, Glenn County (revision)
    9. Sutter County, StonegateVillage, Sewage Treatment Plant, Sutter County (revision)
    10. Super Pallet Recycling Corporation dba Super Waste Recycling Center, Dixon Pit Landfill, a Limited Class III Landfill & Materials Recovery Facility/Transfer Station, Landfill Closure and Post Closure Maintenance, Sacramento County (revision)
    11. University of California, Davis, UC Davis Class III Landfill, Yolo County (revision)
    12. Sacramento Municipal Utility District, United States Forest Service, Camino Reservoir Sediment Removal Project, El Dorado County (revision)
    13. Coulterville County Service Area No. 1, Wastewater Treatment Facility, Mariposa County (update)


15 September 2000
3443 Routier Road, Suite A

27 October 2000
To Be Determined

8 December 2000
3443 Routier Road, Suite A

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