San Diego Region - Tentative Orders

Notice of Written Comment Period for Tentative Order No. R9-2024-0011. On February 21, 2024, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board), released Tentative Cleanup and Abatement Order No. R9-2024-0011, An Order Directing Guhn Y. Kim and Yun Soon Kim, as Administrators of the Kim Family Trust of 2017, M&E Brothers LLC, Flor De Lys Barawid, and Kim Buhler, as Administrator of the Hortman Trust, to Clean up or Abate the Effects of Unauthorized Releases from 1654 and 1718 E. Valley Parkway, Escondido, California (Tentative Order), for public review and comment. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 22, 2024. Questions and comments should be directed to Tom Alo at (619) 521-3375 or tom.alo@waterboards.ca.gov.

Settlement Offer Order R9-2024-0025. On February 16, 2024, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) released Settlement Offer R9-2024-0025 Related to Violations of Order R9-2015-0013, NPDES No. CAG919003 for UC Poway Post Holder, LLC, 13247 Poway Road, San Diego, CA, Discharge to Rattlesnake Creek (Settlement Offer) for public review and comment. The Settlement Offer and Notice of Opportunity to Comment, which contain instructions on how to submit comments, are available using the links below. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on March 18, 2024.

Tentative Time Schedule Order No. R9-2024-0010. On February 8, 2024, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) released Tentative Time Schedule Order (TSO) No. R9-2024-0010, An Order Requiring Designated Responsible Permittees to Comply with Bacteria, Project I-Twenty Beaches and Creeks Total Maximum Daily Load Requirements Prescribed in the Regional Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems Permit for the San Diego Region (Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010) for public review. The San Diego Water Board expects to consider adoption of Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010 at its regularly scheduled meeting on March 13, 2024. Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010 includes revisions in response to comments received on the 2023 version of Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010. On December 19, 2022, San Diego Water Board released the 2023 version of Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010 for public review and comment. The San Diego Water Board held a public workshop at its regularly scheduled meeting on February 8, 2023, received information and discussed the proposed requirements in the 2023 version of Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010. The Board took no action. San Diego Water Board staff reviewed comments on the 2023 version of Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010 received by the deadline of February 17, 2023 and made revisions to address several of the comments received. The Tentative TSO No. R9-2024-0010 and Updated Notice of Public Hearing are available using the links below. Questions and comments should be directed to Mireille Lecourtois by phone at 619-521-8041, or via e-mail at Mireille.Lecourtois@waterboards.ca.gov.

Notice of Written Comment Period for Tentative Order No. R9-2024- 0001. On December 4, 2023, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) released Tentative Order No. R9-2024-0001, Conditional Waivers of Waste Discharge Requirements for Low Threat Discharges in the San Diego Region (Tentative Order), for public review and comment. The San Diego Water Board intends to consider adoption of the Tentative Order at the San Diego Water Board meeting on March 13, 2024. The Tentative Order and Notice of Public Hearing which contains instructions on how to submit written comments, are available using the links below. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 8, 2024. Questions and comments should be directed to Dr. Mahsa Izadmehr by phone at 619-521-8048, or via e-mail at Mahsa.Izadmehr@waterboards.ca.gov.

Notice of Written Comment Period for Tentative Order No. R9-2024-0006. On November 30, 2023, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) released Tentative Order No. R9-2024-0006, An Order Rescinding Order No. 86-22, Waste Discharge Requirements for the Discharge of Gemstone Polishing Wastewater to Percolation Ponds by Craftstones, Ramona, San Diego County (Tentative Order) for public review and comment. The San Diego Water Board intends to consider adoption of the Tentative Order at the San Diego Water Board meeting on February 14, 2024. The Tentative Order and Notice of Public Hearing which contains instructions on how to submit written comments, are available using the links below. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 29, 2023. Questions and comments should be directed to Mr. Brandon Bushnell by phone at 619-521-8044, or via e-mail at brandon.bushnell@waterboards.ca.gov.

Notice of Written Comment Period for Tentative Order No. R9-2023-0132.  On November 8, 2023, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) released Tentative Order No. R9-2023-0132, Cleanup and Abatement and Water Code Section 13267 Investigative Order for Temecula Creek Ranch, LLC; the Edward and Jean Ward Trust; Jacqueline M. Fletcher; and Jose Antonio Jimenez (Tentative Order) for public review and comment. The Tentative Order and Notice of Opportunity to Comment, which contains instructions on how to submit written comments are available using the links below. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 11, 2023. Questions and comments should be directed to Frank Melbourn by telephone at (619) 521-3372, or via email at frank.melbourn@waterboards.ca.gov.

Notice of Opportunity to Comment on Tentative Order No. R9-2024-0005. The California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) is releasing for public review and comment, Tentative Order No. R9- R9-2024-0005 (Tentative Order). The Tentative Order proposes to extend the due date for submitting the Mitigation Area of Production Foregone Re-Evaluation Study Final Report required by Order No. R9-2022-0005 (NPDES Permit No. CA0107417), Waste Discharge Requirements for the South Orange County Wastewater Authority Discharge to the Pacific Ocean Through the San Juan Creek Ocean Outfall. The San Diego Water Board intends to consider adoption of the Tentative Order at the San Diego Water Board meeting on February 14, 2024. The Tentative Order and Notice of Public Hearing which contains instructions on how to submit written comments, are available using the links below. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 7, 2023. Questions and comments should be directed to Mr. Fisayo Osibodu by phone at 619-521-8036, or via e-mail at Fisayo.Osibodu@waterboards.ca.gov.

Notice of 2nd Revised Tentative Cease and Desist Order No. R9-2024-0008 (formerly identified as R9-2023-0085). The California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) will consider the adoption of 2nd Revised Tentative Cease and Desist Order No. R9-2024-0008 (2nd Revised Tentative CDO) issued to the United States Marine Corps (Discharger). If adopted, the 2nd Revised Tentative CDO directs the Discharger to immediately cease accepting municipal solid waste at the Las Pulgas Landfill located on Basilone Road in Camp Pendleton, San Diego County until and unless specified corrective actions are in place. A public hearing will be held on February 14, 2024, for consideration of the 2nd Revised Tentative CDO. The Written Comment Period is closed; however, oral comments may be made during the public hearing. Hearing procedures are forthcoming and will be announced separately. Questions regarding the 2nd Revised Tentative CDO should be directed to Frank Melbourn by telephone at (619) 521-3372 or via e-mail at frank.melbourn@waterboards.ca.gov.

Tentative Time Schedule Order R9-2023-0090. On September 12, 2023, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board) released Tentative Time Schedule Order R9-2023-0090 Requiring Citizens Development Corporation to Comply with Requirements in Order R9-2015-0013, NPDES Permit No. CAG919003, for Groundwater Extraction Discharges to Lake San Marcos (Tentative TSO) for public review and comment. The Tentative TSO and Notice of Opportunity to Comment, which contains instructions on how to submit comments, are available using the links below. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on October 12, 2023.

Notice of Written Comment Period for Tentative Order No. R9-2023-0102. On September 11, 2023, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region (San Diego Water Board), released Tentative Cleanup and Abatement Order No. R9-2023-0102, An Order Directing Citizens Development Corporation, Symphony Asset Pool XXI LLC, LSM Golf Course Partners LLC, Hollandia Dairy Inc., Wilgenburg Dairy, City of San Marcos, City of Escondido, Vallecitos Water District, and County of San Diego to Clean Up or Abate Effects of Waste Discharged to Lake San Marcos and San Marcos Creek, San Diego County (Tentative CAO) for public review and comment. The San Diego Water Board intends to consider adoption of the Tentative CAO at the San Diego Water Board meeting on March 13, 2024. The Tentative CAO and Notice of Public Hearing, which contains instructions on how to submit written comments, are available using the links below. All written comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 3, 2023. Questions and comments should be directed to Lara Quetin by phone at 619-521-5894, or via email at Lara.Quetin@waterboards.ca.gov.