Tentative Orders

A Tentative Waste Discharge Requirements and Water Quality Certification Order is being considered for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 2020-2024 Maintenance Dredging Program. The Order would regulate maintenance dredging in the federal navigation channels in the San Francisco Bay Area and disposal of the dredged sediment over a five-year period. The public comment period is closed. An NPDES permit is being considered for the Livermore-Amador Valley Water Management Agency Export and Storage Facilities. The permit would regulate the intermittent wet weather discharge of treated wastewater to San Lorenzo Creek and Alamo Canal. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its May 12, 2021, meeting. The public comment period is closed. An NPDES permit and cease and desist order are being considered for the Stevens Creek Quarry, Inc., Cupertino Quarry in the City of Cupertino, Santa Clara County. The permit would regulate the discharge of commingled process wastewater and industrial stormwater associated with quarry operations to Rattlesnake Creek and Swiss Creek when stormwater runoff exceeds the capacity of the quarry's settling ponds. The cease and desist order would require actions to address foreseeable non-compliance with the draft permit. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its May 12, 2021, meeting. The public comment period is closed. An NPDES permit is being considered for discharges of filter backwash from drinking water treatment facilities to inland surface waters in the San Francisco Bay Region. The San Francisco Bay Regional Water Board will consider this item at its May 12, 2021, meeting. The public comment period is closed. An NPDES permit is being considered for the City of Petaluma Ellis Creek Water Recycling Facility. The permit would regulate discharge of approximately 7.0 million gallons per day of treated wastewater to the Petaluma River from October 21 through April 30. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its May 12, 2021 meeting. The public comment period is closed.. A Tentative Cleanup and Abatement Order is being considered for Param Dhillon and Amandeep Dhillon. The cleanup and abatement order would require the Dischargers to submit technical reports and clean up the waste discharged, abate its effects, and take other remedial actions at their Property at Assessor’s Parcel Number 0052-160-090, Vallejo, California. Staff received and are addressing comments from the Dischargers. The public comment period is closed. An NPDES Permit is being considered for Eco Services Operations Corp., Eco Services Martinez Plant, Martinez, Contra Costa County. The permit would regulate the discharge of treated wastewater to Carquinez Strait and stormwater to Peyton Slough. The San Francisco Bay Water Board will consider this item at its June 9, 2021 meeting. Written comments or objections to this action must be submitted no later than May 10, 2021, by 5:00 p.m. An NPDES permit is being considered for the East Bay Municipal Utility District, Orinda Water Treatment Plant at 190 Camino Pablo, Orinda, Contra Costa County. The permit would regulate discharges of treated filter backwash water to San Pablo Creek. The San Francisco Bay Regional Water Board will consider this item at its July 14, 2021, meeting. Written comments must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on June 7, 2021