Public Notices and Documents for ReviewThe San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board (Water Board) requests public comments on many types of draft documents: Basin Plan amendments, adoption of TMDLs (Total Maximum Daily Loads), NPDES permits, Waste Discharge Requirements, Site Cleanup Requirements, Enforcement Orders, California Environmental Quality Act documents and more. This page contains links to public notices for projects currently in a public comment period. In addition, you will find links to pages containing support materials (fact sheets, regulation text, etc.) below the public notices.
You may also visit the Water Board Meeting Calendar for information about comment periods, public hearings and meetings.
- Board Meetings
- Basin Planning and TMDLs
- Enforcement Actions
- Proposed (Tentative) Orders for Consideration by the Board
- Site Cleanup
- Section 401 Water Quality Certification
- Storm Water
- Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems
- Waste Discharge Requirements
Laws and Regulations Relevant to Current Public Proceedings
- California Water Code
- California Code of Regulations
- Title 23. Waters
- Title 27. Environmental Protection
How to Participate
Basin Planning and TMDLs
- For public notices and draft documents for review on NPDES related matter, please see Proposed (Tentative) Orders for Consideration by the Board.
Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems
San Mateo County’s Local Agency Management Program (San Mateo LAMP) for Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (OWTS) is available for public comment in advance of the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board’s approval. The draft Water Board approval letter is also available for public comment. Approval will authorize San Mateo County to continue to manage OWTS within its jurisdiction in accordance with the State Water Resources Control Board’s Water Quality Control Policy for the Siting, Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (OWTS Policy). The public comment period is closed.
Site Cleanup Requirement Rescission for Pennzoil-Quaker State, for the facility located at 2015 Grand Street in Alameda. The public comment period is closed.
Section 401 Water Quality Certification
|Comment Period||Project Name||City/County|
|11/2/2023 - 11/23/2023||903 Hawthorn Emergency Bank Repairs||Lafayette, Contra Costa County|
|11/3/2023 - 11/24/2023||Sir Francis Drake Blvd. Milepost Marker 20.28 Slip Out Repair||Unincorporated, Marin County|
|11/7/2023 - 11/28/2023||Cherry Canyon Creek Stream Bank Repair||Hillsborough, San Mateo County|
|11/8/2023 - 11/29/2023||Weiler Culvert Channel Excavation||Unincorporated, San Mateo County|
|11/13/2023 - 12/4/2023||SOL37 PM7.39 Emergency Bridge Fender Repair||Vallejo, Solano County|
|11/13/2023 - 12/4/2023||City of Martinez Municipal Fishing Pier Renovation Project||Martinez, Contra Costa County|
|11/14/2023 - 12/5/2023||Manzanita Tide Gates Replacement Project||Mill Valley, Marin County|
|11/21/2023 - 12/12/2023||2022-23 Winter Storm emergency creek bank stabilization project||Diablo, Contra Costa County|
|11/21/2023 - 12/12/2023||Lakeville-Ignacio IG01/004 Emergency Repairs||Unincorporated, Sonoma County|
|11/21/2023 - 12/12/2023||752 St. Marys Rd. Lafayette||Lafayette, Contra Costa County|
|11/22/2023 - 12/13/2023||Point Martin Residential Subdivision Project||Daly City, San Mateo County|
|11/23/2023 - 12/14/2023||Ruby Street Apartments||Castro Valley, Alameda County|