Public Notices and Documents for Review

The 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.


Laws and Regulations Relevant to Current Public Proceedings

How to Participate

Board Meetings

Basin Planning and TMDLs

NEW – July 18, 2019: The Petaluma River Bacteria TMDL Draft Staff Report and Basin Plan amendment are available for public review and comment. The comment period ends on September 3, 2019. The public notice for this Bain Plan amendment provides information on the comment period and the public hearing.

The Staff Report for the Petaluma River Bacteria TMDL presents the supporting documentation for a proposed Basin Plan amendment that will be considered by the San Francisco Bay Water Board to restore water quality impacted by bacteria in the Petaluma River Watershed. 



  • 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

Site Cleanup

United Technologies Corporation is currently in the process of transferring ownership of approximately 1,521 acres of the western portion of the site (the Coyote Ridge Parcel) to the Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency. This Order rescinds Order No. R2-2015-0025, and amends Order No. R2-2012-0019 to recognize additional property transfer.

Section 401 Water Quality Certification

Comment Period Project Name City/County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Hayes & Schevill Properties - Steam Channel and Bank Improvements Berkeley, Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Pleasanton Ridge Pond Restoration Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Mission Peak Livestock Pond Restoration MNPND011 Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Mission Peak Livestock Pond Restoration MNPND005 Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Mission Peak Livestock Pond Restoration MNPND003 Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Hickory Street - Newark Newark, Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Gelb Ranch Sediment Reduction Kenwood, Sonoma County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 43 West Shore Road Belvedere, Marin County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Lime Ridge Pond and Gully Project Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Quietwood Storm Drain Repair Project San Rafael, Marin County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Refugio Valley Park Pond Dredging Project Hercules, Contra Costa County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 China Basin Seismic Upgrade San Francisco, San Francisco County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Ikea Development Project Dublin, Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Stoneridge Drive I-680 Northbound On-Ramp Widening Project Pleasanton, Alameda County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Anderson Dam Maintenance Road and Spillway Rip-Rap Repair San Jose, Santa Clara County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Tice Creek Repair Project Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County
7/9/2019 - 7/30/2019 Garaventa Hills Residential Development Project Livermore, Alameda County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 79 and 83 Mt. Muir Ct. Bank Erosion Protection San Rafael, Marin County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Calabazas Creek Geotechnical Exploration Cupertino, Santa Clara County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 St. John's Church Bridge Project Oakland, Alameda County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Goodrick Avenue Bay Trail Gap Closure Richmond, Contra Costa County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Vine Drive Culvert Repair Los Gatos, Santa Clara County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Urban Stream Restoration Program - Codornices Creek at Kains Ave Berkeley, Alameda County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Butts Creek Bridge Crossing and Channel Stabilization Napa County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Millbrae Avenue Box Culvert and Storm Drain Improvements Project Millbrae, San Mateo County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 1710 Dean York lane Private Sewer Line Installation St. Helena, Napa County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Krasnoff Residence Mill Valley, Marin County
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 U.S. Army Corps San Francisco Bay Maintenance Dredging From 2015 Forward Multiple
7/16/2019 - 8/6/2019 Dolphin Club Pier Maintenance and Repair San Francisco, San Francisco County

Resolutions for Consideration by the Board

Urban Stormwater