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
- Maintenance Dredging of the Federal Navigation Channels in San Francisco Bay
- Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems
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
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
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|
|9/5/2019 - 9/26/2019||Lauterwasser Creek Sediment and Vegetation Removal||Orinda, Contra Costa County|
|9/5/2019 - 9/26/2019||Felt Reservoir Dam Construction||Portola Valley, Santa Clara County|
|9/5/2019 - 9/26/2019||Triple C Ranch Bridge Project||San Anselmo, Marin County|
|9/5/2019 - 9/26/2019||SFPUC Ornellas Pond Erosion Control Project||Alameda County|
|9/5/2019 - 9/26/2019||Heron Bay Levee Maintenance, COSL Proj No 2006.0111||San Leandro, Alameda County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/4/2019||Grayson Creek Outfalls Project||Pleasant Hill, Contra Costa County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/4/2019||SJ-SC Regional Wastewater Facility Headworks Improvements and New Headworks||San Jose, Santa Clara County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/4/2019||Saratoga Creek Hazard Tree Removal and Restoration Project||Saratoga, Santa Clara County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/24/2019||Riverview Apartments||Petaluma, Sonoma County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/4/2019||San Francisco Police Dept - Hyde St Harbor Dock Replacement||San Francisco, San Francisco County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/4/2019||Oak Creek at Broadmoor Dr and Belle Meade Dr||San Ramon, Contra Costa County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/4/2019||Norris Creek between Tareyton Ave and Broadmoor Dr||San Ramon, Contra Costa County|
|9/13/2019 - 10/4/2019||CMA Boar Basin Maintenance Dredging||Vallejo, Solano County|