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



  • 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
3/29/2019 - 4/19/2019 Arroyo Mucho Stanley Reach Stabilization Project Livermore, Alameda Co.
3/29/2019 - 4/19/2019 Thin-layer Sediment Placement Mill Valley, Marin Co.
3/29/2019 - 4/19/2019 Dark Gulch Creek Crossing Stabilization Project Pescadero, San Mateo Co.
4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 Arroyo Mocho Medeiros Reach Floodplain Restoration Project Livermore, Alameda Co.
4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 San Geronimo Creek - Restoring Coho Salmon San Geronimo, Marin Co.
4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 27 Bellevue Avenue Belvedere, Marin Co.
4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 Proposed Perimeter Fence Security Upgrade Fairfield, Solano Co.
4/9/2019 - 5/1/2019 North Bay Wetland Mitigation Bank Unincorporated Marin County
4/11/2019 - 5/2/2019 Desilting Miner Road Culvert at Lauterwasser Creek Orinda, Contra Costa County
4/11/2019 - 5/2/2019 San Mateo 101 Managed Lanes Project SM-PM6.3-20.8 San Mateo County
4/11/2019 - 5/2/2019 Colgin Cellars, Llc St. Helena, Napa County
4/19/2019 - 5/10/2019 Corte Madera Four-Acre Tidal Marsh Restoration Corte Madera, Marin County
4/19/2019 - 5/10/2019 Pescadero Creek Road San Mateo County
4/19/2019 - 5/10/2019 Bolinas-Stinson Bore Bolinas, Marin County
4/19/2019 - 5/10/2019 Muir Woods Bridge Replacements Project Marin County
4/19/2019 - 5/10/2019 RYC Marginal Wharf Piling Repair Point Richmond, Contra Costa County
4/19/2019 - 5/10/2019 Lake Merritt Trash Boom Replacement Project Oakland, Alameda County
4/19/2019 - 5/10/2019 Trinitas Mixed Use Project Napa, Napa County

Resolutions for Consideration by the Board

Urban Stormwater

The San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board (Regional Water Board) invites public comments on the following: Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) specific permit requirements for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Industrial Activities, Order No. 2014-0057-DWQ, NPDES Permit No. CAS000001, as directed by Section VI and Attachment E of the General Permit. After receiving public comment, the Regional Water Board will submit the proposed TMDL - permit specific requirements to the State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) for the State Water Board to consider adoption and incorporation into the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permit for Storm Water Discharges associated with Industrial Activities (Order No. 2014-0057-DWQ). The Regional Water Board will take no formal action regarding the proposed TMDL-specific permit language. The comment period is now closed.