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 – November 20, 2019: We are issuing a revised public notice for a workshop and CEQA scoping session for the Pillar Point Harbor and Venice Beach bacteria TMDL on December 4, 2019. The location of the meeting has been changed to the Half Moon Bay Library.



  • 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
11/22/2019 - 12/12/2019 San Mateo Tank Water Transmission Main Reliability Improvement Project Novato, Marin County
11/22/2019 - 12/12/2019 US National Park Service Geotechnical Borings in Aquatic Park San Francisco, San Francisco County
11/22/2019 - 12/12/2019 Coyote Ridge Lower Road Culvert Replacement Project Morgan Hill, Santa Clara County
11/22/2019 - 12/12/2019 Rhoades Project Belvedere, Marin County
11/27/2019 - 12/18/2019 18 Lower Drive, Mill Valley Mill Valley, Marin County
11/27/2019 - 12/18/2019 1809 Ralston Ave Belmont, San Mateo County
12/11/2019 - 12/30/2019 431 Montford Avenue Mill Valley, Marin County
12/11/2019 - 12/30/2019 Alameda Marina Shoreline Improvement Project Alameda, Alameda County
12/11/2019 - 12/30/2019 Leveroni Creek Bank and Culvert Stabilization Novato, Marin County
12/11/2019 - 12/30/2019 Port Eliseo HOA Floating Dock Replacement Greenbrae, Marin County
12/11/2019 - 12/30/2019 Duffel Photovoltaic Renewable Energy Project Orinda, Contra Costa County
12/11/2019 - 12/30/2019 Wes Mcclure West Boat Launch Dock Replacement San Leandro, Alameda County
12/11/2019 - 12/30/2019 Spaulding Marine Center Boat Docks Sausalito, Marin County

Resolutions for Consideration by the Board

Urban Stormwater