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
12/27/2019 - 1/17/2020 121 Belvedere Avenue Deck, Stairs, and Boar Pier Project Belevedere, Marin County
12/27/2019 - 1/17/2020 Lucas Valley Road Mile Point 5.08 Realignment Project Marin County
12/27/2019 - 1/17/2020 Novato Creek Maintenance Sediment Removal & Wetland Enhancement Project Marin County
12/27/2019 - 1/17/2020 Anerson Dam Seismic Retrofit Project - Phase 6 Geotech Investigation Santa Clara County
1/3/2020 - 1/24/2020 Levelogger Installation 2019-2021 Fairfield, Solano County
1/3/2020 - 1/24/2020 Aquatic Park Central Tide Tubes Maint Sediment Removal & Insp Berkeley, Alameda County
1/3/2020 - 1/24/2020 Google Caribbean Campus, West Channel Enhancement Project Sunnyvale, Santa Clara County
1/3/2020 - 1/24/2020 Lucas Valley Road MP Markers Marin County
1/3/2020 - 1/24/2020 Culvert Replacement at Tributary to Petaluma River, Liberty Road PM 11.40 Sonoma County
1/3/2020 - 1/24/2020 Pier 39-43.5 Sediment Sampling Project San Francisco, San Francisco County
1/3/2020 - 1/24/2020 Pacheco Creek Rd. at Novato Creek Rd. Bridge Replacement Petaluma, Marin County
1/10/2020 - 1/31/2020 Hillbrook School Art Building Addition Los Gatos, Santa Clara County
1/10/2020 - 1/31/2020 SJ-SC Regl Wastewater Facil Legacy Biosolids Lagoons Cleanup Project San Jose, Santa Clara County
1/10/2020 - 1/31/2020 66-Inch Trunk Sewer Rehab kaiser Rd to Soscol Water Recyc Facility Napa, Napa County
1/17/2020 - 2/7/2020 1902 Marmoset San Rafael, Marin County
1/17/2020 - 2/7/2020 Redwood Creek Trail Realignment Project Marin County
1/17/2020 - 2/7/2020 Outfall Improvements Project Phase 7 Contra Costa County
1/17/2020 - 2/7/2020 Stege Drain Bridge Rehabilitation (Bridge No. 28-0091) Richmond, Contra Costa County

Resolutions for Consideration by the Board

Urban Stormwater