Pending Enforcement Liabilities & Penalties

This web page provides a summary of enforcement cases that are pending action by the San Francisco Bay Water Board to assess an administrative civil liability or a mandatory minimum penalty. To access documents associated with each case go to Enforcement Case Documents or click on the DISCHARGER/RESPONSIBLE PARTY



For more information on our enforcement procedures and process, go to our Enforcement program web page.

Tentative Cease and Desist Orders

  • There are currently no pending cases

Current Administrative Civil Liability Cases


Discharger or Responsible Party: Stuart and Eric Depper
Alleged Violation: Failure to submit technical reports.
Proposed Penalty: $88,000
Current Status: An Administrative Civil Liability Complaint has been issued; There will be a future opportunity to comment on a settlement or attend a public hearing regarding this case.

Discharger or Responsible Party: CalAtlantic Group, Inc.
Alleged Violation: Discharge of polluted stormwater to Bollinger Canyon Creek, a water of the State and United States. Failure to implement appropriate erosion control, sediment control, and perimeter control best management practices during construction between November 2018 and January 2019.
Proposed Penalty: $549,600
Current Status: An Administrative Civil Liability Order has been issued.

Discharger or Responsible Party: West County Agency
Alleged Violation: NPDES permit effluent limit violations.
Proposed Penalty: $84,000
Current Status: An Administrative Civil Liability Complaint has been issued; the public comment period is open until July 6, 2020 by 5:00 p.m.

Current Mandatory Minimum Penalty Cases

  • There are currently no pending cases

Current Expedited Payment Program for Late Reports

  • There are currently no pending cases