Regulatory-Affairs News

Webinar Series Looks at Water Conservation, Tools and Assistance for Local Agencies
With emergency regulations on mandatory urban water conservation now in effect, local water managers, utility directors and staff are... read»
State Board Releases Draft Emergency Regulation To Implement 25% Statewide Reduction in Urban Water Use
The State Water Resources Control Board released a draft emergency regulatory package April 18 for implementing the required 25% reduction... read»
State Board Releases Draft Framework for Meeting 25% Water Use Reduction in Urban Areas
The State Water Resources Control Board late Tuesday released a fact sheet and proposed regulatory framework for implementing the required... read»
Marcus Reappointed Chair of State Board
Gov. Jerry Brown has reappointed Felicia Marcus to serve as chair of the State Water Resources Control Board, it was announced Jan. 2.... read»
ACWA Submits Comments on State Board Draft Safe Drinking Water Plan
ACWA has submitted a comment letter to the State Water Resources Control Board regarding its Draft Safe Drinking Water Plan for California... read»
State Board Reports Per Capita Water Use Figures for Urban Agencies
The State Water Resources Control Board today released first-ever monthly estimates of daily per capita water use by residential customers... read»
State Board Mandatory Conservation Regulations Now in Effect
The state’s first-ever emergency regulations mandating urban water conservation became effective this morning following final... read»
Outdoor Water Restrictions Already in Place in Many Areas, ACWA Members Report
ACWA member agencies are in various stages of aligning their local conservation measures with new emergency regulations adopted July 15 by... read»
Workshops Set on Draft NPDES Permit for Discharges from Drinking Water Systems
State Water Resources Control Board staff will hold three workshops around the state in July regarding the draft statewide general National... read»
Formal Public Review of BDCP, Environmental Documents to Begin Dec. 13
The public review draft of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan and accompanying environmental documents are now expected to be released on Dec... read»