Regulatory-Affairs News

Californians Show Ongoing Commitment to Water Conservation
SACRAMENTO –Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) Executive Director Timothy Quinn issued the following statement today on... read»
Proposed Unimpaired Flows for Fish Species Explored at Food and Ag Board Meeting
A state proposal to increase unimpaired flows for fish species in the San Joaquin River took center stage at the California State Board of... read»
Communications Resources Available on Chromium-6
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) released a report Sept. 20 stating that 200 million Americans across the country are exposed to... read»
Blog Post: Flow Proposal Points to Need for Comprehensive Approach
ACWA Executive Director Timothy Quinn writes in a Voices on Water blog that the draft flow objectives for the San Joaquin River released... read»
State Water Board Adopts Revised Schedule for Annual Drinking Water Fees
The State Water Resources Control Board adopted a revised fee schedule Tuesday for annual operating fees paid by public water systems to... read»
State Water Board Posts New Fact Sheet on “Stress Test” Submissions
The State Water Resources Control Board has posted a new fact sheet on the “stress test” process that allows urban water... read»
Environmental Groups Seek Emergency Regulations to Prevent Smelt Extinction
Saying current Delta diversions threaten irreparable harm to the public trust, three environmental groups have asked the State Water... read»
Urban Advisory Group Named to Assist with Executive Order on Conservation
The Department of Water Resources has provided public notice that an urban advisory group has been named to help implement Gov. Jerry Brown... read»
Conservation Strong in June Under New “Stress Test” Approach
Californians continued their water-wise practices in June, reducing urban water use by 21.5% statewide under new state rules that emphasize... read»
State Water Board Holds Workshops on Developing MCL for 1,2,3-TCP
The State Water Resources Control Board is conducting workshops on development of a drinking water standard for 1,2,3-Trichloropropane (or... read»