Regulatory-Affairs News

Partial Settlement Reached on Sac Regional Treatment Plant Upgrades
The Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District has dropped its legal challenge of stricter discharge limits following a partial... read»
Delta Stewardship Council Discusses Implementation of Delta Plan
The Delta Stewardship Council (DSC) on April 25 discussed the implementation of the Delta Plan and received input from local and state... read»
State Officials Air Draft Chapters of BDCP in Public Meeting
Officials with the California Natural Resources Agency aired the first four chapters of an administrative draft of the Bay Delta... read»
BDCP Draft Documents to Begin Rolling Out This Week
Beginning March 14, the California Natural Resources Agency will begin releasing a preliminary draft of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan.... read»
Public Health Goals Report Guidance Now Available for ACWA Members
ACWA has released its 2013 Suggested Guidelines for use by public water systems in preparing Public Health Goal (PHG) reports to... read»
Fracking Data Added to State Board’s Online Groundwater Information System
The State Water Resources Control Board has added data on hydraulically fractured oil and gas wells to its online GeoTracker GAMA ... read»
New Report Focuses on Disinfection Byproducts in Drinking Water
The Environmental Working Group issued a report Feb. 27 focused on disinfection byproducts in drinking water. The report, called “... read»
ACWA Submits Comment Letter on Aquatic Weed Control Permit
ACWA Submits Comment Letter on Aquatic Weed Control Permit
ACWA submitted a comment letter Feb. 19 to the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) on proposed draft changes to a statewide... read»
House Members Call for Cost-Benefit Analysis of BDCP Alternative Proposals
Six members of Congress called on federal agencies this week to conduct a cost-benefit analysis of alternative proposals for the Bay Delta... read»
Water Supplies Curtailed Once Again to Protect Delta Smelt
Pumping restrictions aimed at protecting Delta smelt have reduced deliveries to water agencies in the Central Valley, Southern California... read»