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-- AGENDA – MEETING OF THE DELTA STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL Friday, October 23, 2015 Park Tower Plaza – 2nd Floor Conference Center 980 9th Street, Sacramento, California 95814
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Day 2: Friday, October 23, 2015, 9:00 a.m.
Call to Order
Roll Call – Establish a Quorum (Water Code §85210.5)
Delta Levees Investment Strategy (Water Code §85052 and 85054) (Information Item) Staff will provide an update on the development of the Delta Levees Investment Strategy, including any adjustments to the project schedule, and will announce the opening of the public comment period for the draft “Levee-Related Habitat Review.”
Review of Delta Levee-Related Habitat Projects
Report on Oct. 12, 2015 DLIS Workshop
Review of WaterFix and the Bay Delta Conservation Plan’s Partially Recirculated Draft EIR/EIS (Water Code §85320(c)) (Action Item) Staff will present the Council with recommended comments on the BDCP’s Recirculated EIR/Supplemental EIS for approval. Motion and Vote
Report from the Delta Independent Science Board on its Review Independent Science Board’s report on its review of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan’s Partially Recirculated Draft EIR/EIS will be presented.
Draft Comment Letter from Delta Stewardship Council The staff will present its recommended comments on the BDCP’s Partially Recirculated Draft EIR/EIS for Council consideration and approval.
Preparation for Next Council Meeting – Discuss (a) expected agenda items; (b) new work assignments for staff; (c) requests of other agencies; (d) other requests from Council members; and (e) confirm next meeting date.
NOTE: Times listed on the agenda are approximate only. Agenda items could be hear earlier or later as business is completed.
Members of the public shall be provided an opportunity to address the Delta Stewardship Council on any agenda item except closed session items and those items for which the public has already been afforded such an opportunity at an earlier meeting. Comments during the public comment period shall be limited to matters within the Council’s jurisdiction. Reasonable time limits may be established for public comments (Government Code Section 11125.7).
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