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MEETING NOTICE AND AGENDA 

CENTRAL VALLEY REGIONAL WATER 
QUALITY CONTROL BOARD MEETING 


Thursday, 4 April 2019 - 8:30 AM 
Friday, 5 April 2019 - 9:00 AM 


Central Valley Water Board 
1685 E. Street 
Fresno, CA 93706-2007


REVISED 3/22/2019

THIS MEETING WILL BE WEBCAST
Items on this Agenda are numbered for identification purposes only; the Board may consider these items out of their listed order. 

Copies of the items to be considered by the Central Valley Water Board are posted on the Board's website at
http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/centralvalley/board_decisions/tentative_orders/ 


Current Board Roster with Biographies and Appointment Terms:
https://www.waterboards.ca.gov/centralvalley/about_us/board_members


Organizational Charts for the Central Valley Water Board's Offices:
https://www.waterboards.ca.gov/about_us/org_charts/

Questions regarding individual items should be directed to the Board staff person whose name and phone number are indicated with the agenda item. For general questions, or to request interpreter services, please send an e-mail to agenda5@waterboards.ca.gov or call (916) 464- 3291. Please request interpreter services at least 10 business days in advance.

The Board meeting will be conducted at a facility that is accessible to people with disabilities. Individuals requiring special accommodations are asked to send an e-mail to agenda5@waterboards.ca.gov or call (916) 464-3291 at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. TTY users may contact the California Relay Service at 1-800-735-2929 or voice line at 1-800-735-2922.
BOARD MEETING
Friday, 5 April 2019, 9:00 AM
Central Valley Water Board 
1685 E. Street
Fresno, CA 93706-2007
BOARD BUSINESS
10. Introductions, Pledge of Allegiance, Meeting Rules
11. Public Forum - Any member of the public may address the Board on any matter within the Board's jurisdiction and not scheduled for consideration at this meeting, or pending before the Board
12. Executive Officer's Report 
(http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/centralvalley/board_info/exec_officer_reports/)
13.
 Consideration of Uncontested Items - Consideration of Agenda items 16 through 19
 Motion and Vote 
WASTE DISCHARGE REQUIREMENTS
(AGENDA ITEM 8 WAS MOVED FROM THURSDAY)
8.
 Motion and Vote 
14.
 Motion and Vote 
15.
 Motion and Vote 
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
(Cal. Code Regs., tit. 23, § 647.2, subd. (f).) Uncontested items are those items that are not being contested at the Board Meeting and will be acted on without discussion. If any person or Board Member requests discussion, the item may be removed from the Uncontested Calendar
16.NPDES Permits and Enforcement (UNCONTESTED)
 (AGENDA ITEM 16 A WAS MOVED TO THURSDAY)
a. City of Clovis, Sewage Treatment and Water Reuse Facility, Fresno County (NPDES Permit CA0085235) (Renewal and Time Schedule Order)
 b. City of Roseville, Dry Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant, Placer County (Time Schedule Order)
 c. North Yuba Water District, Forbestown Water Treatment Plant 
(NPDES Permit CA0084824) (Renewal and Time Schedule Order)
 (AGENDA ITEM 9 WAS MOVED FROM THE CONTESTED CALENDAR ON THURSDAY TO UNCONTESTED ON FRIDAY)
9. City of Brentwood, Wastewater Treatment Plant, Contra Costa County Consideration of NPDES Permit Renewal and Time Schedule Order (NPDES Permit CA0082660)
[Dania Jimmerson (916) 464-4742]
17.WASTE DISCHARGE REQUIRMENTS (UNCONTESTED)
 a.Alon Bakersfield Property, Inc., Alon Bakersfield Refinery, Kern County  (WDRs Order 91-102) (Amendment)
 b.County of Siskiyou, Black Butte Class III Municipal Solid Waste Landfill, Siskiyou County  (WDRs Order R5-2002-0038) (Revised)
 c.County of Tulare, Exeter Disposal Site, Class III Landfill, Post-Closure Maintenance and Corrective Action, Tulare County  (WDRs Order R5-2010-0075) (Revised)
 d.Discharges of Waste from Poultry Operations  (WDRs Order R5-2016-0087) (Amendment)
 e.Goldstone Land Company, Kurt and Sandra Kautz, Bear Creek Winery, San Joaquin County - (WDRs Order R5 2016-0031-01) (Revised)
 f.Growers within the Eastern San Joaquin River Watershed that are Members of the Third-Party Group (WDRs Order R5-2012-0116-07) (Amendment)
 g.Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc., TKI Fresno Plant, Fresno County (New)
 h.U.S. Mine Corporation, U.S. Mine Corporation Ione Plant, Amador County  (WDRs Order R5-2015-0145) (Revised)
18.CHANGE OF NAME AND/OR OWNERSHIP
 a.Cruiser Haven, Inc. & Delta Waterways, LLC, Holland Riverside Marina, Contra Costa County, Order 5-01-093
 b.Pamela Carmon and Jaouad Aarbane, Quail Ridge RV Park, Yuba County, Order 95-130
 c.Ranjit Nagra, Nagra Farms, Tulare County, Orders 96-239 and R5-2005-0157
 d.Richard Sykora, Red Ink Maid and Big Seam Mine, Placer County, Order R5-2007-0181
19.RESCISSIONS
 a.Bell Carter Olive Company Inc., Plant 2, Tehama County, Order 94-195
 b.California Department of Corrections, Deuel Vocational Institution, Fire Pit Area Groundwater Remediation, Soil Remediation Containment Area, San Joaquin County, Order R5-2002-0146
 c.Heather Glenn Mobile Home Park Community Service District, Heather Glenn Mobile Home Park Wastewater Treatment Facility, Placer County, Order 93-065
 d.San Andreas Sanitary District, Wastewater Treatment Facility, Calaveras County, Order R5-2014-0900-01
 eSierra County Service Area 5 Zone 5A, Sierra Brooks Subdivision, Exemption for an Engineered Residential Wastewater Disposal System for Sierra Brooks Subdivision, 121 Smithneck Road, Sierra County, Order 85-039
 f.Sierra County Service Area 5 Zone 5A, Sierra Brooks Subdivision, Exemption for an Engineered Residential Wastewater Disposal System for Sierra Brooks Subdivision, 615 Bear Valley Road, Sierra County, Order 85-039
 g.Sierra County Service Area 5 Zone 5A, Sierra Brooks Subdivision, Exemption for an Engineered Residential Wastewater Disposal System for Sierra Brooks Subdivision, 967 Sierra Brooks Drive, Sierra County, Order 85-039
 h.Thiara Brothers Farms, Butte County, Order 98-181
 i.U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, New Melones Lake Glory Hole Recreation Area, Calaveras County, Order R5-2002-0125
 CLOSED SESSION
 

The Board may meet in closed session to consider personnel matters (Gov. Code, § 11126 subd. (a)); to deliberate on a decision to be reached based upon evidence introduced in a hearing (id., § 11126, subd. (c)(3)); or to discuss matters in litigation, including discussion of initiated litigation, significant exposure to litigation, or decisions to initiate litigation (id., § 11126, subd. (e)). 

Current litigation involving the Board is listed below.

 Litigation filed against the Central Valley Water Board and/or the State Water Board:
 a.James Sweeney Litigation  ACLOs R5-2011-0068, R5-2012-0070, R5-2013-0091, R5-2014-0119, R5-2015-0065, R5-2016-0063 and R5-2017-0038 to James Sweeney; CDO R5-2017-0039 to James Sweeney; Reissued WDRs General Order for Existing Milk Cow Dairies, Order R5-2013-0122; and Unnumbered MRP Order to James Sweeney  James G. Sweeney, et al. v. State Water Bd., et al. (5DCA Case No. F078190; Fresno Superior Court Lead Case No. 15CECG02063, consolidated w/ Case Nos. 17CECG00146, 16CECG03035, 17CECG03030, 17CECG02994).
 b.Malaga County Water District Litigation (various proceedings)
  i. 2013 ACLO to Malaga County Water Dist. for Mandatory Minimum Penalties  Malaga Cnty. Water Dist. v. Central Valley Water Bd. et al. (5DCA Case No. F075868; Madera Superior Court Case No. MCV071280 [originally filed in Fresno Superior as Case No. 14-CECG-03576]).
  ii. 2014 NPDES Permit and CDO to Malaga County Water Dist.  Malaga Cnty. Water Dist. v. State Water Res. Control Bd., et al. (5DCA Case No. F075851; Madera Superior Court Case No. MCV071279 [originally filed in Fresno Superior Court as Case No. 14-CECG-03919]).
  iii. 2016 ACLO to Malaga County Water Dist.  Malaga Cnty. Water Dist. v. Central Valley Regional Water Quality Bd., et al. (5DCA Case No. F078327; Fresno Superior Court Case No. 16-CECG-03036).
 c.Existing Milk Cow Dairy WDRs General Orders R5-2007-0037, R5-2013-0122  Asociación de Gente Unida por el Agua et al. v. Central Valley Water Bd.(3DCA Case No. C066410; Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 34-2008-00003604).
 d.2014 Walker Mine CAO  Atlantic Richfield Co. v. Central Valley Water Bd. (3DCA Case No. C086745; Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 34-2014-80001875).
 e.Eastern San Joaquin/Irrigated Lands Regulatory Program  State Water Board Order No. WQ 2018-0002, modifying Central Valley Water Board WDRs General Order No. R5-2012-0116 (Growers within Eastern San Joaquin River Watershed that are Members of Third-Party Group) [State Water Board File Nos. A-2239(a)-(c)]:
  i. Monterey Coastkeeper, et al. v. Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Bd., et al. (Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 34-2017-80002655);
  ii. Environmental Law Found. v. State Water Res. Control Bd., et al. (Sacramento Superior CourtCase No. 34-2018-80002851);
  iii. Protectores del Agua Subterránea v. State Water Res. Control Bd., et al. (Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 34-2018-80002852); and
  iv. Monterey Coastkeeper, et al. v. Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Bd., et al. (Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 34-2018-80002853).
 f.Center for Biological Diversity v. Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Bd. and Valley Water Mgmt. Co. (Kern Superior Court Case No. BCV-18-102201).
 Litigation filed by the Central Valley Water Board against other parties:
 g.Aerojet Cleanup Central Valley Water Bd., et al. v. Aerojet-General Corp., et al. (Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 286073, consolidated w/ Case Nos. 288302 and 291981); Central Valley Water Bd., et al. v. Aerojet-General Corp., et al. (EDCA Case No. CIV-S-86-0064-EJG), consolidated w/ U.S. v. Aerojet-General Corp. et al. (EDCA Case No. CIV-S-86-0063-EJG).
 h.Orland Sand and Gravel Facility  People ex rel. Central Valley Water Bd., et al. v. Orland Sand and Gravel Corp., et al. (Glenn Superior Court Case No. 15CV01436).
 i.Greener Globe Landfill  People ex rel. Central Valley Water Bd. v. A Greener Globe Corp. (Placer Superior Court Case No. SCV13231); and In re A Greener Globe (EDCA Bankruptcy Case No. 16-21900-C-11).
 Petitions for Review of Central Valley Water Board Actions filed with State Water Board:
 j.Irrigated Lands General WDRs for Indiv. Growers, Order R5-2013-0100  Petition by Kern River Watershed Coalition Auth. and Paramount Farming Co., LLC (State Water Board File No. A-2269).
 k.Tulare Lake Basin Area Irrigated Lands General WDRs, Order R5-2013-0120  Petitions by Southern San Joaquin Valley Water Quality Coalition, et al., Michael and Yvonne LaSalle, and Asociación de Gente Unida por el Agua (AGUA), et al. (State Water Board File Nos. A-2278(a)-(c)).
 l.Sacramento River Watershed Irrigated Lands General WDRs Order R5-2014-0030  Petition by California Sportfishing Alliance et al. (State Water Board File No. A-2302).
 m.San Joaquin Cnty. and Delta Area Irrigated Lands General WDRs Order R5-2014-0029  Petition by California Sportfishing Alliance, et al. (State Water Board File No. A-2301).
 n.West San Joaquin River Watershed Irrigated Lands General WDRs, Order R5-2014-0002  Petition by California Sportfishing Alliance et al. (State Water Board File No. A-2292).
 o.CDO R5-2015-0093 to Valley Water Mgmt. Co.  Petitions by Valley Water Mgmt. Co., Clean Water Action, and the Central California Environmental Justice Network (State Water Board File Nos. A-2148(a), A-2148(b), and A-2148(c)).
 p.Original Sixteen to One Mine, Inc., ACLO R5-2017-0115  Petition filed by Original Sixteen to One Mine, Inc. (State Water Board File No. A-2586).
 q.Reissued WDRs General Order for Existing Dairies, Order R5-2013-0122  Petition filed by Asociación de Gente Unida por el Agua and Environmental Law Foundation (State Water Board File No. A-2283(b)). 
 Acronym Key
 3DCA - 3rd District Court of AppeaCDO  Cease and Desist Order
 5DCA  5th District Court of AppeaEDCA  U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
 ACLO  Administrative Civil Liability OrderMRP  Monitoring and Reporting Program
 CAO  Cleanup and Abatement OrderWDRs  Waste Discharge Requirements