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Notice of Public Meeting

Thursday, June 16, 2022, 9:00 a.m.

Central Coast Water Board Offices

895 Aerovista Place, Suite 101, San Luis Obispo
And via Video and Teleconference
(for public commenters.)

Friday, June 17, 2022, 10:00 a.m.

Cayucos Sanitary District Water Resources Recovery Facility
800 Toro Creek Road, Morro Bay

Note: see item number 13 below for more information regarding the Friday, June 17, 2022 portion of the meeting.

Video and Teleconference Option The June 16 meeting day will occur with both a physical meeting location and an option for the public to participate from a remote location. The June 17 meeting day will occur only in person, with a physical meeting location.
  • For those who wish to watch the meeting on June 16, the customary webcast remains available at and should be used UNLESS you intend to comment.
  • Persons wishing to provide public comment on specific items on the agenda or during the public forum on matters not on this agenda are requested to complete an electronic comment card by 9 a.m., Thursday, June 16, 2022. However, comment cards will be accepted prior to the start of individual items. In addition to the electronic comment cards, hard copy comment request cards will also be available at the physical meeting location. Public forum will be held on Thursday, June 16 after the lunch break. There will be no public forum during the tour on Friday, June 17. The comment card and instructions are available at the following website along with additional information about participating telephonically or via the remote video option:
  • Public comment is typically limited to three minutes unless otherwise approved by the Board Chair, and the Board Chair may need to adjust the amount of time each speaker has to ensure everyone has an opportunity to provide public comment. Requests for extra time to provide public comment must be sent to the Clerk to the Board at [email protected] by 12:00 noon, Monday, June 13, 2022.

Thursday, June 16, 2022, 9:00 a.m
Board Business
1. Roll Call
[Tammie Olson, Clerk to the Board, 805/549-3140,
[email protected] ]
2. Introductions
[Matthew Keeling, Executive Officer, 805/549-3140,
[email protected] ]
3. Approval of April 21-22, 2022, Board Meeting Minutes
4. Reports by Regional Board Members
5. Report by State Water Resources Control Board Liaison
[Sean Maguire, 916/341-5877, [email protected]
Discussion/Informational Items
6. Proposed Designation of Chumash Heritage National Marine Sanctuary – Process Overview and Update by Paul Michel, Regional Policy Coordinator, NOAA Sanctuaries West Coast Region
[Matthew Keeling, Executive Officer, 805/549-3140,
[email protected]]

Staff Report
7. Consideration of Proposed Order No. R3-2022-0029, Waste Discharge Requirements and NPDES Permit No. CA0047881 for Morro Bay Water Reclamation Facility, San Luis Obispo County [Peter von Langen, Engineering Geologist, 805/549-3688,
[email protected]]

Staff Report
      Attachment 1: Proposed Order No. R3-2022-0029
Watershed Management and Planning Items
8. Consideration of a Proposed Resolution Adopting a Proposed Amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Central Coastal Basin to Establish Maximum Daily Loads for Organophosphate Pesticides and Toxicity in the Lower Salinas River Watershed, Monterey County, California
[Larry Harlan, 805/594-6195, [email protected] and
Mary Hamilton, 805/542-4768,
[email protected]]

Staff Report
     Attachment 1: Proposed Resolution R3-2022-0020
A (Proposed Basin Plan Amendment)
     Attachment 2: TMDL Project Technical Report
3: CEQA Checklist and Analysis
4: Notice of Opportunity to Comment
5: Notice of Public Hearing
Public Forum
9. Public forum will be heard directly after the lunch break, not before 1:00 p.m. Any person may address the Board regarding a matter within the Board's jurisdiction that is not related to an item on this meeting agenda. Comments will generally be limited to three minutes, unless otherwise directed by the Chair. Any person wishing to make a longer presentation should contact the Executive Officer at least one week prior to the meeting. Comments regarding pending adjudicatory matters will not be permitted.
Administrative Items
10. Executive Officer’s Report
[Matthew Keeling, Executive Officer, 805/549-3140,
[email protected]]

Staff Report
    •      Attachment 1: Table 1 - 401 Water Quality Certification Applications Received
    •      Attachment 2: Table 2 - 401 Water Quality Certifications Issued
    •      Attachment 3: Table 3 - Groundwater Section, Case Closure Performance Scoreboard 
    •      Attachment 4: Table 4 - Groundwater Case Closures 
    •      Attachment 5: Table 5 - Enrollments in General Orders/Waivers

Friday, June 17, 2022, 10:00 a.m.
Cayucos Sanitary District Water Resources Recovery Facility
800 Toro Creek Road, Morro Bay
Board Business
11. Roll Call
[Tammie Olson, Clerk to the Board, 805/549-3140,
[email protected]]
12. Introductions
[Matthew Keeling, Executive Officer, 805/549-3140,
[email protected]] 
Educational Field Trip
13. Tour of the Cayucos Sanity District Water Resource Recovery Facility [Arwen Wyatt-Mair, 805/542-4695, [email protected]]

The Board will meet at the Cayucos Sanitary District Water Resource Recovery Facility, located at 800 Toro Creek Road, Morro Bay, for a presentation and tour by facility staff. The Board will convene the tour at the facility at 10:00 a.m.

The public is invited; however, space is limited, and transportation will not be provided. Persons interested in participating in the tour must RSVP by 12:00 noon, Monday, June 13, 2022, by emailing the Clerk to the Board at RB3- [email protected].

Staff Report
      Attachment 1: Cayucos Sanitary District Sustainable Water Project Tour - Waiver and Release of Liability
Closed Session
14. 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 (Gov. Code § 11126, subd. (c)(3)), or to discuss matters in litigation, including discussion of initiated litigation, significant exposure to litigation, or decisions to initiate litigation (Gov. Code § 11126, subd. (e)). The Board is not required to allow public comment on closed session items. (Gov. Code § 11125.7, subd. (e)).
[mailto:[email protected], Staff Counsel, 916/341-5157, [email protected]]
Current litigation involving the Board:
Litigation filed against the Central Coast Water Board:
  1.  2017 Agricultural Discharges Order – Monterey Coastkeeper, et al. v. Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region (Sacramento County Superior Court, Case No. 34-2017-80002655; Third District Court of Appeal, Case No. C090943)
2.   2019 Amendments to CAO for Cleanup at Dutch Maid Cleaners, 3323 State Street, Santa Barbara – San Roque Clean Up Fund and Trust U/W of Emil Deloreto v. California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region, et al. (Santa Barbara Superior Court, Anacapa Division, Case No. 20CV00022)
Litigation filed by the Central Coast Water Board against other parties, including referrals to the Office of the Attorney General:
  3. Referral to Attorney General concerning Casmalia Hazardous Waste Site Litigation: United States v. State of California and Related Matters
4. United States, et al. v. HVI Cat Canyon, Inc., f/k/a Greka Oil & Gas, Inc. (U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Case No. CV 11-05097 FMO (PLAx))
Petitions for review of Central Coast Water Board actions filed with the State Water Board:
  5. 2021 Agricultural Waste Discharges Order, Order No. R3-2021-0040 – Petitions by Grower-Shipper Association of Central California, et al., and California Coastkeeper Alliance, et al., SWRCB/OCC Files A-2751(a) & A-2751(b)
If you have questions about the agenda, contact Clerk of the Board at (805) 549-3140. Written comments must generally be received prior to the Board meeting by the comment deadline for the specific agenda item. Written comments that are received after deadlines set by item-specific notices and/or hearing procedures will not generally be admitted. Any person requesting to submit late materials must demonstrate good cause, and the Chair must find that the admission of the late materials would not prejudice the Central Coast Water Board or any designated party. The Chair may modify this rule to avoid severe hardship. Unless otherwise specified, all parties and interested persons must submit presentation materials and requests for extra time to speak to the Board for items on the agenda by 12:00 noon on Monday, June 13, 2022. A late request for extra time will not prevent the party from speaking to the Board for the three minutes given to all members of the public.

Submittals are to be sent via e-mail to the Clerk to the Board at RB3- [email protected]. Please indicate in the subject line, “June 16-17, 2022, BOARD MEETING (fill in bolded subject from appropriate item).” If you have questions about the agenda, contact the Clerk to the Board at (805) 549-3140.

Agenda and items are available electronically at:

Instructions regarding Board meeting conduct and procedures can be found on the Central Coast Water Board’s website:

If you require an interpreter, please contact the Clerk to the Board at (805) 549-3140 or mailto:[email protected] by 12:00 noon on Monday, June 13, 2022.

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