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Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.
California Regional Water Quality Control Board
73-720 Fred Waring Drive, Suite 100
Colorado River Basin Region Board Room
Palm Desert, CA 92260

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More detailed information concerning the Colorado River Basin Water Board’s meeting procedures is attached to the end of this agenda.
i. Pledge of Allegiance
ii. Roll Call and Introductions
iii. Public Forum
Any person may address the Colorado River Basin Water Board at this time regarding any matter within the Board’s jurisdiction that is not related to an item on this meeting agenda. Comments will generally be limited to three (3) minutes, unless otherwise directed by the Board Chair.
1. Approval of Meeting Minutes
 Motion and Vote 
Uncontested Items
NOTE: Uncontested items are those items that are not being contested at the Board meeting and will be acted on without discussion. Uncontested items may be removed at the request of any Board member or person. If an item is removed from the uncontested calendar for discussion, it will only be voted on at this meeting if no significant changes are made to the agenda item. Otherwise, the item will be continued to a subsequent Board meeting to allow input from interested persons.

 R7-2019-0003–Consideration of adoption of Waste Discharge Requirements (NPDES) for California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Centinela State Prison Wastewater Treatment Plant Imperial, Imperial County [Jose Valle deLeon,WRCE]
 Motion and Vote 
  • Tentative Order R7-2019-0003
  • Comments Received
  • 3.
     R7-2019-0034–Consideration of adoption of Resolution Adopting an Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration for General Waste Discharge Requirements for In-Situ Groundwater Remediation at Sites within the Colorado River Basin Region [Phan Le, WRCE]
     Motion and Vote 
  • Tentative Resolution R7-2019-0034
  • Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration
     R7-2019-0016–Consideration of adoption of General Waste Discharge Requirements for In-Situ Groundwater Remediation at Sites within the Colorado River Basin Region [Phan Le, WRCE]
     Motion and Vote 
  • Tentative Order R7-2019-0016
  • Attachment A -- Form 200
  • Attachment B - Notice of Intent Additional Requirements
  • Attachment C - Monitoring and Reporting Program
    Informational Items


     Sustainable Groundwater Management Act Update
    [Samuel Boland-Brien,Sr. WRCE, Natalie Stork,EG, State Water Board]
    6. Department of Defense Program Update
    [Jose Cortez, WRCE]
    7. Secondary Maximum Contaminant Level Basin Plan Amendment Update
    [Cathy Sanford, EG]
    8. Colorado River Basin Water Board Executive Officer's Report
    [Paula Rasmussen, EO]
    9. Colorado River Basin Water Board Member Comments
    10. Colorado River Basin Water Board Chair's Report
    Closed Session
    11.The Board may meet in closed session to:
     (a)Consider the appointment, employment, evaluation of performance, or dismissal of a public employee, or to hear complaints or charges brought against a public employee by another person, unless the employee requests a public hearing. [Authority: Gov. Code, § 11126, subd.(a) ]
     (b)Consider evidence received in an adjudicatory hearing and deliberate on a decision to be reached based on that evidence. [Authority: Gov. Code, § 11126, subd. (c)(3).]
     (c)Discuss litigation, including discussion of initiated litigation, significant exposure to litigation, or decisions to initiate litigation. [Authority: Gov. Code, § 11126, subd. (e).]
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