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REGIONAL BOARD MEETING
AGENDA


June 13, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
California Regional Water Quality Control Board
Hi-Desert Water District
55439 Twentynine Palms Highway
Yucca Valley, Ca 92284



This meeting will be Webcast at: https://www.waterboards.ca.gov/coloradoriver/board_info/agenda/.
Supporting documents for agenda items to be considered by the Colorado River Basin Water Board are posted on our website. To view or download documents, go to: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/coloradoriver/board_info/agenda/index.html.

More detailed information concerning the Colorado River Basin Water Board’s meeting procedures is attached to the end of this agenda.
8:30 A.M.
i. Pledge of Allegiance
ii. Roll Call
iii. Field Tour
 Hi-Desert Water District will provide a tour of its future Wastewater Reclamation Facility (WRF) which is under construction. The tour will start at approximately 8:30 a.m. and last approximately 45 minutes. After the Board Chair opens the Board meeting, tour participants will assemble outside the Hi-Desert Water District office prior to departing for the tour. The tour will then proceed directly to the site of the WRF for a walk-through tour. Anyone interested in participating in the tour should RSVP and contact Ms. Mary Castaneda at (760) 776-8945 by June 5, 2019.
 Where to Meet:Hi-Desert Water District,55439 Twentynine Palms Hwy., Yucca Valley, CA 92284
 What to Wear: Wear comfortable boots or shoes suitable for walking. Participants are responsible for providing their own drinking water, sunscreen, sun hat, and other outwear as appropriate. Typical temperatures during this month are expected to be 85-90°F, but weather conditions can vary.
 Transportation: Transportation for the tour will be provided to the Board members by Board staff. Other tour participants are expected to make their own transportation arrangements.
 Following the conclusion of the tour, the Board will reconvene at the Hi-Desert Water District office for the remainder of the Board meeting, which will resume at 9:30 am.
9:30 A.M.
iv. 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
Minutes of May 15, 2019 Board Meeting
 Motion and Vote 
2. State Water Resources Control Board Activities Update
Laurel Firestone,State Water Board Member
  
 Uncontested Items      Motion and Vote
  
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.


3.
 R7-2019-0013 – Consideration of adoption of Waste Discharge Requirements for the County of San Bernardino, Solid Waste Management Division, Landers Sanitary Landfill, San Bernardino County [Scot Stormo, EG]
 Motion and Vote 
 
  • Order R7-2019-0013
  • Comments Received
  • Response to Comments
  • 4. R7-2019-0031 – Consideration of adoption of Waste Discharge Requirements for College of the Desert, Cooling Tower Blowdown Wastewater Disposal Facilities, Palm Desert, Riverside County [Abid Khalaf, WRCE]     
     
  • Order R7-2019-0031
  •  
    5..R7-2019-0032 – Consideration of adoption of Waste Discharge Requirements for Peter Rabbit Farms, Carrot Washing Wastewater Disposal Facilities, Coachella, Riverside County [Reggie Tan, WRCE]
     
  • Order R7-2019-0032
  • Comments Received
  • Response to Comments
  • 6.R7-2019-0044 – Consideration of adoption of Rescission of Waste Discharge Requirements for Palm Springs Freeway Development, LLC Wastewater Treatment System, Riverside County [Adriana Godinez, WRCE]
     
  • Order R7-2019-0044
  •  
    Contested and Discussion Items

    7.

     R7-2019-XXXX – Consideration of adoption of Waste Discharge Requirements for Discharges of Waste from Irrigated Agricultural Lands for Dischargers that Are Members of a Coalition Group in Bard Valley, Imperial County [Logan Raub, ES]
     
  • Order R7-2019-XXXX
  • Comments Received
  • Response to Comments

  • 8.
     R7-2019-XXXX – Consideration of adoption of Short-term Renewal of Order R7-2014-0046 Conditional Waiver of Waste Discharge Requirements for Agricultural Wastewater Discharges and Discharges of Waste from Drain Operation and Maintenance Activities Originating within the Coachella Valley, Riverside County [Jennie Snyder, WRCE]
     Motion and Vote 
     
  • Order R7-2019-XXXX
  • Comments Received
  • Response to Comments
  •  
    Enforcement
    9.
     R7-2019-0017 – Consideration of adoption of Cease and Desist Order for Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Valley Station Wastewater Treatment and Disposal System, Riverside County [Reggie Tan, WRCE]
     Motion and Vote 
     
  • Order R7-2019-0017
  •  
    10.
     R7-2019-0019 – Consideration of adoption of Cease and Desist Order for Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Mountain Station Wastewater Treatment and Disposal System, Riverside County [Reggie Tan, WRCE]
     Motion and Vote 
     
  • Order R7-2019-0019
  •  
    11.
     R7-2019-0039 – Consideration of adoption of Proposed Settlement Agreement and Stipulated Order for Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Mountain Station Wastewater Treatment Plant, Riverside County [Reggie Tan, WRCE]
     Motion and Vote 
     
  • Order R7-2019-0039
  •  
    12.
     R7-2019-0040 – Consideration of adoption of Proposed Settlement Agreement and Stipulated Order for Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Valley Station Wastewater Treatment Plant, Riverside County [Reggie Tan, WRCE]
     Motion and Vote 
     
  • Order R7-2019-0040
  •  
    13.
     R7-2019-0023 – Consideration of adoption of Conditional Settlement Offer for City of Imperial, City of Imperial Water Pollution Control Plant, Imperial County [Maribel Jernegan, SEA]
     Motion and Vote 
     
  • R7-2019-0023
  •  
    14.
     R7-2019-0037 – Consideration of adoption of Resolution to Establish Process for the Supplemental Environmental Project Program [Frank Gonzalez, AEO]
     Motion and Vote 
     
  • Resolution R7-2019-0037
  •  
    Informational Items
    15. Colorado River Basin Water Board Executive Officer's Report
    [Paula Rasmussen, EO]
    16. Colorado River Basin Water Board Member Comments
    17.Colorado River Basin Water Board Chair's Report
    Closed Session
    18.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).]
    Adjournment
    Next Board Meeting/Workshop

    July 11, 2019 (Workshop 9:00 a.m.)
    California Regional Water Quality Control Board
    73-720 Fred Waring Dr., Suite 100
    Palm Desert, CA 92260


    September 19, 2019 (Board Meeting 1:00 p.m.)
    California Regional Water Quality Control Board
    73-720 Fred Waring Dr., Suite 100

    Palm Desert, CA 92260