SF Bay Regional Water Board / BACWA Executive Board Joint Meeting Agenda January 6, 2022

Executive Board Special Meeting Agenda

SF Bay Regional Water Board /
BACWA Executive Board Joint Meeting

Thursday, January 6, 2022, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

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PUBLIC COMMENT – 9:03 a.m.


1. Agency Updates
Roundtable from BACWA and Regulators about COVID-19 impacts, staffing, and other updates

2. CECs and PFAS Regional Study, Phase 2
Update on development of Sampling and Analysis Plan for Phase 2
Other regional and state PFAS initiatives
Statewide CEC effort

3. Biosolids
Potential modifications to permitting approach for land application and land disposal in Region 2
Use of biosolids in Baylands – update on collaborative efforts

4. Air permitting
Discussion on the Water Board’s role in working with BAAQMD to balance air and water requirements

5. Nutrients
Update on planning for 3rd Watershed Permit – schedule load cap calculations and compliance workshop

6. Upcoming 60-day review of public draft SSS-WDR
Discussion of engagement between BACWA, R2, and State Water Board

7. Miscellaneous Coordination
Chlorine Residual Blanket Permit Amendment
Toxicity implementation language
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiatives
Climate Change questionnaires
Shoreline Resilience Basin Plan Amendment
RO Concentrate disposal permitting guidelines
Mercury and PCBs Watershed Permit

8. Wastewater Arrearages Program
Draft guidelines were released on December 17
Outreach to agencies

9. Annual Events
BACWA Annual Meeting – May 6
Pardee Technical Seminar – Sept 9