California Association of Sanitation Agencies
CASA’s Second Annual Public Policy Forum provides a unique opportunity to network with colleagues, hear from legislators and policymakers, and visit with representatives to discuss renewable resource and financing issues. Energy and climate change legislation will feature prominently in this session. Help support CASA priority legislation while engaging your legislators on issues of interest to your community.
The State Water Resources Control Board’s Division of Financial Assistance will hold three public workshops in March to provide information regarding the Water Quality, Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014 (Proposition 1). The primary purpose of these workshops is to give stakeholders an opportunity to provide State Water Board staff with feedback on the draft guidelines for Small Community Wastewater funding available from Proposition 1.
On February 20, 2015 CASA submitted comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) on the proposed Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards for the Dental Category (Dental Amalgam Rule). The proposed rule would establish a mandatory framework for how wastewater agencies develop and implement programs to control the mercury present in dental amalgam.