This meeting has been noticed according to the Brown Act rules. The Board of Directors meets regularly on the third Monday of each month.  The meetings begin at 7:00 PM.




Closed Session

Board of Directors

Monterey Peninsula Water Management District


Thursday, November 19,  2009

5:30 PM

Conference Room, Monterey Peninsula Water Management District

5 Harris Court, Bldg G, Monterey, CA



As permitted by Government Code Section 54956 et seq., the Board may convene a closed or executive session to consider specific matters dealing with pending or threatened litigation, certain personnel matters, or certain property acquisition matters.






Public Comment – Members of the public may address the Board on the item or items listed on the Closed Session agenda.






Adjourn to Closed Session






Conference with Legal Counsel – Existing Litigation (Gov. Code 54956.9 (a))




Application of California American Water Company to the Public Utilities Commission Application No. 04-09-019 – Coastal Water Project




Application of California American Water Company to PUC Application No. 09-XX-XXX –Mitigation Cost Reimbursement




Seaside v. California American Water  (MBSE/Cal-Am Motion) (Appellate Court #HO34335; Superior Court Case No. M 66343)  




MPWMD v. State Water Resources Control Board; Superior Court Case No. M102101




California American Water v. State Water Resources Control Board, Superior Court Case No.  M102097




California American Water Advice Letter No. 809 (Request for Moratorium) Before the California Public Utilities Commission




Sierra Club, Carmel River Steelhead Association v. California American Water, Gary Locke, Department Of Commerce, Dr. Jane Lubchenko (NOAA), and Rodney McInnis (NMFS), (U.S. District Court, Northern District. Case No. 09 2870)  










Board of Directors

Kristi Markey, Chair – Division 3

Regina Doyle, Vice Chair – Division 4

Alvin Edwards – Division 1

Judi Lehman – Division 2

Bob Brower – Division 5

David Pendergrass – Mayoral Representative

David Potter – Monterey County Board of Supervisors


General Manager

Darby W. Fuerst


This agenda was posted at the District office at 5 Harris Court, Bldg. G Monterey on Thursday, November 12, 2009.  The next regular meeting of the Board of Directors is scheduled for Monday, December 14, 2009.








California American Water v. MPWMD (SWRCB/SNG) (Superior Court Case No. M 99622)




California American Water v. MPWMD (Ryan Ranch) (Superior Court Case No. M 101255)

















Upcoming Board Meetings


Monday, December 14, 2009

Regular Meeting

7:00 PM

District Office


Thursday, January 28, 2010

Regular Meeting

7:00 PM

District Office


Thursday, February 26, 2010

Regular Meeting

7:00 PM

District Office






Upon request, MPWMD will make a reasonable effort to provide written agenda materials in appropriate alternative formats, or disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or services, to enable individuals with disabilities to participate in public meetings.  Please submit a written request, including your name, mailing address, phone number and brief description of the requested materials and preferred alternative format or auxiliary aid or service by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, November 17, 2009.  Requests should be sent to the Board Secretary, MPWMD, P.O. Box 85, Monterey, CA, 93942.  You may also fax your request to the Administrative Services Division at 831-644-9560, or call 831-658-5600.