This meeting is not subject to Brown Act noticing requirements.  The agenda is subject to change.







Legislative Advocacy Committee Members:

David Potter, Chair

Bob Brower

Judi Lehman


Staff Contact

Dave Stoldt,

General Manager





After staff reports have been distributed, if additional documents are produced by the District and provided to the Committee regarding any item on the agenda, they will be made available at 5 Harris Court, Building G, Monterey, CA during normal business hours.  In addition, such documents may be posted on the District website at  Documents distributed at the meeting will be made available in the same matter.



Legislative Advocacy Committee

Of the Monterey Peninsula Water Management District


Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 3:30 pm

District Conference Room, 5 Harris Court, Building G, Monterey, CA







Call to Order




Comments from Public


The public may comment on any item within the District’s jurisdiction.  Please limit your comments to three minutes in length.






Action Items -- Public comment will be received on all Action Items



Adopt Minutes of April 24, 2013 Committee Meeting





Discussion ItemsPublic comment will be received on all Discussion Items



Legislative Status and Tracking from John Arriaga






Strategy and Timeline for Legislation re Public Contribution Towards Financing Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project



Ř  2014 Water Bond (document submitted by John Arriaga)



Ř  California Natural Resources Agency Press Release (document submitted by John Arriaga)



Ř  Bay Delta Conservation Plan: A 21st Century Strategy (document submitted by John Arriaga)






Discuss Strategy for IRWM Grant Funding



Ř  Summary, by Funding Area, of Grant Awards, plus Funding Area Remaining Balances – January 2013 (document submitted by MPWMD staff)



Ř  MPWMD Strategy/Timeline for Water Supply Project Legislation (submitted by MPWMD staff)





Other Items





Set Next Meeting Date






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.  MPWMD will also make a reasonable effort to provide translation services upon request. Please send a description of the requested materials and preferred alternative format or auxiliary aid or service by 5 PM on Monday, July 8, 2013.  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.