This meeting has been noticed according to the Brown Act rules.This agenda was posted on Monday, March 31, 2008.



Committee Members


Janet Brennan

League of Women Voters


Paul Bruno

Water for Us


David Dilworth

Helping Our Peninsulaís Environment


Greg Pickens

Monterey Alliance of Neighborhoods


George Riley

Green Party


Tom Rowley

Monterey Peninsula Taxpayers Association


Roy Thomas

Carmel River Steelhead Association


Ron Chesshire


Bruce Crist


Peter Dausen


Manuel Fierro


Robert Greenwood


Lance Monosoff


John Tilley



MPWMD Contacts:

Darby Fuerst

Andy Bell

Arlene Tavani




Community Advisory Committee


April 3, 2008, 10:30 AM

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


Documents prepared for Committee review will be distributed on April 1, 2008.







Call to Order/Introductions








Comments from Public -- The public may comment on any item within the Districtís jurisdiction.Please limit your comments to three minutes in length.







Review Community Advisory Committee (CAC) Charge, Meeting Procedures and Committee Report Development



Action: District staff will review each of the items listed and receive input from committee members.Action may be taken by the committee.Public comment will be received on items A through C as each item is discussed.Individual public comment on each item will be limited to two (2) minutes in length.




Review CAC Charge and Meeting Schedule




Agree to Procedure for Conducting Discussion




Develop Plan for Completion of Final Report to the MPWMD Board of Directors






Discuss and Identify Potential Impacts on the Community that could Occur if the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Adopts the Draft Cease and Desist Order (Draft CDO) that its Staff Issued on January 15, 2008 against California American Water

Action:The committee will discuss and identify the potential impacts on the community should the Draft CDO be adopted by the SWRCB. Public comment will be received. Individual public comment on each item will be limited to two (2) minutes in length.








Develop Recommendation to the District Board on Strategies to Address Negative Impacts of the Draft Cease and Desist Order

Action:The committee will discuss and develop a recommendation to the Board on strategies to address negative impacts of the Draft CDO. Public comment will be received. Individual public comment on each item will be limited to two (2) minutes in length.




Document submitted by George Riley










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