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







Legislative Advocacy Committee Members:

David Potter, Chair

Robert S. Brower, Sr.

Bill Thayer


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, August 20, 2014, 10 am

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  October 9, 2013 and March 14, 2014 Committee Meetings





Discussion ItemsPublic comment will be received on all Discussion Items



Update on Status of SB936 -- Legislation re Public Contribution Towards Financing Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project






Update on State Water Bond and Strategies for Getting First in Line






Groundwater Update – SB 1168 and AB 1739






Federal Drought Legislation






Update on Meeting with SWRCB on Modifications to the Cease and Desist Order






Legislative Status and Tracking from John Arriaga



Ř  MPWMD Legislative Track





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, August 18, 2014.  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.