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.

Andrew Clarke


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


Friday, March 18, 2016, 4 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  December 14, 2015 Committee Meeting






Consider Retention of Federal Legislative Consultant





Presentations Public comment will be received on Presentations



Report on Legislative Status and Tracking from John Arriaga





Discussion ItemsPublic comment will be received on all Discussion Items



Review Draft 2016-17 Legislative Advocacy Plan






Report on February 2016 Trip to Washington DC






Update on State Water Bond





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 Tuesday, March 15, 2016.  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.                                                                                              U:\staff\Board_Committees\Legislative\2016\20160318\March-18-Leg-Agenda.docx