Announcements

Request for Qualifications (RFQ)

2019 Executive Program Committee Projects: Addressing Water Quality Priorities, Bacteria, Trash, Phase II Permit, Public Education, and POCs

The California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA) is pleased to announce a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from consultants to conduct the 2019 Executive Program Committee Projects. The purpose of the RFQ is to identify the most qualified firm(s) to implement various projects in support of CASQA’s Vision and CASQA’s Annual Priorities. To streamline the consultant selection process, six (6) projects are included in this single RFQ.

SOQs due: Monday, April 15, 2019 - 5:00 PM PT

More information and download the RFQ


Upcoming Quarterly Meeting & Webcast: Sacramento - Thursday, May 9, 2019

Homelessness and the Role of Stormwater Management


Save-the-Date for the 2019 CASQA Annual Conference

Stormwater... Why We Do What We Do!

We look forward to seeing you for our 15th CASQA Annual Conference at the Monterey Conference Center - October 7-9, 2019.

2019 CASQA Awards Call for Nominations Now Open!

CASQA members are invited to nominate a worthy individual, project, program, or media item for an award. Winners will be highlighted at the 2019 CASQA Annual Conference.

Submittal deadline: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 5:00 PM PT

Information and submittal instructions


Get Involved in CASQA Leadership

There are many opportunities to develop and demonstrate leadership within CASQA. Our website contains a wealth of organizational information, with more to come! Check out the following resources:

CASQA Organizational Chart

Board of Directors 

If you are a CASQA member and would like to help lead the direction of CASQA, consider running for the Board (elections occur each Fall). View the Board of Directors' biographies and contact information, as well as their term timelines here

Subcommittees

Get involved in one of CASQA’s ongoing projects while working with outstanding colleagues on challenging issues by serving on one of 15 subcommittees that focus on various areas of stormwater management. CASQA members are welcome to contact the subcommittee co-chairs to get on the distribution list for the next subcommittee call. Members may also want to consider serving as a subcommittee co-chair. Read more


CASQA 2018 Annual Report

The 2018 CASQA Annual Report, Connecting the Drops from Summit to Sea, includes a message from the CASQA Chair on the accomplishments of 2018, subcommittee achievements, a look ahead at CASQA’s initiatives for 2019, and more! 

View the CASQA 2018 Annual Report


Notice of Dues Increase

After keeping the CASQA membership dues the same for several years, in early 2017 the Board of Directors approved a dues increase of 4% overall from 2018 through 2020, with annual increases of 2% in 2018 and 1% in each of 2019 and 2020.

View our multi-year dues schedule to facilitate your budget planning.

View information on member benefits


CASQA Releases New Guidance for Trash Implementation Plans

In 2017, the State and Regional Water Boards sent out 13383 Orders specifying the requirements for the development and submittal of Trash Track 2 Implementation Plans. To assist in the development and review of the Plans and to ensure that they are consistent with the 13383 Order requirements, CASQA developed guidance in the form of Track 2 Implementation Plan Checklists for Phase I Permittees in the Regions and for Phase II Permittees statewide (both Traditional and Non-Traditional).

Checklists


CASQA Provides Guidance for Assessing Industrial General Permit Monitoring Requirements

This document provides guidance to permittees under the Statewide General Permit for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Industrial Activities, Order 2014-0057-DWQ in determining how to assess their monitoring requirements for a facility located in an impaired watershed as identified by the 303(d) list (watershed size based on HUC 10).

Guidance