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
Upcoming Quarterly Meeting & Webcast: Sacramento - Thursday, May 9, 2019
Homelessness and the Role of Stormwater Management
- 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
- Attendee early registration discount ends on Friday, May 3, 2019 - 5:00 PM PT
- More information and registration
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.
- Registration is expected to open in mid April
- Hotel and Travel information
- Call for Presentations and Posters: Check back here mid April 2019 for an announcement
- More information
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
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:
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
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!
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.
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).
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).