Public Hearing on Special Districts
Thursday, October 27, 2016
State Capitol, Room 437

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All written testimony submitted electronically is linked below.

    Public Hearing: 9:30 a.m.

    Opening Remarks

    Climate-Challenged California: An Overview of What's Here and Coming

Investments for Uncertainty: Tomorrow's Climate Infrastructure

  • Wendy Ridderbusch, Director of State Relations, Association of California Water Agencies

Water/Wastewater Agencies: Preparing for Too Little or Too Much Precipitation

  • Alexander Coate, General Manager, East Bay Municipal Utility District
  • Jeffrey Armstrong, General Manager, Rancho California Water District
  • Philip Friess, Department Head, Technical Services, Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County

Storms and Sea Level Rise: Infrastructure Investments for Flood Control

  • Melanie Richardson, Interim Chief Operating Officer - Watersheds, Santa Clara Valley Water District
  • Alan Hofmann, General Manager, Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District

Comments Submitted by Members of the Public


Thursday, October 27, 2016
925 L Street, Lower Level

(The Commission will consider agenda items I-V at approximately
12:30 p.m. The precise time will vary depending upon the testimony of witnesses and will be determined at the discretion of the chair). Members of the public will have an opportunity to make comments about Commission agenda items during the meeting.

  1. Business Meeting Minutes from September 22, 2016
  2. Biennial - Draft Report
  3. Subcommittee Reports and Project Selection
  4. Implementation
  5. Reports from California State Auditor’s Office