El Dorado County’s Environmental Management Division (EMD) has submitted a Local Area Management Program (LAMP) to the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQCB) for Water Quality Control Policy for Siting, Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (the "OWTS Policy") regulates small domestic OWTS.
This policy allows for the continued use of OWTS under Local Agency oversight, and establishes minimum risk-based standards. These standards would go into effect on May 13, 2018.
Any interested party may attend the public hearing which takes place at the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board, located at 11020 Sun Center Drive #200 Rancho Cordova, CA on:
June 8, 2017 and June 9, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.
For more information on the public hearing and the LAMP, please visit the CVRWQCB page