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Biosolids Will be Considered Organics for 75% Diversion Mandate

In a February 14 workshop on reducing short-lived climate pollutants, CalRecycle explained that biosolids and sludges are explicitly included in the proposed definition of organics to be diverted from landfills under recent legislation. SB 1383 calls for a 50% diversion of organics from landfills by 2020 and a 75% diversion [...]

CASA Files Amicus Brief in Proposition 218 “Exhaustion of Remedies” Case

On February 8, CASA filed an amicus curiae brief in the case of Plantier v. Ramona Municipal Water District. The case focuses on an important procedural issue: whether persons challenging a local agency’s adopted sewer rate structure in a class action must “exhaust their administrative remedies” under Proposition 218 by [...]

Mark Your Calendar for the Sacramento Public Policy Forum – April 19th

The CASA and WateReuse California joint Public Policy Forum is right around the corner. The one-day program will be held April 19th in Sacramento. Participants will begin the day with a morning session at the Sutter Club featuring prominent speakers followed by a policy briefing from CASA and WateReuse legislative [...]

Calendar

Feb 2017

Washington D.C. Policy Forum

Mon
Feb 27

until
Wed
Mar 1

All DayFinal Program Hotel Reservations - Cut Off Date:…At The St. Regis

Mar 2017

2017 WateReuse California Annual Conference

Sun
Mar 19

until
Tue
Mar 21

All DayDon’t miss the 2017 WateReuse California…At Westin San Diego Hotel

Apr 2017

CASA WateReuse CA Public Policy Forum

Wed
Apr 19

8:00 am - 5:00 pmPreliminary program coming soon. CASA Registration…At The Sutter Club

Public Policy Forum

Wed
Apr 19

9:00 am - 1:30 pmMore information to follow.At The Sutter Club

Aug 2017

CASA 62nd Annual Conference

Tue
Aug 22

until
Thu
Aug 24

All DayMore information to come.At Marriott Marquis San Diego