All workgroups are open to agency and associate members with an interest in the subject matter. Workgroups choose their own chair and vice chair.


Collection Systems Workgroup

Chair – Paul Causey
Vice Chair – Robin Morishita

Scope and Purpose: The collection systems workgroup reviews and comments on regulatory proposals and permits relating to sewer collection systems, serves as a clearinghouse for collection system performance metrics and other data and coordinates with other associations working on collection system issues.

Meetings: The workgroup meets every other month via teleconference.

Join or learn more about the collections workgroup.

Air Quality, Climate Change and Energy Workgroup

Chair – Jackie Zipkin

Scope and Purpose: The air quality, climate change and energy workgroup reviews and comments on regulatory, legislative and policy proposals related to energy and climate change. The workgroup serves as a forum to discuss regulatory and policy initiatives, new technologies, funding opportunities and capital projects.

Meetings: The workgroup meets every month either in person, video conference or conference call.

Join or learn more about the air quality, climate change and energy workgroup.

Regulatory Workgroup

Co-Chair – Amber Baylor
Co-Chair – Mitch Mysliwiec

Scope and Purpose: The regulatory workgroup establishes CASA’s position on state and federal regulatory proposals that affect wastewater agencies, assists in drafting comment letters and regulatory language and provides a forum for members to learn about the latest regulatory developments on biosolids, water quality and recycled water. The workgroup is divided into two sub groups with a biosolids focus and a water focus.

Meetings: The workgroup typically meets the third Thursday of every month except August. Half the meetings are by teleconference with the other half occurring in-person rotating between northern and southern California.

2019 Meeting Schedule

Join or learn more about the water issue workgroup and/or the biosolids workgroup.