Report 2017-118 Recommendation 4 Responses

Report 2017-118: State and Regional Water Boards: They Must Do More to Ensure That Local Jurisdictions' Costs to Reduce Storm Water Pollution Are Necessary and Appropriate (Release Date: March 2018)

Recommendation #4 To: Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board

Once the State Water Board has developed cost-estimation guidance, the regional boards should follow this guidance.

1-Year Agency Response

The Los Angeles Regional Water Board will follow the cost estimation guidance developed by the State Water Board when developing pollutant control plans in order to document estimates of the costs local jurisdictions may incur in order to comply with these plans.

  • Completion Date: February 2019
  • Response Date: February 2019

California State Auditor's Assessment of 1-Year Status: Fully Implemented


6-Month Agency Response

The Los Angeles Regional Water Board will follow the guidance once it is developed.

  • Estimated Completion Date: TBD
  • Response Date: August 2018

California State Auditor's Assessment of 6-Month Status: Pending


60-Day Agency Response

The Los Angeles Regional Water Board will follow the guidance once it is developed.

  • Estimated Completion Date: TBD
  • Response Date: April 2018

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Pending


All Recommendations in 2017-118

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.