M I N U T E SMONTEREY PENINSULA WATER AUTHORITY (MPRWA)TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (TAC)Regular Meeting2:00 PM, Monday, April 15, 2013CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERFEW MEMORIAL HALLMONTEREY, CALIFORNIAMembers Present:
Burnett, Huss, Israel, Narigi, Riedl, Riley, Stoldt
Legal Counsel, Executive Director, Clerk
CALL TO ORDER
Chair Burnett Called the meeting to order at 2:05 p.m.
ROLL CALLPLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCEREPORTS FROM TAC MEMBERS
Chair Burnett invited reports from TAC members and had no requests to speak.
Chair Burnett invited public comments for items not on the agenda. Nelson Vega asked that theTAC consider development of a matrix of the projects and associated costs to the public of allthe potential projects. The costs will overwhelm the consumer and needs to be communicatedin an understandable way. Tom Rowley spoke to Mr. Vega’s comments then spoke to the costimpacts for duplication of efforts by conducting multiple environmental reviews. He questioned ifthe PUC will order review of the Deep Water Desal project at the project or the program leveland expressed frustration that any review by the Monterey Peninsula Water ManagementDistrict will be duplicated efforts at the cost of the ratepayers. With no more requests to speak,Chair Burnett closed public comment and answered questions posed.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES
1. March 18, 2013On a motion by Committee Member Israel seconded by Committee Member Riedl and carriedby the following vote, the MPRWA Technical Advisory Committee approved the minutes ofMarch 18, 2013:AYES: 7 MEMBERS: Burnett, Huss Israel, Narigi, Riedl, Riley, Stoldt,