On Thursday, October 13, 2022, the California Coastal Commission will be hearing and considering Application No. 9-20-0691 by the South Coast Water District to allow for the construction and operation of the Doheny Desalination Project in southern Orange County. The hearing will be conducted in a hybrid format, with public participation possible virtually and in person. The meeting will be held at: Best Western Island Palms Hotel & Marina, 2051 Shelter Island Dr., San Diego, CA.
Agenda information and details regarding the submittal of speaker request forms and virtual participation can be found at the Coastal Commission’s website here: California Coastal Commission
CalDesal strongly encourages the submittal of support letters for the Doheny Desalination Project. The item on the agenda is 10(a) – Application No. 9-20-0691 (South Coast Water District, Orange County). There is an active link on the Coastal Commission website to submit comments electronically. All comments must be received by no later than 5:00 PM on Friday, October 7, 2022, to be distributed to all members of the Coastal Commission.
Here is the item on the Thursday, October 13 agenda:
10 Coastal Permit Applications
a. Application No. 9-20-0691 (South Coast Water District, Orange County)
Application by South Coast Water District to construct and operate a seawater desalination facility in Dana Point with seawater intake wells to be located at Doheny State Beach, in the City of Dana Point, Orange County. (TL-SF)