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Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance

Division of Statewide Integrated Water Management

Water Use Efficiency
901 P Street Sacramento, CA 95814-3515

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P.O. Box 942836
Sacramento, CA 94236-0001

Public Comments


Name Comments
Abigail Feldman Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance changes
Alan Moss Moss_Response to the proposed revision to the Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance (MWELO)
Andriana Sweeney The revisions to AB 1881
Ann-Marie Benz Bay-Friendly Coalition appreciates the opportunity to comment on the draft MWELO
Annette Saul The water needs of trees and turf
Barney Dresman Propose separate new landscaping and rehab rules since the goals are entirely different
Brian Dutchover Concern with the requirement of “master valves are required on all projects” 492.7(a)(1)(H)
Bryan Tassey concerned with the new recommendations to change the current Model Water Efficiency Ordinance
Bryce Carnehl Hunter is in strong support of the 1”/hr precipitation rate mandate
Camilo Arellano Jr. & Jack Broadbent The MWELO draft revisions
Carolyn Bell The opportunity to comment on the Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance
Chad Sutton Recommendations when updating the MWELO
Chris Curry would like to make some suggestions regarding the MWELO Revisions
Chris Steele Can’t say I agree with some of the measures
Chris Thomas Proposed Revisions to MWELO
Clayton Barager Support the positions of the ASIC and ASLA on this manner
CNPS Comments for MWELO draft June 12, 2015
Corey Fox Some comments to the proposed MWELO modifications
Daniel ZumMallen Issues with the proposed California MWELO
Daryl Green In regards to the proposed MWELO regulations
David De Vries Recommended amendments to the Draft Ordinance
Delta_Bluegrass More questions than answers for MWELO
Dennis Pittenger Comments on the current draft MWELO
Diana Messina The intention of our informal comments about MWELO
Doug Sweeney Regarding the upcoming proposed changes to the California MWELO
Elaine Dove Many municipalities do not have staff experienced in irrigation and landscape
Elisa Read Comment on the latest draft of the Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance Update
Eugene Barrow Thoughts are on the proposed changes to MWELO
Evan Mather Express my concern regarding the proposed MWELO revisions
Gabby Kerr Responding to the proposed MWELO for California
Completed responding to the proposed MWELO for California
Glen Brouwer Concerned with several points in the draft MWELO
Gregory Plumb The opportunity to provide comments to the revised MWELO
Grow Water Opportunity to weigh in on the MWELO plan and taking action
Harold Young Implementing change and pushing for greater efficiency guidelines is critical
Harry Thompson Comment is to include industry experts of existing irrigation hardware in the panels of discussion
Heather and Albert Fuchslin Have finally hit it with the new landscape ordinance revisions
Jennifer Salazar The opinion that the proposed MWELO
Jess Stryker Surprised by the lack of irrigation knowledge some of the proposal changes display
Jim Winter Have concerns about some of the proposed language.
Joe Frisbie To voice my concern and objection to the proposed changes in the MWELO
John Kern The term "regenerative landscape system..." sets the wrong tone right at the start
John Matuska Some of the proposed changes to MWELO are very concerning to us
Karen McNamara Comments regarding the DRAFT MWELO
Kathryn Reed My comments regarding the MWELO update
Kathy Copley I’d like to make some statements followed by more specific points
Katie Driscoll There are issues which I believe require further review and comment
Laura Allen Please find my comments to the MWELO included in this email
Lee Clifton Recommendations
Lisa Bellora To echo the comments that were brought up regarding existing landscapes
Mark Meahl This type of decision should be left to the experts in the field
Mark Susser we have a number of concerns about the new draft language
Mary Radley The comments to make on the ordinance revisions
Masumi Ozawa Want to stress on some of the points
Maureen Stapleton Comments on the Department of Water Resources' Update to the State MWELO
Melinda Taylor Hold off on issuing new formula calculations
Moises Noyola Responses to the proposed revision to the MWELO
Paul Lancaster Several points to make with regards to the above referenced Ordinance
Rachel Vassar Issues with the draft MWELO concerns
Raj Brown A few of the highlights that we are concerned with
Richard Blanchard Here are some of my concerns
Robert Cadena Prepared comments for DWR’s consideration
Russell Ackerman The City of Santa Monica supports these changes to the MWELO
Samantha Harris Comment on the latest draft of the MWELO
Scott Houck Please consider much more review before making drastic changes to the ordinance
Sean Batten I am against the new proposed MWELO standards
Shannon Rogers My comments on the MWELO
Stephanie Shermoen My concerns & recommendations for the proposed changes to the MWELO ordinance
Alfred Rattie Cover Letter
USCC CA MWELO comments final
ASIC Cover Letter
ASIC MWELO comments
Bill Williams Cover Letter
Ca MWELO Letter #2
Bob Simpson Cover letter
A-S DWR MWELO proposed changes response Letter
Bob Stone Revisions to AB 1881
Brent Jacobson Cover letter
MWELO Comment Letter
Brett French Proposted changes to 2010 MWELO
Proposted changes to 2010 MWELO 2
Brian Larimore Cover letter
Update of the State MWELO
Brian Mitchell AB 1881 comments
Cal Poly Pomona Cover letter
Cal Poly Pomona Comments Model Ordinance
Cheryl Buckwalter Cover letter
Submitted Comments MWELO Buckwalter
Chris McKinney Cover letter
Escondido Comments Model Landscape Ordinance Update
Chris Zanobini Cover letter
MEFLO - CANGC Comments
Dale Steele Cover letter
VWCA comments MWELO Update Public Draft
Dan Gluesenkamp Cover letter
CNPS comments on MWELO 6182015
Darrin Drollinger Cover letter
ASABE submission to CA WELO
Dave Giddens Cover letter
MWELO-2015 Update Response Letter
David Contreras Cover letter
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David Pagano Cover letter
MWELO response.ddp_6-16-15
Delta Bluegrass Company Cover letter
L-Saare-Edmonds re Comments of Delta Bluegrass re MWELO
Dennis Madison Cover letter
FLMPA Draft MWELO Comments
Doug Grove Cover letter
RHA Landscape Architects - Comments on proposed changes to the MWELO
Doug Johnson Cover letter
Cal-IPC MWELO comments
Douglas York Cover letter
Ewing_WELO Resp. 6.26.15 REV
Ed Pike Cover letter
MWELO emergency update Statewide Utility Codes and Standards Team Comments
Elizabeth Lovsted Cover letter
EMWD_MWELO_Comments_6_26_2015
Elizabeth McCartney Cover letter
IA Final Comments on MWELO 06.26.15
Erin Gil Cover letter
MWELO submittal 2015 II
Revised Cover Letter
Revised MWELO submittal 2015 II
Felice Tacktill Cover letter
Water Authority Comments on MWELO Update (6-23-2015)
Fiona Sanchez Cover letter
IRWD_DraftMWELO Comments 062615
Fred March Letter
ASIC MWELO comments
IA Final Comments on MWELO 06.26.15
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Gene Smith Cover letter
Hunter Comments on MWELO 20150617
Geza Kisch Cover letter
Water Management Group Comments - Landscape Water Ordinance REVISED
Jack Hawks Cover letter
CWA Comments 2015 Update to Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance
Jack Karlin Cover letter
MWELO_Public_Comment
Jacob Tobias Cover letter
MWELO Draft Update Comments_2015-06-26
Jason Smith Cover letter
MWELO letter
Jeff Stephenson Cover letter
Water Authority Comments on MWELO Update (6-23-2015)
Jennifer Burke Cover letter
SRW_MWELO_CommentLetter
Jerry Desmond Jr Cover letter
CMAC MWELO Comments 6-25-15
Jim Soules Cover letter
618 ORWS Memo
Joe Berg Cover letter
MWDOC Comments on Draft MWELO
John Addink Letter
Comments - Landscape Water Ordinance 6-20-15
John Norwood Cover letter
CPSA Public Comment Re June 12 MWELO Draft Ordinance
John Oudyk Cover letter
MWELO objections 6-26-15
John Tikotsky Letter
BPC Sec 5500,5615,5640,6700,7025,FAC 6721
CCASLA Cover letter
CCASLA_SWRCB MWELO Letter_6-16-15
CCASLA_SWRCB MWELO Letter_6-26-15
CCASLA_SWRCB MWELO Letter_7-15-15
Joseph Dominic Gallegos Cover letter
Submitted by Dominic Gallegos 562-301-5598
Joseph Farace Cover letter
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Jurgen Gramckow Cover letter
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Karina Guerrieri 6-24-15
6-26-15
2013.09.25 - 105 Water Budget Calculations - Graph
2013.09.25 - 105 Water Budget Calculations - Table
Follow Up
6-30-15
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Follow Up 2
Karla Ruiz Cover letter
signed original
Keith Rattay Cover letter
California Dept of Water Resources 6-26-15
Kimberly Lewis Cover letter
Memo to DWR June 16 2015 - final
Kurtis Wolford This is my public comment regarding AB1881
Lance Sweeney Cover letter
MWELO Response
Larry Hall Cover letter
CLCA Comments_Model Ordinance
Larry Rohlfes Cover letter
CLCA Comments_Model Ordinance
Linda Eremita Original Cover Letter
TreePeople comments on MWELO
Updated Cover Letter
Updated TreePeople comments on MWELO
Luis Sierra Cover letter
MWELO - Proposed Changes
Mark Crutcher Jr Cover letter
150626 MWELO response
Matt McKinney Cover letter
LATC Comment for MWELO proposed changes
Melanie Stanton Cover letter
Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance MWELO Final
The Role of Turfgrasses by Dr. James Beard
Turfgrass Benefits Literature Review for Developing Nations
Mia Marvelli Cover letter
EO_B_29_15_MWELO_Update_06_12_15(VL)_Public_Draft-CBSC comments 6-16-15
Michael Strunk Cover letter
Letter
Michelle Koo Cover letter
City of Hayward Review Comments - Model WELO Update 2015 - 6-26-15
Mike Atkinson Cover letter
MWELO letter 06 25 15
Nan Sterman Cover letter
Draft MWELO Ordinance Comments, Plant Soup, 6-25-15
Nathan Houx Cover letter
Nathan Houx - Response to Draft MWELO 06-23-15
Nelda Matheny Cover letter
HortScienceComments-MWELO2015
Pam Pavela Cover letter
Comment Letter from WMWD 2015
Paul Herzog Cover letter
MWELO update.6_26_15.Surfrider
Paul Mewton Cover letter
CCSD MWELO Comments 6-26-15
Randy Inlow Cover letter
06-12-15-Comments Water Ordinance Draft
Robert Perry Recommended Revisions to Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance
Recommended Revisions to Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance 2
Robert Raymer Cover letter
DWR Proposed Changes to MWELO - Industry Coalition Comments (6-23-15)
Roger DeWeese 6-19-15 Letter
6-29-15 Letter
Ron Alexander Cover letter
AAPFCO compost benefits document4 wbackupfinal
ATTRA water conserve research
WELO raa
Ron Wolfarth 6-23-15
Cover letter
Opening Letter
Appendix A - ETAFWhite Paper012609
Appendix B - Final Rainbird Report Apr 2013 Brown Gilbert
Appendix C - Wind Effects on Sprinkler Irrigation Performance Manuscript_Randy Montgomery
Appendix D - Randy Montgomery IA 2013 Presentation
Appendix E - Rotary_Nozzles_and_Cycle_+_Soak
Basic Soil Intake Rate IA CLIA Handbook
Low Precip Study from WSI2012
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Sprinkler Irrigation and Soil Moisture Uniformity-Dukes-2006
wucols00
6-25-15
Final Cover Letterc
Appendix A - ETAFWhite Paper012609
Appendix B - Final Rainbird Report Apr 2013 Brown Gilbert
Appendix C - Wind Effects on Sprinkler Irrigation Performance Manuscript_Randy Montgomery
Appendix D - Randy Montgomery IA 2013 Presentation
Appendix E - Rotary_Nozzles_and_Cycle_+_Soak
Rain Bird Comments on Proposed Changes to MWELO - FINAL-2015-06-25
Scott Sommerfeld Cover letter
Cover Letter 2
Copy of WELO Commerts_EBMUD (2)
Scotts Miracle Gro Cover letter
Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance
Steve Greyshock Cover letter
ACC-OC Letter_Draft Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance
Steve Hohl 6-23-15
6-26-15
Cover Letterc
Steve Hohl California MWLEO response letter
Steven Zien Cover letter
Cover letter 2
Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance comments by Steven Zien
#2 Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance comments by Steven Zien
Ted Hunt Cover letter
Response to the questionable use of emergency powers
Teresa Chase Letter
Water Authority Comments on MWELO Update (6-23-2015)
Teresa Eade Cover letter
StopWaste ltr on 6.12 draft MWELO 6.26.2015 Final
Terri Rahhal Cover letter
2015 Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance Update Letter
Terry Stemple Cover letter
MWELO Comments ltr 6.26.15
Tom Bressan Cover letter
WELO Update
Toro Michael Smith
Mike Baron
Cover letter
Toro Irrigation - DWR MWELO Feedback_ 6-26-15_1
Tracy Quinn Cover letter
NGO Comment Ltr_DWR 061215 Draft MWELO
Vern Goehring Cover letter
CNPS comments on MWELO 6182015