Deadline for compliance upcoming.

March 2003 is the deadline for California municipalities to comply with the EPA in dealing with NPDES Phase II and Total Maximum Daily Load regulations according to Winzler & Kelly, a Santa Rosa, Calif. consulting engineering firm. Some municipalities now include compliance with Phase II TMDL regulations in their storm water planning and master planning activities, while others are utilizing training and educational opportunities through organizations such as the Association of Bay Area Governments.