IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 23, 2010
ARC ECOLOGY; SAN FRANCISCO BAYKEEPER; AND NATURAL RESOURCES DEFENSE COUNCIL, INC., PLAINTIFFS, AND CALIFORNIA REGIONAL WATER QUALITY CONTROL BOARD, SAN FRANCISCO BAY PLAINTIFF-INTERVENOR,
UNITED STATES MARITIME ADMINISTRATION; SEAN T. CONNAUGHTON, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS MARITIME ADMINISTRATOR; UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION; AND MARY E. PETERS,*FN1 IN HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS SECRETARY OF TRANSPORTATION, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
ORDER IN RESPONSE TO THE REGION, NOTICE OF SETTLEMENT SETTING A DATE FOR THE FILING OF A MOTION FOR APPROVAL OF A PROPOSED CONSENT DECREE AND VACATING PRETRIAL CONFERENCE AND TRIAL DATES
On March 23, 2010, Plaintiff-Intervenor the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region, "provid[ed] notice to the Court that all parties have agreed to a settlement of this action," and that "the parties expect to file a motion for approval of a proposed consent decree on or before April 9, 2010." Therefore, a motion for approval of the referenced consent decree shall be filed on or before April 9, 2010. Further, in light of the representation that this action has settled, the pretrial conference and trial dates are vacated.