Public Notices

 Overview 

Welcome to DWR's 'Public Notices' section. We list here all current public notices of interest to both the public and private sectors, including notices of public hearings, intent to award contracts and grants and purchases.

All current Public Notices are listed and accessed through the navigation column to the right. Past notices are archived and accessed throughout the 'Archives' link at the bottom of the listings.

  • Notice of Preparation (NOP) (7/13/2018) – DWR released an NOP for the development of the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the proposed State Water Project Water Supply Contract Amendments for Water Management and California WaterFix (proposed project). Any interested person may comment on the scope of the EIR for the proposed project. Comments must be in writing and received by 5 p.m. on August 13, 2018, which is 30 days after publication of the NOP.
    • Send your written comments to: Cassandra Enos-Nobriga, Executive Advisor, State Water Project, Department of Water Resources, 1416 Ninth Street, Room 1148-3, Sacramento CA 95814, or by email to ContractAmendment_comments@water.ca.gov.

    •  DWR will hold a scoping meeting on Thursday, August 2, 2018 in the Resources Building Auditorium, 1416 Ninth Street, Sacramento, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., which will include a brief presentation about the proposed project followed by public comment on the scope and content of the EIR analysis.

  • Inundation Map Regulations
  • FERC Engineering Guidelines for the Evaluation of Hydropower Projects, Ch. II: Selecting and Accommodating Inflow Design Floods for Dams
  • FERC Relicensing for South SWP Hydropower Facilities
  • Dutch Slough Tidal Marsh Restoration Project
  • Notice of Preparation
  • Sherman Island Whale’s Mouth Wetland Restoration Project

Contact Information

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DWR Public Affairs Office

1416 9th Street, Room 252-22

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