The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) announced the opening of the 45-day public comment period for the Proposition 68 Sustainable Groundwater Management (SGM) Grant Program Draft Proposition 68 Implementation Proposal Solicitation Package (Implementation PSP).
The public comment period began on July 31, 2020 and will close at 5 p.m. on September 18, 2020. Following the review of public comments, DWR will release the final Implementation PSP and solicit proposals.
For more information on this solicitation and to view the full program schedule, visit the SGM Grant Program webpage.
Comments can be submitted for the Draft Implementation PSP by one of the following methods:
1. Electronic Mail
Letters should be addressed to Kelley List, Programmatic Project Manager and sent to SGWP@water.ca.gov. Electronic files should be PDF or Microsoft Word compatible is preferred.
2. Hard Copy via U.S. Mail
Letters should be addressed to:
Kelley List, PG
SGM Grant Program Programmatic Project Manager
California Department of Water Resources
Financial Assistance Branch
Division of Regional Assistance
Post Office Box 942836
Sacramento, CA 95814
A public meeting will be held September 3, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, DWR will host the meeting as a GoTo Meeting webinar. The meeting will be recorded and a link to the recording will be posted on the website and emailed to subscribers of the SGM Grant Program’s email list (see below for subscription option) as soon as possible following the webinar. Please register for the public meeting here.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and instructions for joining the webinar.
We also encourage you to subscribe to the SGM Grant Program’s mailing list for new solicitations, document releases, upcoming workshops, and other IRWM grant-related announcements.
If you have any questions during the public comment period, please contact us at SGWP@water.ca.gov.