Proposition 1

Proposition 1 Water Bond 2014 logoOn November 4, 2014, California voters approved Proposition 1, the Water Quality, Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014. Proposition 1 authorized $510 million in Integrated Regional Water Management (IRWM) funding. Funds are allocated to 12 hydrologic region-based Funding Areas.

 

The Proposition 1 IRWM Grant Program, administered by DWR, provides funding for projects that help meet the long-term water needs of the state, including:

  • Assisting water infrastructure systems adapt to climate change;
  • Providing incentives throughout each watershed to collaborate in managing the region's water resources and setting regional priorities for water infrastructure; and
  • Improving regional water self-reliance, while reducing reliance on Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.

Current Solicitation

Round 2 Implementation Grant Solicitation

On May 17, 2022, DWR released the final Guidelines and Proposal Solicitation Package for Proposition 1 Round 2 Implementation Grants. Please visit the Implementation Grant Program page for more information and direction on how to comment.  

Contact Information

Program

Contact

Phone Number

Email

IRWM Implementation
Section Chief

Muzaffar Eusuff

(916) 902-7535 Muzaffar.Eusuff@water.ca.gov
IRWM Planning
Program Manager
Ted Daum (916) 902-7800 Theodore.Daum@water.ca.gov

DAC Involvement
Program Manager

Maria Lorenzo-Lee

(916) 902-7424

Maria.Lorenzo-Lee@water.ca.gov

Round 1 IRWM Implementation
Program Manager

Maksim Khashchuk

 
(916) 902-7411 Maksim.Kashchuk@water.ca.gov

Round 2 IRWM Implementation
Program Manager

 Ashley Gilreath  (916) 902-6717 Ashley.Gilreath@water.ca.gov