The State Water Board staff will conduct an informational webinar at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 16, 2019 to hear public comments on the Draft Proposition 1 Storm Water Grant Program Guidelines – Amended for Round 2 (Amended Guidelines), dated August 2019.
DFA staff will conduct an informational webinar on Monday, September 16, 2019 to present the draft guidelines to the public and solicit feedback. The webinar can be accessed using the Water Board’s Webcast system at . During the webinar any comments or questions can be submitted via email to .
The State Water Board will consider adopting the Amended Guidelines as early as the Tuesday, October 15, 2019 State Water Board Meeting.
The Water Quality, Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014 (Prop 1) allocated $200 million for multi-benefit storm water management grants (Water Code section 79747). The Prop 1 Storm Water Grant Program Guidelines, which were initially adopted by the State Water Board on December 15, 2015, outline the process to solicit applications, criteria to evaluate and select eligible proposals, and requirements that apply to funded projects. Staff have developed the Draft Amended Guidelines in anticipation of the second solicitation for implementation projects (Round 2), which is anticipated to open late 2019.
The Draft Amended Guidelines are available for review online at:
SUBMISSION OF WRITTEN COMMENTS
The State Water Board will accept written comments on the Draft Amended Guidelines. To submit written comments, please use the subject line: “Comment Letter – Draft Proposition 1 Storm Water Grant Program Guidelines – Amended for Round 2”. Written comments must be received by 12:00 noon on Friday, September 20, 2019 and should be submitted to the attention of:
Jeanine Townsend, Clerk to the Board;
State Water Resources Control Board
1001 I Street, 24th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Comment letters may be submitted to Clerk to the Board via email (if less than 15 megabytes) at firstname.lastname@example.org.