California Awards $3 Billion in Water-Storage Projects

From The Wall Street Journal – The California Water Commission awarded nearly $3 billion in funding to help kick-start a range of water-storage projects, including a new reservoir in the state’s biggest such investment in a generation. A total of eight projects that would add the equivalent of a new Shasta Lake received the funding, including the proposed Sites Reservoir 75 miles northwest of Sacramento, which got about a third of the money and would be California’s first new state reservoir in decades. (more)

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Greg Harvey has been selected as the Board’s Plan Implementation and Compliance Branch Chief, effective July 1, 2019. Greg has over 18 years of experience in the engineering field and has been with the Board since 2017. Since that time, Greg has played an active role in the coordination with key agencies for the Central Valley Flood Protection Plan Update, managed multiple flood system improvement projects, and acted as PIC Branch Supervisor for nine months. Congratulations, Greg!