Public Comment Period Opens for Sustainable Groundwater Management Grant Program


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The California Department of Water Resources announced the opening of the 45-day public comment period for the Draft Proposition 68 2019 Sustainable Groundwater Management Grant Program Guidelines and the Planning – Round 3 Proposal Solicitation Package (PSP).

The public comment period began on May 3, 2019 and will close at 5 p.m. on June 17, 2019. Following the review of public comments, DWR will release the final guidelines and solicit proposals.

For more information on this solicitation and to view the full program schedule, visit the Sustainable Groundwater Management Grant Program web page.

Comments can be submitted for the 2019 Draft PSP and Draft Guidelines by one of the following methods:


  1. Electronic Mail

    Transmitted comments should be sent to Electronic files should be Microsoft Word compatible or PDF. PDF is preferred.


  2. Hard Copy via U.S. Mail

    California Department of Water Resources

    Division of Integrated Regional Water Management

    Financial Assistance Branch

    Post Office Box 942836

    Sacramento, CA 94236

    Attention: Kelley List


  3. Hard Copy via Hand Delivery

    901 P Street

    Sacramento, CA 95814

    Attention: Kelley List


  4. Public Meetings

A minimum of three public meetings will be held June 3 through June 11. The dates, times, and locations will be posted soon on the following website.

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 (916) 651-9613 or at