Meeting of the California Water Commission - April 20, 2017

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State of California, Resources Building, 1416 Ninth Street, First Floor Auditorium, Sacramento, CA, 95814

1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call

3. Approval of March 2017 Meeting Minutes

4. Executive Officer's Report

The Executive Officer will report on various matters addressed since the previous Commission meeting, including activities related to the Water Storage Investment Program.

5. Commission Member Reports

An opportunity for members to disclose any meetings or conversations related to Commission business since the previous Commission meeting.

6. Public Testimony

Although no formal Commission action will be taken, the Commission offers an opportunity to the public to address the Commission on items of interest that   are within the Commission's jurisdiction, but that do not specifically appear on the agenda.

Correspondence Received by the Commission Regarding This Item:

7. Update on Groundwater Management

Department of Water Resources (DWR) staff will brief the Commission on activities related to the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA),   including Groundwater Sustainability Agency formation, reviews of Alternatives to Groundwater Sustainability Plans, and technical assistance.

8. Local Perspectives on Groundwater Management

Representatives of the Regional Water Authority, Yolo County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, and Pajaro Valley Water Management   Agency will describe groundwater management activities and local perspectives on meeting SGMA requirements.

9. Update on Proposition 1 Local Financial Assistance

DWR and State Water Resources Control Board staff will brief the Commission on the status of local assistance programs related to SGMA and drought,   including technical assistance and support for Disadvantaged Communities.

10. Consideration of Items for Next California Water Commission Meeting

11. Adjourn

*The Commission may break for lunch as needed.*

Written comments regarding specific items on this agenda will be provided to the Commissioners in hard copy as part of their meeting packets if they are received by 5:00 p.m. on Monday prior to the Commission meeting. Staff will make every effort to provide comments received after this deadline electronically, but we cannot make any guarantees.