Application Period Open for CWC Water Storage Funding

The California Water Commission has announced that proponents of new water storage projects in California may submit applications until Aug. 14 for funding of public benefits under Proposition 1, the $7.5 billion water bond approved by California voters in 2014. Proposition 1 includes $2.7 billion for public benefits related to new water storage projects.

The application period opened following approval by the California Office of Administrative Law(OAL) of the regulations governing the Water Storage Investment Program (WSIP. 

The application period for the WSIP opened March 14 and runs to Aug. 14, 2017.  To assist applicants, the commission has scheduled an application assistance workshop on March 30, 2017, at 9:30 a.m., in the Klamath hearing room on the second floor of the California Environmental Protection Agency located at 1001 I Street, Sacramento. The commission will schedule additional workshops, targeting specific application elements, to further assist applicants.

Information is available here