State Issues Notice of Determination for California WaterFix
The California Department of Water Resources today certified that the environmental review of California WaterFix meets all requirements of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). The Notice of Determination (NOD) is a key step for the state as water agencies throughout California approach key decision points this fall.
Sacramento, CA – “Today’s announcement demonstrates again that California WaterFix meets some of the most stringent environmental protections in the nation. We’re pleased to be one step closer to a reliable water system that will protect water for agriculture and millions of Californians, and support a healthier environment. It’s time for California to modernize the State Water Project and we look forward to the next steps.”
State Water Contractors
The State Water Contractors is a statewide, non-profit association of 27 public agencies from Northern, Central and Southern California that purchase water under contract from the California State Water Project. Collectively the State Water Contractors deliver water to more than 25 million residents throughout the state and more than 750,000 acres of agricultural land.