Tuesday, March 21, 2017

CEQA scoping

Delta Stewardship Council considers a Delta Plan amendment on conveyance, storage, operations

The developing Delta Plan amendment to be subject of CEQA scoping meeting on Friday. CHRIS AUSTIN / Maven's Notebook

Maven's Notebook

Maven's Notebook

Last month, Delta Stewardship Council members heard an update on California WaterFix and discussed the proposed Delta Plan amendment for conveyance, system storage and the operation of both. Friday, the council will convene a CEQA scoping meeting to cover this and other Delta Plan amendments. Chris Austin dives deeper into February's meeting.

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California may leave U.S. flood insurance program

Capital Public Radio & Reuters

The threat of dangerous flooding is by no means over. More than 7 million Californians live in flood-prone areas. Many of them depend on the National Flood Insurance Program, or NFIP, to cover their losses. But California is considering a radical move: pulling out of the federal program.

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WateReuse recognizes recycled water leadership

WateReuse.org

The 2017 WateReuse California Awards were presented Monday to recycled water facilities, customers and advocates that are leaders in creating sustainable, locally controlled water supplies across the state. The awards ceremony was held in conjunction with the annual California conference in San Diego.

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