November 29, 2018
NCRP 2019 PROPOSITION 1 ROUND 1 IRWM PROJECT PROPOSAL SOLICITATION
The Proposition 1 Integrated Regional Water Management (IRWM) Grant Program provides funding for projects that help meet the long term water needs of the state, including:
- Assisting water infrastructure systems adapt to climate change;
- Providing incentives throughout each watershed to collaborate in managing the region’s water resources and setting regional priorities for water infrastructure; and
- Improving regional water self-reliance
The North Coast funding area Proposition 1 IRWM allocation is $26.5 M and has approximately $22 M available for implementation projects over two rounds of funding.
On March 15, the NCRP received 36 project proposals in response to the NCRP 2019 Proposition 1 IRWM Project Solicitation for a total request of $35.5 million. The Technical Peer Review Committee (TPRC) will be meeting in Eureka on April 18 & 19 to discuss the project proposals and select a draft suite of NCRP Priority Projects to be presented to the Policy Review Panel during the NCRP Quarterly Meeting on April 26, in Yreka.