March 16, 2015

Issue #25

Editor's Note

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Oil by Rail Page Now Available on League Website

The League has been carefully monitoring the issue of the transport crude oil and other hazardous materials and has convened a number of related meetings for members. This is part of an ongoing effort to educate League members and advocate for improved rail safety. Staff has now put together a webpage that includes background materials, correspondence and additional resources on this issue. For more, please visit

Public Safety

DWR Opens Public Comment Period on Draft Proposition 84 Grant Guidelines

The Department of Water Resources (DWR) has released the draft Guidelines and Proposal Solicitation Package (PSP) for the 2015 Implementation Grant Solicitation funded by Proposition 84 (The Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006).

Water, Meetings and Events, Action Item

Three Water Bond Workshops Scheduled for April

The State Water Board, Division of Financial Assistance is hosting public workshops in April on the Proposition 1 Water Recycling Funding Program (WRFP). Prop. 1, the Water Bond, allocates $725 million in funding for recycled water and desalination projects. The workshops will present the draft amended WRFP guidelines and the proposed plan to implement Prop. 1 Water

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