Governor signs bill creating new water agency

California Drought Water Legislation

Senate Bill 634(SB 634) by Senator Scott Wilk, R- Antelope Valley, has been signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown. The legislation repeals the Castaic Lake Water Agency Law and creates the Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency. The initial boundaries of the new district are the same as those of …

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Oroville’s Assemblyman Gallagher expresses frustration regarding his pending dam safety legislation

California Water Legislation Coming Soon

Assembly Bill 1270, the Dams and Reservoirs: Inspections and Reporting bill, authored by Assemblyman James Gallagher (R-3rd District-Yuba City) has been held until the final day of the 2017 legislative session. Rep. Gallagher, whose district includes Oroville and the severely damaged Oroville Dam, has expressed his frustration over the situation …

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