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Adoption Meeting: Drinking Water For Schools Grant Program Funding Guidelines


4.20.2017 The State Water Resource Control Board will hold a public Board Meeting on May 16, 2017, to consider the adoption of the draft funding guidelines for the Drinking Water for Schools Grant Program. The Drinking Water for Schools Program provides a new source of grant funding for schools that need to improve access to or the quality of drinking water provided to their students and staff.

Details of the meeting are provided below:

May 16, 2017 – 9:00 a.m. | Joe Serna Jr.–CalEPA Headquarters Building | Coastal Hearing Room | 1001 I Street, Second Floor Sacramento, CA 95814

The proposed Guidelines and additional information about the grant program can be found here: link

Read letters submitted to inform the funding guidelines by California Food Policy Advocates (CFPA) and the Drinking Water Advocates Coalition here:

  • Joint Letter: PDF | CFPA Letter: PDF
  Questions? Contact: Hector Gutierrez at 213.482.8200 ext 202