California Delegation Letter on Water Supplies
A letter signed by members of the House of Representatives, California State Senate and California State Assembly was sent to President Barack Obama and Governor Jerry Brown calling for action to mitigate the effects of this year’s dry conditions. The letter notes environmental restrictions, dry conditions and need for both immediate and long-term solutions.
Letter from Coalition of State Legislators Supporting BDCP Process
A coalition of 18 California State Legislators sent a letter to Governor Jerry Brown and Secretary of the United States Department of Interior Sally Jewell urging them to stay the course with the Bay Delta Conservation Plan and applauding their administrations’ efforts to minimize the project’s impact in the Delta.
Congressional Coalition Letter Supporting BDCP Process
A coalition of 13 Members of Congress issued a letter to Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Governor Jerry Brown expressing their strong support of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan process and urging the Department of the Interior and the State of California to continue making the BDCP a top priority.
Urban Water Agencies Coalition Letter in Response to BDCP Alternative
A coalition of urban water agencies issued a letter to Secretary Ken Salazar, Commissioner Michael Conner, Secretary John Laird and Deputy Secretary Jerry Meral explaining the drawbacks to the smaller conveyance system that is being discussed as an alternative to the Bay Delta Conservation Plan and the importance of moving forward with a plan that will provide a reliable water system for decades to come.
The Santa Clara Valley Water District also issued a letter.
Coalition Letter in Response to BDCP Alternative
A coalition of water agencies, business organizations and others issued a letter to Secretary Ken Salazar, Commissioner Michael Conner, Secretary John Laird and Deputy Secretary Jerry Meral urging them to stay the course toward crafting the Bay Delta Conservation Plan rather than pursuing an alternative that will not fully address the needs of the Delta ecosystem or secure the state’s water supply.
State Water Contractors, San Luis & Delta Mendota Water Authority Letter to Delta Stewardship Council
August 24, 2011
State Water Contractors and the San Luis & Delta Mendota Water Authority have submitted the following letter to the Delta Stewardship Council in response to the Delta Plan.