Water Partnership and Consolidation Events

2021

Water Partnership Events

The 2021-2022 SAFER Water Partnership Trainings are a series of FREE regionally-focused workshops hosted by the State Water Board’s Division of Drinking Water. These workshops provide the information and tools to inform and empower decision makers to pursue a more sustainable and resilient regional water system landscape for their communities.

2021-2022 SAFER Water Partnership Workshops

Northern California
City Date Registration
Prunedale (Monterey) 07/15/2021 Closed
Placer County 08/26/2021 Closed
Modesto (Stanislaus) 09/22/2021 Closed
El Dorado County 11/16/2021  
Stockton (San Joaquin) 12/08/2021  
Marina (Monterey) 12/16/2021  
West County (Sonoma) TBD  
Pajaro (Monterey) 01/27/2022  
Southern California
City Date Registration
West Bakersfield (Kern) 07/22/2021 Closed
Lancaster (Los Angeles) 08/19/2021 Closed
Bakersfield (Kern) 09/08/2021 Closed
Southeast (Los Angeles) 09/30/2021 Closed
Fresno County 10/13/2021 Register
Inyo County 10/14/2021 Register
San Luis Obispo County 11/04/2021 Register
Lake Isabella (Kern) 12/08/2021  

2022 Dates will be released for the following regions: Santa Rosa, Contra Costa, Napa, Sacramento, Riverside, San Bernadino, Tulare, San Diego, Madera, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles

Free Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCA) training classes, each workshop qualifies for two operator contact hours.

Needs Assessment Results

SAFER completed the 2021 Drinking Water Needs Assessment reports. The Needs Analysis unit will continue to host public workshops and receive public comments, please visit the Needs Assessment page for the newest results and information on past workshops.

  • July 1, 2021: Deadline to submit public feedback to the Needs Assessment Results.

Resources from Previous Years

Water Partnership Resource Updates

USEPA Updates of its Water Partnership Website

SWRCB and CPUC Joint Workshop Resources

On November 13, 2017, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) met with the State Board for a Joint Workshop: Providing Safe Drinking Water Through Consolidation of Water Systems and SB 623. Provided below is a link to the video and the presentations from the workshop.

SWRCB and CPUC Joint Workshop

On August 17th, 2017, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) met with the State Board for a Joint Workshop: Providing Safe Drinking Water through Consolidation of Water Systems. Provided below is a link to the video and five presentations from the workshop.