Prop 68 Groundwater Treatment and Remediation Grant Program

Proposition 68 was passed by voters in June 2018. The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) will administer $74 million from Chapter 11.1 for grants for treatment and remediation activities that prevent or reduce the contamination of groundwater that serves as a source of drinking water.

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What's New!

Division of Financial Assistance (DFA) staff have drafted the Proposition 68 Groundwater Treatment and Remediation Grant Program Guidelines.

DFA staff conducted three public meetings in June 2019, to receive oral comments on the draft.  After reviewing written comments and input from the public meetings, an updated version will be presented to the State Water Board for consideration of adoption in August 2019. The workshop presentation and June 24th public workshop webcast recording is provided in the links below:

Please access the Public Notice for additional information regarding these events and how to submit written comments. If you have any questions or need further information, please see the Proposition 68 Groundwater Treatment and Remediation Grant Program website or contact us at, Subject Line: Prop 68 Groundwater Guidelines.


Milestones Dates
Draft Guidelines May 2019
Funding Guidelines August 2019
Solicitation Opens Fall 2019
Awards Spring 2020

*Dates are approximate. Please sign-up for email updates to stay informed.

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