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Reclamation Releases Final Environmental Documents for the Sacramento Suburban Water District Water Use Efficiency Grants

Media Contact: Erin Curtis, 916-978-5100, 01/09/2015 17:35

For Release: January 09, 2015

SACRAMENTO, Calif. ? The Bureau of Reclamation has made available the Final Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for the Sacramento Suburban Water District Water Use Efficiency Grants.

Reclamation will provide funding towards two CALFED Water Use Efficiency Grants (a-R14AP00159 & b-R14AP00167) and one WaterSMART Water Use Efficiency Grant (R14AS00001) to the Sacramento Suburban Water District to assist in implementation of water conservation measures within the Sacramento Region. This action is authorized under Public Law 108-361, section 103(c)(d)(3)(A).

The final EA and FONSI were prepared in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act and are available at http://www.usbr.gov/mp/nepa/nepa_project_details.php?Project_ID=20421. If you encounter problems accessing the document, please call 916-978-5100 or email mppublicaffairs@usbr.gov.

For additional information or to request a copy of the Final EA/FONSI, please contact Carolyn Bragg at 916-989-7198 (TTY 1-800-877-8339) or cbragg@usbr.gov.

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Final EA/FONSI