Reclamation announces negotiations with Sacramento Suburban Water District for a long-term Warren Act contract

Media Contact: Erin Curtis, 916-978-5100, eccurtis@usbr.gov

For Release: May 03, 2018

FOLSOM, Calif. - The Bureau of Reclamation will conduct a second contract negotiation session with the Sacramento Suburban Water District on contract terms and conditions for a long-term Warren Act contract.

The contract will be negotiated for the conveyance of up to 29,000 acre-feet of non-Central Valley Project water per year using excess capacity in Folsom Reservoir.

The negotiation session will be held at the Regional Office, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento CA, 95825:

  • May 18, 2018/9:00 AM – 2:00 PM; Conference room: W-2617

To preregister, please contact Lucille Billingsley, Supervisory Repayment Specialist, Central California Area Office, at 916-537-7050, or lbillingsley@usbr.gov.

The public is welcome to attend the session and will have the opportunity to provide comments to Reclamation regarding this contracting action; participation instructions will be available at the session. There will be no conference call-in number. The proposed draft contract will be available at the session.

For additional information regarding the negotiation session please contact Lucille Billingsley.

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