After the Prop 1 Water Bond passed in 2014, a cloud of mystery washed over the state of California. Who gets the money? How do they get it? When do they get it? In time, details emerged of the lengthy bureaucratic process that would dictate how the billions of dollars in bond funds would be doled out. Not surprisingly, it was not welcomed news for many people in the state who wanted to spring to action on various projects, including Sites Reservoir.
In Chapter 2, we explain the details of that bureaucratic process, and how Sites fits into the application criteria set forth by the California Water Commission.