Editorial: Smaller Sites Makes it More Likely

May 15, 2020

The decision to reduce the size of the planned Sites Reservoir might appear to be a setback, but it’s really a step forward. It makes […]

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Sites Reservoir Project Scaled Back to Reduce Costs

May 11, 2020

An ambitious plan to build the largest new reservoir in California in 40 years to supply water to homes and businesses from the Bay Area […]

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Sites Reservoir Being Adjusted for Efficiency

April 25, 2020

The Sites Project Authority plans to recirculate an environmental document for the proposed Sites Reservoir after project leaders modified plans recently to right size the […]

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News Archive

Sites Reservoir Takes Critical Step Forward

August 14, 2017

MAXWELL, CA -The Sites Reservoir Authority (Authority) today has submitted its application to the California Water Commission for Proposition 1 […]

LaMalfa and Garamendi Urge Proposition 1 Funding for Sites Reservoir

July 31, 2017

(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) and Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA) issued the following statement after sending a bipartisan […]

Sites Reservoir proponents make their case

June 14, 2017

In the middle of a severe drought in November 2014, California voters approved Proposition 1, a $7.5 billion water bond […]

Sites Reservoir gets an important ally

April 6, 2017

In this year of record rainfall, billions of gallons of water are flowing to the ocean that – if only […]

Application Period for Water Storage Projects Begins March 14, 2017

March 8, 2017

SACRAMENTO- The California Water Commission (Commission) announced today that starting March 14, 2017, proponents of new water storage projects in […]

LaMalfa, Garamendi introduce bill boosting Sites Reservoir

March 3, 2017

Two north state congressmen have introduced joint legislation to help get Sites Reservoir built. The proposed reservoir west of Maxwell […]

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