News

What is California doing to capture and store all the water from winter storms?

February 21, 2024

SACRAMENTO – We all know the saying about saving something for a rainy day, but in California it’s about saving the water for a dry […]

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Sites analysis touts potential of reservoir

February 16, 2024

According to a new analysis by the Sites Project Authority, the proposed Sites Reservoir would be 80% full after recent storms had the long-planned project […]

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Sites Reservoir project receives the green light for construction

December 7, 2023

A key milestone was recently reached, bringing the Sites Reservoir project—a crucial initiative contributing to California’s water infrastructure—closer to construction. The final environmental impact report, officially […]

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Press Releases

Press Release: New Analysis Finds Sites Reservoir Would Be 80 Percent Full After Recent Storms If It Were Operational Today

February 15, 2024

New Analysis Finds Sites Reservoir Would Be 80 Percent Full After Recent Storms If It Were Operational Today 2023 and […]

Press Release: Sites Reservoir Reaches Milestone in Environmental Review Process

November 17, 2023

Sites Reservoir Reaches Milestone in Environmental Review Process SACRAMENTO, CA – The Sites Project Authority, as the lead agency under […]

Press Release: California Certifies Sites Reservoir Under Senate Bill 149 for Streamlined Judicial Review

November 7, 2023

California Certifies Sites Reservoir Under Senate Bill 149 for Streamlined Judicial Review Decision Saves Time and Reduces Cost While Ensuring […]

Press Release: Sites Reservoir Awarded $30 Million in New Federal Funding

July 28, 2023

Sites Reservoir Awarded $30 Million in New Federal Funding   Sacramento, CA – Sites Reservoir was awarded an additional $30 […]

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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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