Report 2021-118 Recommendation 12 Responses
Report 2021-118: State Water Resources Control Board: It Lacks the Urgency Necessary to Ensure That Failing Water Systems Receive Needed Assistance in a Timely Manner (Release Date: July 2022)
Recommendation #12 To: Water Resources Control Board
To increase transparency in the funding process and make its online search tool more useful to water systems applying for funding, by January 2023 the State Water Board should update its online search tool for funding applications to include the cause of any prolonged delays in the process, including the need for reviews by external parties.
60-Day Agency Response
Division of Financial Assistance is exploring options on how we could track some of the causes for delay. This would coincide with additional changes needed in the database. Submit request for changes September 2022.
- Estimated Completion Date: January 1, 2023
- Response Date: September 2022
California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: No Action Taken
Agency responses received are posted verbatim.