Report 2021-118 Recommendation 13 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 #13 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 date the State Water Board expects to complete its reviews and award funding to the water system.
60-Day Agency Response
Division of Financial Assistance is looking at existing database information, such as key milestone dates in the contract development process, to determine which would be applicable to report in the online tool. Modifications to existing reports will be needed. Submit request to database contractor in September 2022.
- Estimated Completion Date: January 1, 2023
- Response Date: September 2022
California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Pending
Agency responses received are posted verbatim.