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**Recruitment: Water Maintenance Worker I   



**Assessment Methodology Workshop Documents - January 31, 2020

Presentation and Fact Sheet


**RFQ No 20-001 CSIP Turnout Valve Inspection & Maintenance

RFQ No. 20-001 CSIP Turnout Valve Inspection & Maintenance

Addendum No. 1 - RFQ No. 20-001

RFQ Deadline: February 28, 2020 at 4:00pm


September 19, 2019 Finance Workshop Documents


Dam Breach and Spillway Breach Inundation Maps (Nacimiento Dam and San Antonio Dam)

Blanco Drain and Reclamation Ditch Water Rights Projects


The Salinas River Long-Term Management Plan has been released!

More information is located here.

Groundwater Extraction Reporting

The Online Portal is Now Open

Deadline:  Friday, February 14, 2020

Delinquency Period: March 20, 2020

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The Water Resources Agency manages, protects, stores and conserves water resources in Monterey County for beneficial and environmental use, while minimizing damage from flooding to create a safe and sustainable water supply for present and future generations.



To become a recognized and respected leader in the community we serve through demonstrated knowledge, integrity and the quality of our actions.



The Agency was formed in 1947 by State law, which established the Monterey County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, and was organized as a division of the Department of Public Works. In the late 50s, the Monterey County Flood Control and Water Conservation District became autonomous with the district Engineer reporting directly to the Board of Supervisors. In January of 1991, new legislation (SB 2580) changed the name of the Agency to the Monterey County Water Resources Agency to more accurately reflect its powers and functions. In addition to the Agency's responsibility for flood plain management and emergency flood-related preparedness, the Agency has jurisdiction over matters pertaining to water within the entire area of the County of Monterey, including both incorporated and unincorporated areas. The Agency is authorized to conserve water in any manner, to buy, sell and purvey water, to prevent the waste or diminution of the water extractions which are determined to be harmful to the groundwater basin.

The Agency owns two dams (Nacimiento and San Antonio) that are integral parts of the Agency's mission to provide flood control services and maintain water resources for the County of Monterey.


Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) - San Antonio and Nacimiento Reservoirs operations during drought

Submission of Application Deadline: March 20, 2020 

TAC Informational Letter  January 28, 2020

TAC Cover Letter  February 7, 2020

TAC Application (Fillable)  February 7, 2020

Salinas River Management Program and the LTMP

Topographic map of Monterey County and Salinas River

The purpose of the Salinas River LTMP is to describe a multi-benefit management program that addresses needs related to MCWRA facilities and operations, as well as related issues such as flood risk reduction..... MORE

California Statewide Groundwater Elevation Monitoring (CASGEM)

California Statewide Groundwater Elevation Monitoring logo

The California Statewide Groundwater Elevation Monitoring (CASGEM) program is a voluntary program coordinated by the Department of Water Resources (DWR) wherein local monitoring.... MORE

Nacimiento-San Antonio
Interlake Tunnel

Interlake Tunnel

Diverts water from Nacimiento Reservoir to San Antonio Reservoir which would otherwise been spilled at Nacimiento Dam. The Nacimiento river basin produces nearly three times the average annual....MORE


Request For Bids

Salinas River Diversion Facility
Access Road and Drainage Channel Maintenance Project

Deadline for submission is 2:00 P.M., October 26, 2017

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Monterey County Water Resources Agency
1441 Schilling Pl., North Bldg., Salinas, CA 93901

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