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Santa Barbara Gets $3.6 Million Dollars In Grants For Water Projects

Posted on Monday, November 28, 2011 4:47pm


Santa Barbara County has received some major state grants for water projects in the county.

The State Department of Water Resources has awarded the county $3.6 million dollars.

$3.1 million dollars will be used to help implement seven different water supply, water conservation, flood control, and ecosystem restoration projects from Goleta to Santa Maria.

Another $555,000 will be used to update the county’s water management plan, which tries to insure water agencies countywide use water resources in the most coordinated, and sustainable ways possible.


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