WATER RESTORATION ASSISTANCE (Program); WATER RESTORATION ASSISTANCEGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$587,252,45164.00$726,832,41664.00($139,579,965)0.00
 

 
Policy Area:  WATER RESOURCES
Issue:            INCREASED WORKLOAD FOR STATE GRANT PROGRAMS - WATER RESTORATION ASSISTANCE

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 includes funding for Other Personnel Services and other operational needs to assist in managing the Division of Water Restoration's workload to help local governments implement water quality improvement projects funded by grant and loan programs. This issue will assist in timely development of grant agreements after appropriation, successful project management and oversight and timely processing of reimbursement requests throughout the multi-year construction phases of these projects.