The Lower San Gabriel River Watershed Area is located in southeast Los Angeles County. The watershed area drains to the Pacific Ocean via the San Gabriel River and includes Coyote Creek and a downstream portion of the San Gabriel River. Municipalities that fall within the boundaries of this Watershed Area include: Long Beach, Commerce, Compton, Vernon, South Gate, Downey, Lynwood, Huntington Park, Paramount, Bell Gardens, Bell, Pico Rivera, Cudahy, Maywood, Signal Hill, Carson, Lakewood, and Los Angeles County.

The Lower San Gabriel River Watershed Area is estimated to receive up to $16.7 million annually to fund regional projects and programs.

Regional Program funds for the Watershed Area are programmed by the Watershed Area Steering Committee  comprised of local stakeholders from agencies, municipalities, and community members from within the Watershed Area. The Steering Committee will meet regularly to develop funding plans and recommendations to provide water quality, water supply, and community enhancement benefits to the region. Available meeting details are below.

Steering Committee

Julian Juarez, LA County Flood Control District

Tammy Hierlihy, Central Basin

Diane Gatza, Water Replenishment District

Kristen Ruffell, LA County Sanitation Districts

Stephen Scott, City of Long Beach Parks and Recreation

Dan Knapp, Conservation Corps of Long Beach

Adam Galia, Resident

Mark Stanley, Rivers and Mountains Conservancy

 

Mike O’Grady, Cerritos

Delfino Consunji, Downey

Lisa Ann Rapp*, Lakewood

Melissa You**, Long Beach

Bernie Iniguez, Bellflower

Noe Negrete, Santa Fe Springs

Vicki Smith, Whittier

* Chair     ** Vice Chair

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Meetings and Events

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 8:30 – 11:30 am CANCELED

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 8:30 – 11:30 am

WebEx Details HERE

Agenda     Video Conference Guidelines     Meeting Resources

Project Presentations and Submittals Summary     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 9:00am – 11:00am CANCELED

City of Lakewood, Burns Community Center, 2nd floor
5510 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:00am – 11:30am

City of Lakewood, Executive Board Room
5000 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

Agenda     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 9:00am – 11:00am

City of Lakewood, Burns Community Center, 2nd floor
5510 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

Agenda     Overview of Scored Projects     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 9:00am – 11:30am

City of Lakewood, Burns Community Center, 2nd floor
5510 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

Agenda     Overview of Scored Projects     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 9:00am – 11:00am

City of Lakewood, Burns Community Center, 2nd floor
5510 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

Agenda     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 9:00 – 11:00 am

City of Lakewood, Burns Community Center, 2nd floor
5510 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

Agenda     Overview of Project Submittals     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 9:00 – 11:00 am

City of Lakewood, Burns Community Center, 2nd floor
5510 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

Agenda     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 3:00 – 5:00 pm

City of Lakewood
5000 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712

Agenda          Meeting Minutes

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