The Upper Los Angeles River Watershed Area is located in the midwest portion of Los Angeles County. The watershed area drains to the Pacific Ocean via the Los Angeles River and includes the Arroyo Seco, Verdugo Wash, Tujunga Wash and Pacoima Wash. Municipalities that fall within the boundaries of this Watershed Area include: Los Angeles, Glendale, La Cañada Flintridge, Los Angeles County, Burbank, Calabasas, Alhambra, San Fernando, South Pasadena, Monterey Park, Hidden Hills, Santa Clarita, and Pasadena.

The Upper Los Angeles River Watershed Area is estimated to receive up to $38.6 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

Gary Hildebrand, LA County Flood Control District

Delon Kwan, LA Department of Water and Power

Paul Liu, LA Department of Water and Power

Alfredo Magallanes, LA Sanitation & Environment

Cathie Santo Domingo, LA Recreation & Parks

Ernesto Pantoja, Laborers Local 300

Miguel Luna, Urban Semilla DakeLuna Consultants

John Luker, Santa Susana Mountain Park Association

David Nahai*, Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith

Veronica Padilla-Campos, Pacoima Beautiful

Yazdan Emrani, Glendale

Patrick DeChellis, La Cañada Flintridge

Barbara Romero, Los Angeles

Ackley Padilla**, Los Angeles

Jeff Camp, Los Angeles

Paul Alva, Los Angeles County

Kris Markarian, Pasadena

* Chair     **  Vice Chair

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Meetings and Events

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, May 28, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

WebEx Details HERE

Agenda    Video Conference Guidelines    SIP Guidelines & Tool Guide

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, May 14, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

WebEx Details HERE

Agenda     Video Conference Guidelines    Overview of Scored Projects     SIP Guidelines & Tool Guide

Additional Resources     Meeting Minutes DRAFT

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, April 30, 2020, 2:00 – 5:00 pm

WebEx Details HERE

Agenda     Video Conference Guidelines    Overview of Scored Projects     SIP Guidelines & Tool Guide

Project Presentations & Submittals Summary     Additional Resources     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, March 26, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 pm CANCELED

Media Center, Training Room A/B
2714 Media Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90065

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, March 12, 2020, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

LA County Public Works, Headquarters – Conference Room C
900 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Agenda      Overview of Scored Projects     Scoring Rubric     Expenditure Projections     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Monday, March 2, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

LA County Public Works, Headquarters – Conference Room A
900 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Agenda     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Monday, February 24, 2020, 3:00 – 5:00 pm

LA County Public Works, Headquarters – Conference Room B
900 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Agenda     Overview of Scored Projects     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Monday, February 10, 2020, 3:00 – 5:00 pm

LA County Public Works, Headquarters – Conference Room C
900 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Agenda     Overview of Scored Projects     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

LA County Public Works, Headquarters – Conference Room C
900 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Agenda     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Monday, January 6, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

LA County Public Works, Headquarters – Conference Room C
900 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Agenda     Overview of Project Submittals     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

LA County Public Works, Headquarters – Conference Room C
900 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Agenda     Meeting Minutes

 

Watershed Area Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, October 31, 2019, 9:00 – 11:00 am

Los Angeles City Hall, 10th Floor, Room 1050
200 Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Agenda     Meeting Minutes

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