Mid-Kings River Groundwater Sustainability Agency

GSA & SGMA News

Preliminary Draft of GSP for Public Review

The preliminary draft of the Tulare Lake Subbasin's Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) is now available for public review.  At the conclusion of the 90-day public review period, a public hearing on the draft Tulare Lake Subbasin Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 2, 2019 in the Admin Room adjacent to the Kings County Board of Supervisors Chambers, located at 1400 W. Lacey Blvd. in Hanford, CA.

 

The Mid-Kings River GSA will consider all written comments received before and up through the public hearing from beneficial users of groundwater or local stakeholders.  Written comments may be submitted by contacting the Mid-Kings River GSA or by providing oral and/or written comments at the public hearing.

GSA Overview

The Mid-Kings River Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) is joint powers authority, comprised of three local public agencies (Kings County Water District, City of Hanford and County of Kings).  The Mid-Kings River GSA is responsible for the implementation of California's Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) compliance within the GSA's boundary of the Tulare Lake Subbasin.

 

Tulare Lake Subbasin-Wide Public Outreach Meetings: Groundwater Sustainability Plan for the Tulare Lake Subbasin

Two subbasin-wide outreach meetings regarding the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) and the draft Groundwater Sustainability Agency were held, one on October 9, 2019 at the Lakeside Community Church in Hanford, and one on October 15, 2019 at the Lemoore Civic Auditorium.

Mid-Kings River GSA Board Meetings

The Mid-Kings River GSA Board of Directors meet on the second Tuesday of every month at 1 p.m. at the Kings County Water District, located at 200 Campus Drive in Hanford, unless otherwise posted.  Board agendas are posted on the Boards & Committees page.

Learn More About Mid-Kings River GSA and SGMA

Resources regarding the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) are linked under GSA Resources.  Learn more about the Mid-Kings River GSA on the About Us page.

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