July 8, 2024

SAFER Advisory Group Membership Application Period Open

Applications for the Safe and Affordable Funding of Equity and Resilience (SAFER) Advisory Group are now open!

The State Water Board’s Safe and Affordable Funding for Equity and Resilience (SAFER) drinking water program aims to ensure that safe and affordable drinking water is available to Californians as quickly as possible. The SAFER program supports water systems in reaching these goals by funding sources, providing regulatory oversight, and aiding in community outreach and education.

The SAFER Advisory Group supports the Board on the SAFER Fund Expenditure Plan. There are 11 open seats for the 2025-2026 term. Meetings are in person or held via zoom. The deadline for applications is August 31, 2024.

Interested parties can apply through one of the following methods:

  • Online: View the electronic application form here.
  • Email: Download and complete the online application form here. Please email your completed application to [email protected]
  • Mail: Email [email protected] or call 916-445-5615 to request a printed copy of the application. Once completed, please mail it to:
    • State Water Resources Control Board 1001 I Street, 13th Floor, Attn: Office of Public Participation Sacramento, CA 95814
    • Mailed applications must be postmarked by August 31, 2024.