LAKE COUNTY, Calif. (April 24, 2018) –The California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA) is tasked by AB 707 (Aguiar-Curry, Chapter 842, Statues of 2017) with the creation of a Blue Ribbon Committee for the Rehabilitation of Clear lake. The Committee is tasked with identifying, and reporting on, potential solutions to water quality issues for Clear Lake. The Committee will also make recommendations for potential funding sources for restoration activities. The Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for review prior to making their appointments to these spots: Expert in local economic development; expert in agriculture; expert in the environment; representative of a public water supplier that draws its drinking water supply from Clear Lake.
The Committee, convened by CNRA, shall meet quarterly in Lake County for the purposes of discussion, reviewing research, planning, and providing oversight regarding the health of Clear Lake. The first meeting of the Committee will take place in May 2018. The Committee will be subject to the requirements of the Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act.
Application forms are available through and must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. Friday April 27, 2018.
For more information, please contact the County Administrative Office at (707) 263-2580.