Lakeport Moves Forward with Forming Groundwater Sustainablity Agency

The Lakeport City Council is moving forward with with process of forming a groundwater sustainability agency for a portion of the Scotts Valley groundwater basin. The California Department of Water Resources designated the Scotts Valley Basin as a medium-priority basin, which means that a groundwater sustainability agency must be formed for it by June 30 and a groundwater sustainability plan for it adopted by Jan. 31, 2022.