Groundwater Commission

Tehama County Groundwater Commission

City of Corning
City of Red Bluff
City of Tehama
El Camino Irrigation District
Los Molinos C.S.D.
Rio Alto Water District
Tehama County
Tehama County Flood Control and Water Conservation District

The Tehama County Groundwater Sustainability Agency Groundwater Commission shall be a Commission with both decision-making and advisory responsibilities pertaining to groundwater management in the eleven, or quantity thereafter modified to, subbasins or portions thereof for which the Tehama County Flood Control and Water Conservation District has been designated as the Groundwater Sustainability Agency under the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act.

The Commission shall oversee the development of a Groundwater Sustainability Plan pursuant to Water Code sections 10727 et seq., and any amendments thereto, and any implementing rules and regulations of the District. The Commission shall make a written recommendation to the Board of Directors on the adoption or amendment of a Groundwater Sustainability Plan or any implementing rule or regulation of the District. A recommendation for approval shall be made by the affirmative vote of not less than a majority of the total membership of the Commission. The Commission shall hold at least one public hearing before approving a recommendation on the adoption or amendment of a Groundwater Sustainability Plan or any implementing rule or regulation of the District.

2021 Groundwater Commission Meeting Dates

(all meetings at 8:30am in Board Chambers)

Meetings are scheduled for the 4th Wednesday of the month at 8:30am in the Board of Supervisors Chambers at 727 Oak Street in Red Bluff. Agendas and packets are available on the Tehama County Meeting Portal Website by selecting Groundwater Sustainability Agency in the meeting group list.

To access past meeting materials, visit the Tehama County Meeting Portal Website select ‘Full Calendar’ in the Past Meetings section and select Groundwater Sustainability Agency Groundwater Commission from the drop-down menu.

Pursuant to the Governor's Executive Order N-29-20, a local legislative body is authorized to hold public meetings via teleconferencing and to make public meetings accessible telephonically or otherwise electronically to all members of the public seeking to attend and to address the local legislative body, during the period in which local public officials impose measures to promote social distancing.

Please view the agenda on the County Meeting Portal to determine if the meeting will be held in person or virtually and meeting access information.

February 24, 2021 – 8:30am

March 24, 2021 – 8:30am

April 28, 2021 – 8:30am

May 26, 2021 – 8:30am

June 23, 2021 – 8:30am

July 28, 2021 – 8:30am

August 25, 2021 – 8:30am

September 22, 2021 – 8:30am

October 27, 2021 – 8:30am

December 8, 2021 – 8:30am

Tehama County Groundwater Commission Members

Kristina Miller

City of Corning
No Term Expiration

Clay Parker

City of Red Bluff
No Term Expiration

Bill Borror

City of Tehama
No Term Expiration

Kris Lamkin

El Camino Irrigation District
No Term Expiration

Todd Hamer

Los Molinos CSD
No Term Expiration

Martha Slack

Rio Alto Water District
No Term Expiration

Harley North

Supervisorial District 1 Representative
Private Pumper
Term Expiration: November 30, 2022

Sam Mudd

Supervisorial District 2 Representative
Private Pumper
Term Expiration: November 30, 2024

Bart Fleharty

Supervisorial District 3 Representative
Surface Water Agencies or Districts
Term Expiration: November 30, 2023

Hal Crain

Supervisorial District 4 Representative
Surface Water Agencies or Districts
Term Expiration: November 30, 2021

David Lester

Supervisorial District 5 Representative
Private Pumper
Term Expiration: November 30, 2024
Corning Subbasin Advisory Board Member