GSP Development

Draft GSP

The Draft North San Benito Basin Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) is available for review by clicking on the links at the bottom of this page. The 90-day Comment Period started on July 29, 2021 and will end on October 27, 2021.

A hearing to adopt the GSP by the SBCWD Board of Director’s will take place on November 17, 2021. The SCVWD (Valley Water) will hold a hearing to adopt the North San Benito Basin GSP on December 14, 2021.

In January 2022, the North San Benito Basin GSP will be sent to the Department of Water Resources for review and approval. 

Comments can be submitted using the form provided or by mail to:

GSP Comments
c/o San Benito County Water District
30 Mansfield Road
Hollister, CA 95023


Comment Form

Your comments on the Draft GSP are appreciated and will be considered in preparation of the final GSP. Please enter comments by section and subsection number and/or heading.

Comment can also be scanned and sent as an attachment to: GSP@SBCWD.org

Draft GSP sections were presented to the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), to the SBCWD GSA Board of Directors, and at public workshops. Information for TAC meetings and public workshops may be viewed at https://www.sbcwd.com/community-involvement/.

GSP Schedule-North San Benito Basin

* Dates subject to change

The final GSP will be completed in 2021 and in accordance state regulations, will be presented for adoption by the respective Board of Directors of the SBCWD and SCVWD GSAs before January 31, 2022 and submitted to the California Department of Water Resource.