Boating and Waterways Commission to Consider
a $3.7 Million in Funding for Boating Facilities
March 19, 2013
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The California Boating and Waterways Commission will meet in Sacramento to consider $3.7 million in boating facility improvement grants and loans. The meeting is open to the public and will convene at 8:30 a.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sacramento 2001 Point West Way.
|WHAT:||Public Meeting – Boating and Waterways Commission
Items for consideration by the Commission include:
County of Los Angeles
United States Army Corp of Engineers
City of Santa Barbara
||Wednesday, Mar. 20 at 8:30 a.m.
|WHERE:||DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sacramento
2001 Point West Way
Sacramento, CA 95814
A detailed agenda of the meeting and information on the commission may be found at http://www.dbw.ca.gov/Commission/.
Grant and loan applications are submitted to the Department of Boating and Waterways and funding for approved projects is derived from the taxes paid by boaters on the purchase of vessel gasoline and the repayment of principal and interest on department-made loans.
The department provides grants to a county, city, district or other public agency for the construction of small craft boating launching facilities and loans to local agencies for the construction of small craft harbors. These grants and loans require the consent of the
Boating and Waterways Commission.
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