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State Water Energy & Efficiency Block Grant Program

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Background

Stockton East Water District (SEWD), South San Joaquin Irrigation District (SSJID), and North San Joaquin Water Conservation District (NSJWCD) are pleased to administer the State Water Efficiency & Enhancement Project Block Grant (SWEEP Block Grant) for our constituents.

The objective of this funding opportunity is to invite eligible applicants to utilize state funds on projects that seek to conserve and use water more efficiently, conserve energy, increase the production of renewable energy, mitigate climate change impacts, enable farmers to make additional on-farm improvements, and accomplish other benefits that contribute to sustainability.

Application Process

Applications will not be accepted until after February 1st, 2024. The first application due date is May 15th, 2024.

Please review all the documents in the document section below in order to complete your application and necessary attachments.

The application may be submitted one of the three ways:

  1. Email the application and attachments to sweep@sewd.net.
  2. Hand deliver a hard copy of application and attachments to Stockton East Water District at 6767 East Main St. Stockton CA 95215.
  3. Mail a hard copy of application and attachments to Stockton East Water District at PO Box 5157 Stockton, CA 95205. 

Application Workshops

There are currently three application workshops scheduled. These workshops are to provide information on the grant program, give an overview of the application process, and connect with the primary points of contacts for the application and grant administration. The following dates and times are available to anyone interested in the SWEEP Block Program.

  1. February 16th, 2024, 9 AM, Stockton East Water District Board Room, 6767 East Main St. Stockton CA 95215.
  2. February 22nd, 2024, 11 AM, Lodi Grape Festival Grounds Chardonnay Hall, 413 E. Lockeford St. Lodi, CA 95240.
  3. February 22nd, 2024, 1:30 PM, South San Joaquin Irrigation District Office, 11011 E. Highway 120, Manteca, CA 95336.

Documents

SWEEP Block Grant ApplicationSWEEP Block Grant Application ChecklistSWEEP Block Grant Funding InformationIrrigation Water Savings Assessment ToolsGreenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction ToolBudget Template

Contact Information

Please reach out to one of the following contacts with questions regarding the SWEEP Block application or grant process.

 

SAN JOAQUIN FARM BUREAU

Jessica Coit

jessica@sjfb.org

(209)931-4931

 

UC KEARNEY AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND EXTENSION CENTER

Brady E. Holder

beholder@ucanr.edu

(559)646-6541

 

STOCKTON EAST WATER DISTRICT

Kent Norman

sweep@sewd.net

(209)444-3123

 

NORTH SAN JOAQUIN WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT

Steve Schwabauer

steve@nsjwcd.com

(209)368-2101

 

SOUTH SAN JOAQUIN IRRIGATION DISTRICT

Julie Vrieling

Julie.vrieling@ssjid.gov

(209)249-4600