Sacramento Central Groundwater Authority
827 7th St, Rm 301, Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 874-6851

About SCGA

​​​​​​​​​The Board of Directors of the Sacramento Central Groundwater Authority (SCGA) consists of sixteen members. Representation includes a Board member from nine public agencies, two private water purveyors, one representative of agricultural interests, one representative of agriculture-residential groundwater users, one representative of commercial/industrial self-supplied groundwater users, one representative of conservation landowners, and one representative of public agencies that are self-supplied groundwater users. Members of the Board are appointed to four year terms. Board officers are elected to serve a one year term.

Members of the Board are appointed by cities of Sacramento, Folsom, Elk Grove and Rancho Cordova, and the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors. The following table lists the current Board representatives along with the corresponding appointing authorities. The SCGA Board meets on the second Wednesday of every month.

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Document Resources


SCGA adopted its Groundwater Management Plan on November 8, 2006. The plan is an essential tool for ensuring the viability of the groundwater resource while supporting the objectives of the Sacramento Water Forum Agreement.

 SASb Groundwater Sustainability Plan Public Draft

 Groundwater Management Plan - Appendices

 Joint Powers Agreement


​Since April 2003, Regional Sanitation's​ cutting-edge Water Recycling Program (WRP) has provided an environmentally responsible and safe water supply for non-potable purposes, such as landscape irrigation, industrial uses and environmental restoration.​