WRRDA 2014, Section 1002 - Consolidation of Studies

This section amends Section 905 of the Water Resources and Development Act (WRDA) 1986 to establish a single phase cost-shared study process and that for each feasibility study undertaken, the district engineer will develop a detailed study schedule and to notify the non-federal interests. The reporting requirement is applicable to active studies that received investigations funding from October 1, 2009, to June 10, 2014, or within 90 days of signing Federal Cost Sharing Agreements for studies initiated after June 10, 2014.

A copy of the letters and an overview of study schedule milestones are posted below.

Project Name alternative milestone conference Tentatively Selected Plan  Agency Decision Milestone Senior Leaders Panel Briefing  Signed Chief's Report 
Middle Rio Grande Flood Protection, Bernalillo to Belen, N.M.   Complete Complete Nov. 30, 2018 Feb. 28, 2019

Española Valley, Rio Grande and Tributaries, N.M. - Letter to Santa Clara Pueblo; Letter to Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo

Complete Complete Complete Complete
Northwest El Paso, Texas, Flood Risk Management   Nov. 21, 2018 May 2, 2019 Jan. 26, 2020 May 5, 2020
Rio Grande Basin Ecosystem Management Program, Sandia Pueblo to Isleta Pueblo Complete Complete Oct. 2, 2018 May 22, 2019 Aug. 22, 2019