HD8 - Effectiveness of Virginia’s Water Resource Planning and Management

Executive Summary:
The General Assembly directed JLARC to review Virginia’s water resource management and planning, with a focus on state and local plans, state permitting, and locally developed water supply projects. Interest in this topic was prompted by concerns about the sustainability of water supply and demand, especially in eastern Virginia. Report, summary, and recommendations are posted at http://jlarc.virginia.gov/water-2016.asp.