These funds are intended to protect and restore State-owned lakes. The Department of Natural Resources was tasked with developing a budget for best utilizing these funds in coordination with local governments, organizations, and citizens. This fall and winter the department will be working to develop an annual work plan that prioritizes and details projects that will receive funding
The purpose of the funds are to protect state-owned or state managed lakes by:
In November and December 2018, the department held 5 open houses around the state to solicit public input. The department is currently drafting a workplan and working budget for projects that will be selected to begin in July 2019. Anyone with questions can contact Mike Naylor at firstname.lastname@example.org and Yishen Li at email@example.com.
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