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PUBLIC NOTICES

Below are the latest notices for board meetings and other public postings. Please click the links to view the notices, or click "Board Meetings", "Requests for Proposals", "General Notices", or "Employment"  to view all notices currently posted.
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    General Notices

    Special Use Permits

    Some uses of WCA properties require a Special Use Permit Application. If you would like to use any WCA properties for any of the purposes listed below, please reference and fill out the linked application and return them to the WCA office.

    Some uses that require a Special Use Permit include:

     
    • Access to publicly closed areas or properties
     
    • Commercial filming activities
     
    • Commercial still picture activities
     
    • Events with 20 or more people expected
     
    • Live music entertainment
     
    • Weddings, quinceaneras, or other ceremonies
     
    • Fee collection (donations, admissions, concession, or merchandise sales)
     
    • Vehicular traffic interference and/or closing of interior roads and/or adjacent public streets
     
    • Use of amenities other than their specified recreational use
     
    • Any aviation ascent or descent into a WCA property

     

    Click on the following titles to download the documents (pdf files):

      
     
    • WCA Special Use Permit Application Form (1 page)* 

      *The Permit Application Form must be saved to your computer and opened with a PDF viewer to digitally complete the form and use the 'Submit by E-Mail' and 'Print' buttons.

     

    If you are not sure if a Special Use Permit is required for a use that you are considering, or if you have other questions relating to Special Use Permits, contact the WCA or call us at (626) 815-1019. Please be prepared with a description of the property and specific locations for use, so that we can direct you to the appropriate property manager. 

    Any person using WCA property for a use that includes any of the above mentioned criteria must have the original signed Special Use Permit in their possession and shall display such permit at the request of any employee of the WCA or of the Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority (MRCA), or any peace officer. No person shall violate any term, condition, or limitation of any such permit.

     

     

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    Park Policies

    Ranger services for properties owned and managed by the Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA) are provided by the Mountains Recreation & Conservation Authority (MRCA). As such, rules and regulations for WCA properties, and the prescribed punishment for violation thereof, are established in the MRCA Park Ordinance (26 page pdf file).

    If you have received a citation from an MRCA Ranger on WCA property and have specific questions or comments, please contact the MRCA directly at their toll-free citation information line, (877) 847-2338, Monday-Friday between 7:00 am and 3:00 pm or visit their Frequently Asked Questions page.

     

    For emergency ranger services, or to report unapproved activities, please call 24-hour dispatch at: 562-698-1446.

    For information regarding the Watershed Conservation Authority’s policies concerning special uses of WCA properties click here or contact WCA’s office directly at 626-815-1019. For information about filming and photography activities on our properties click here.

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    Board Meetings

    2018 July Board Meeting

    A public meeting of the Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA) will be held on

    Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 1:30 pm
    at the following location:

    The Garvey Center, FGT Room
    9108 Garvey Ave, Rosemead, CA 91770
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    2018 June Board Meeting

    A public meeting of the Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA) will be held on

    Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1:30 pm
    at the following location:

    The Garvey Center, FGT Room
    9108 Garvey Ave, Rosemead, CA 91770
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    2018 May Board Meeting

    A public meeting of the Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA) will be held on

    Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 1:30 pm
    at the following location:

    The Garvey Center, FGT Room
    9108 Garvey Ave, Rosemead, CA 91770
    Find Location on Google Maps

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    2018 March Board Meeting CANCELED

    The board meeting scheduled for Thursday March 15, 2018 has been CANCELED.

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    Employment

    The WCA is a dynamic work environment with a diverse portfolio of projects. Notices of work opportunities are posted in this Employment section when positions are available.

     

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    We have a career opportunity for a Project Manager. The successful candidate will support planning, development, and maintenance of diverse conservation projects related to open space, recreation, trails, habitat enhancement and watershed protection and improvements to achieve the Authority’s vision of Connecting Communities through Nature

    If you are interested in being considered please submit resume and any work samples to staff@wca.ca.gov.

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    Contract With Us

    The Watershed Conservation Authority actively engages Contractors, Consultants and Service Providers in the course of forwarding its work. Check this Contract With Us section for active Requests for Qualifications (RFQs), Requests for Proposals (RFPs), and Requests for Bids (RFBs) notices.

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    The Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA) is requesting proposals from qualified entities to provide funding opportunities and legislative support services.

    The purpose of the Authority includes providing for a comprehensive program to expand and improve the open space and recreational opportunities for the conservation, restoration, and environmental enhancement of the San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers Watersheds. The objective of this solicitation is to select a qualified consultant to provide funding opportunities for the WCA.

    Each proposal must be submitted on the forms available in the linked Request for Proposals (RFP) package - HERE. Proposals shall be submitted to 100 N. Old San Gabriel Canyon Road, Azusa, CA 91702, on or before 3:00 p.m. on  Monday, June 18, 2018. Proposals shall be identified as “Funding Opportunities - WCA” on the envelope. No faxed or e-mail proposals will be considered. If you have questions before submitting your proposal please contact Salian Garcia, WCA Fiscal Manager, 626-815-1019 or at sgarcia@rmc.ca.gov.

    The proposal(s) found to be most advantages to meet the needs of the WCA shall be submitted to the WCA Board for their consideration to award. The Board has the right to reject any proposal at their discretion.

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