California River Parkways Grant Program


The California Natural Resources Agency (Agency) will be accepting concept proposals for the California River Parkways grant program August 15, 2018 through September 27, 2018. Awards for River Parkways projects in the approximate amount of $7.0 million will be funded by Proposition 68 for purposes of the California River Parkways Act of 2004. Agency anticipates notifying entities by early December 2018 if their proposal has been selected to further compete by submitting a full application. Applicable deadline information for the full application will be provided at the time of notification. Direct questions to (916) 653-2812 OR

Resources and Tools

Application Guidelines (also available in MS Word) Application Workshop Slides i-Tree Planting Tool Community FactFinder Tool DWR Disadvantaged Communities Mapping Tool

Forms and Templates

Resolution Template Cost Estimate Template Land Acquisition Form Property Data Sheet Willing Seller Letter Template Project Permit/Approval Status


Primary Phone Number
  • (916) 653-2812
  • Polly Escovedo
Program Managers Grant Administrators