The State Department of Finance in coordination with the California Special Districts Association (CSDA) is holding a webinar on Monday September 27 on how Special Districts can apply for funding from the $100 million COVID-19 relief set aside in the State Budget.

SB 129 (Skinner) and SB 170 (Skinner) were approved on July 12, 2021, and September 13, 2021, respectively as California’s Budget Bill Juniors to finalize the details for this one-time Special District funding.  CSMFO was proud to support CSDA efforts to create this funding similar the American Rescue Plan Act funding for cities and counties.

The $100 Million Independent Special District COVID-19 Relief Fund application period is expected to open October 1 – 15. 

Register Now for the Webinar with the Department of Finance

September 27, 2021, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. DOF will hold a webinar informational session for how to apply for funding. This webinar is offered by CSDA at no charge to both CSDA members and non-members.