Would pass a statewide general obligation bond to support natural resources and parks projects.
California is facing a budget deficit, which could involve painful cuts to natural resources priorities. Governor Newsom has floated the idea of a bond to backfill cuts, which is why these companion bills were introduced. Much more work needs to be done to define which priorities would receive funding. Read AB 1567 by Assemblymember Garcia and SB 867 by Senator Allen.