ABOUT THE NORTHERN NEVADA WATER PLANNING COMMISSION

Welcome to the online information source for the Northern Nevada Water Planning Commission. Here you will find all documents and meeting minutes to date, plus public notices of all future meetings.

Chapter 531, Statutes of Nevada created a new regional water entity in Washoe County named the Western Regional Water Commission (WRWC). The new law, effective April 1, 2008, also created the Northern Nevada Water Planning Commission (NNWPC).

The NNWPC is a technical advisory group that reports to the WRWC. The NNWPC is responsible for developing a Comprehensive Regional Water Management Plan and recommending it to the WRWC for adoption.