Goals & Policies

Goal Four
Protect public and private properties from flood hazards associated with catastrophic dam failure at Garvey Reservoir and the Laguna Basin.
  • Policy 4.1 - Support efforts of the State Department of Conservation, Division of Dam Safety to conduct periodic inspections of Garvey Reservoir and the Laguna Basin.
  • Policy 4.2 - Work with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California to ensure the city is provided with current information regarding reservoir and dam safety, and that Metropolitan Water District of Southern California complies fully with the settlement agreement reached with regard to Garvey Reservoir.
  • Policy 4.3 - Ensure that city emergency response plans include contingencies for catastrophic dam failure.