LWA has experience and expertise in many areas within the broad spectrum of services encompassed by public finance and management consulting including:


Public Finance

  • Infrastructure funding and financing plan development

  • New revenue implementation such as:

    • Mello-Roos Community Facilities District (CFD) formations

    • Benefit Assessment District formations (Prop 218 Ballot Proceedings)

    • Parcel Tax implementation

    • Development Impact Fee Nexus Study (AB 1600 Fees) preparation

    • Fee Credit and Reimbursement Program development and administration

  • Cost allocation modeling


Management Consulting

  • Program management and support

  • Coordination with federal, State, and Local agencies

  • State and Federal permitting

  • Grant program application and administrative services

  • Contract director level finance, engineering and program management


emergency services

  • Financial and Grant Management Support

  • Pre-Disaster Cost Recovery Planning Services

  • Disaster Recovery Programs:

    • FEMA Public Assistance

    • 406 Mitigation

    • Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (FEMA Section 404)

    • FEMA Section 428 Alternative Grant Funding Assistance

    • Debris Management Plan Development


Agricultural Water Management Consulting

  • Canal Modernization Master Planning

  • SCADA Planning and Integration

  • Facility Engineering and Design

  • Water Use and Energy Efficiency Grant Applications and Administration


Flood Control

LWA has significant experience providing services in the context of flood control.