Fourth Management Plan


ADWR is in the process of formulating and adopting the Fourth Management Plans (4MP), for the period 2010-2020. The AMA Groundwater Users Advisory Council meetings are the forum for public comment.

An evaluation of the management plans as of 2008 assisted the Department in the development of the Fourth Management Plan.

Phoenix AMA

Phoenix AMA Fourth Management Plan

Overview of Changes from the Third Management Plan

Application for Administrative Review

Application for Variance

Comments on the 4MP

Arizona Municipal Water Users Association (AMWUA)   |   Rep. Rusty Bowers   |   City of Chandler   |   Dobson Ranch   |   EPCOR   |   Frank Fairbanks   |   Town of Gilbert   |   Sen. Rick Gray   |   Paradise Valley Country Club   |   Ron Rayner   |   Roosevelt Irrigation District   |   Roosevelt Water Conservation District   |   Salt River Project (SRP)   |   City of Scottsdale   |   Troon

COMMENTS ON THE 4MP submitted during formal comment period

Paradise Valley   |   Nathan Chipman-Boden   |   Roosevelt Irrigation District   |   Dobson Ranch   |   Moe Wakefield


Monday, April 20, 2020: The March 11, 2020 Order of Adoption for the Phoenix AMA Fourth Management Plan is now effective for purposes of judicial review. The conservation requirements in that plan will go into effect on January 1, 2023.  

Phoenix Fourth Management Plan Effective

Order of Adoption

Summary of Hearing and Findings 

Public Hearing Transcript


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