- Western Municipal Water District appoints Craig Miller as new General Manager
- California American Water distributes 400 turkeys Monterey County nonprofits
- Interior Secretary Zinke applauds Senate’s confirmation of Brenda Burman to lead Reclamation
- President Trump appoints Tim Petty for Interior Department; Secretary Zinke cheers the nomination
- Eastern Municipal Water District honored with 2017 Sensus Reach Customer Service Award
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Tri-Valley agencies initiate 18-month construction plan to expand water recycling plant
Representatives of the Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD), East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD), and the city of Pleasanton congregated earlier this week to kick-off the beginning of an 18-month construction project to expand the Jeffrey...
- Posted January 30, 2017
Chino Basin Water Conservation District accepting applications for college scholarship program
The Chino Basin Water Conservation District (CBWCD) is now accepting applications for college scholarship program and invites full-time high school seniors and college students pursuing water-related studies to apply for college scholarships of up to $5,000. Scholarships...
- Posted January 29, 2017
Trump transition’s infrastructure priority list includes So. Cal’s Cadiz Water Conveyance Project
According to documents obtained by McClatchy’s Kansas City Star and The News Tribune (Tacoma, WA) President Trump’s transition team reportedly compiled a list of 50 potential infrastructure projects across the country that could be targeted in his campaign-promised proposal to update...
- Posted January 28, 2017
Settlements reached with farm owners for violations of Agricultural Order on the central coast
The Central Coast Water Board (CCWB) has reached settlements with the owners of four farms who had previously failed to enroll in the Water Board’s Irrigated Lands Agricultural Order. All owners of commercial irrigated farm land are...
- Posted January 27, 2017
The aftermath of states winter storm’s — Governor declares state of emergency, cleanup begins
Following Governor Jerry Brown issuing two emergency proclamations late Monday and the cessation of the most recent rains, the state has begun its recovery from the severe winter storms. The governor’s declarations will aid in securing funding...
- Posted January 26, 2017
Paso Robles fined by Central Coast Water Board for wasterwater treatment plant effluent violations
A $495,000 penalty has been assessed against the city of El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles) by the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board (Regional Water Board) for the city’s violation of effluent limits as prescribed...
- Posted January 25, 2017
Claremont Colleges Library receive grant to track, digitize water history in California
Funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has enabled the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) to award the Claremont Colleges Library a $333,574 grant for the project “Digitizing Southern California Water Resources.” The funding will...
- Posted January 24, 2017
Rowland Water District awards funds to three schools for creative water education programs
The Rowland Water District (RWD) recently selected three schools as recipients of this year’s EduBucks program for their creativity, dedication and commitment in developing and providing students with a water-based curriculum. “We have an extremely robust education...
- Posted January 23, 2017
Westlands Water District announces selection of new General Counsel and Special Counsel
Westlands Water District (WWD) has announced the selection of a new general counsel and special council earlier this week. The WWD board of directors has chosen Philip Williams for the position of general counsel and Jeffrey Mitchell...
- Posted January 22, 2017
Congressman Ken Calvert recognized by Eastern Municipal WD as 2016 Water Champion
Congressman Ken Calvert (R- 42nd Congressional District-Corona) was recently presented with Eastern Municipal Water District’s (EMWD) 2016 Water champion award during a ceremony at his district office in Corona. He was recognized for his longstanding efforts in support...
- Posted January 21, 2017