All posts by California Water News Daily

  • Recycled Water
    West Basin expands recycled water use at Torrance Commerce Center

    West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) announced the completion of a new recycled water project at the Torrance Commerce Center (Center) earlier this week. The Center, which is located on the former Toyota North American Headquarters...

    • Posted June 13, 2020
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  • California tribes receive water funding from EPA
    Orange County Water District receives $3.6M grant to increase drinking water supply

    The Orange County Water District (OCWD) recently announced they have been awarded a $3.6 million grant from the California Department of Water Resources Integrated Regional Water Management (IRWM) grant program for use toward the construction of its...

    • Posted June 12, 2020
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  • Coachella Valley Water District opts to keep rates low

    Earlier this week, Coachella Valley Water District’s (CVWD) Board of Directors approved their operating and capital improvement budget for fiscal year 2021 that includes no increase in water rates. “During these difficult economic times, it was a...

    • Posted June 11, 2020
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  • Installation of New Water Main Begins in Lloyden Park Area

    As part of its commitment to ensuring critical infrastructure remains safe and reliable, Cal Water has started a water infrastructure upgrade in the Llodyen Park part of North Fair Oaks to ensure local customers and firefighters continue...

    • Posted June 10, 2020
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  • Lake Shasta Reservoirs
    Reclamation announces Shasta non-critical water year

    The Bureau of Reclamation announced that the forecasted inflow to Shasta Lake is currently projected to be greater than 3.2 million acre-feet and declared we are in a “Shasta Non-Critical” year. The California Department of Water Resources...

    • Posted June 9, 2020
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  • East County Advanced Water Purification Program Moves Forward

    Padre Dam Municipal Water District announced last month that ehe East County Advanced Water Purification (AWP) Joint Powers Authority (JPA) Board of Directors and all partnering agencies have approved water and wastewater service agreements. These agreements are...

    • Posted June 8, 2020
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  • West Basin Recognizes Community Volunteers

    Since 2014, West Basin has provided more than 8,000 free rain barrels to residents throughout the District’s 180-square mile service area. West Basin’s rain barrel events regularly attract hundreds of participants at a time, requiring a dedicated...

    • Posted June 7, 2020
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  • District Taps Retired Director to fill Board Vacancy

    Earlier this week, the Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) Board of Directors approved the appointment of Dwight L. (Pat) Howard to the Board to fill the vacant seat created by the passing of Director Madelyne A....

    • Posted June 6, 2020
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  • IEUA Receives $196 Million Loan from U.S. EPA for Wastewater Infrastructure Project

    Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA) announced last week that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provided a $196 million Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan for the Regional Water Recycling Plant No. 5 (RP-5) Expansion...

    • Posted June 5, 2020
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  • Local Water Resilience Projects Receive $65.8 Million in Grants from DWR

    More than $65 million in grant funding was awarded yesterday by the Department of Water Resources (DWR) as part of a continued effort to support local agencies in building long-term water resilience for their communities. The funding,...

    • Posted June 4, 2020
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