- Planning Tool for Local Water Managers Released for Public Comment
- San Luis Reservoir Reopens, but with Algal Advisory
- Water Authority Joins Scripps Institution of Oceanography to Optimize Water Management
- Cal Water Recommends Residents Flush Taps
- San Francisco Refinery agrees to Settlement for Discharge Violation
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Lawsuit Challenges Federal Water Contracts That Imperil Delta, Fish, Wildlife
Last week three environmental groups sued the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to dispute the award of permanent federal water contracts to water users supplied by the Central Valley Project. The Central Valley Project is one of the...
- Posted May 24, 2020
Dairy Operator Agrees to Settlement for Dumping Dairy Wastewater
The Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board announced that a settlement has been reached with a Ceres dairy operator for allegedly dumping more than 200,000 gallons of dairy wastewater onto cropland last winter and for poor...
- Posted May 23, 2020
Lake Elsinore District wells go online to meet warm weather demands
Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District (EVMWD) is bringing several of its local wells online to meet the increased water demands created by the region’s warm weather and dry conditions. Located in the Lake Elsinore and the Temescal Valley, this series of drinking...
- Posted May 22, 2020
Riverside County agencies reinforcing message that tap water is safe
The City of Corona, Eastern Municipal Water District, Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District, Jurupa Community Services District, Rancho California Water District, Riverside Public Utilities, and Western Municipal Water District are reassuring customers that their local tap water...
- Posted May 21, 2020
Reclamation increases allocation for Central Valley Project after April storms
Thanks to some late spring storms, the Bureau of Reclamation issued updated allocations for Central Valley Project contractors for the 2020 contract year yesterday. The allocation for south-of-Delta agricultural water service contractors is increased from 15% to...
- Posted May 20, 2020
Cal Water Completes Installation of New Water Main in Kernville; Starts New Project in Bodfish
California Water Service (Cal Water) recently announced the completion of a critical water infrastructure upgrade in Kernville. The Kernville project began in January and included the installation of 1,000 feet of new 6-inch PVC water main and...
- Posted May 19, 2020
Boat Launch and RV Camping Opens to Public at Lake Berryessa
Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and local public health authorities, the Bureau of Reclamation is increasing recreational access at Lake Berryessa. Beginning May 16, Lake Berryessa will reopen access to its...
- Posted May 18, 2020
IEUA Board Votes to Defer Upcoming Adjustment on Monthly Sewer Rates
The Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s (IEUA/Agency) Board of Directors unanimously voted to defer the scheduled Wastewater Equivalent Dwelling Unit (EDU) rate adjustment for 12 months. An EDU is defined as a standard unit of water or wastewater...
- Posted May 16, 2020
Natural Resources Agency Announces Awards for the Environmental Enhancement and Mitigation Grant Program
The California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA) in coordination with the California Transportation Commission today announced $6.3 million in funding for 11 projects under CNRA’s Environmental Enhancement and Mitigation (EEM) grant program. EEM provides grants to local, state...
- Posted May 15, 2020
Federal agencies announce final schedule for Clear Creek spring pulse flows
The Bureau of Reclamation, NOAA Fisheries and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced the plan today for two pulse flow releases from Whiskeytown Dam into Clear Creek in May and June. Pulse flows are rapid increases and...
- Posted May 14, 2020