- Public Water Bottle Filling Station Grant Funding available in West Basin Municipal Water District
- Reclamation includes four California projects for desalination and water purification research
- Four Oakland Companies Cited, Fined over Clean Water Act Violations
- 12th Annual SBC Water Conference’s Common Message: There’s Enough Water, it’s how it’s Managed
- Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Program Awards Grants to Three California Projects
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DWR Releases Latest Oroville Spillways Emergency Recovery Project Construction Update
With an eye on the November 1, 2018 public safety construction milestone to complete the placement of all concrete on the main spillway at the Oroville Dam, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) released an update on...
- Posted August 9, 2018
USDA: $4 Billion in Loans/Grants Tagged for Rural Water Districts to Improve, Rebuild Infrastructure
An historic commitment by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to upgrade and rebuild water infrastructures in rural communities with 10,000 residents or less was recently announced by the Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne...
- Posted August 8, 2018
HDR Expands its Water Resource Services, Acquires Sacramento-based David Ford Consulting Engineers
HDR of Omaha, NE has acquired the assets of Sacramento-based David Ford Consulting Engineers. Henceforth, David Ford Consulting Engineers will do business as HDR | David Ford Consulting Engineers. The two firms have previously worked together for...
- Posted August 7, 2018
Groundwater Resources Association Announces their First Annual Western Groundwater Congress
The Groundwater Resources Association of California (GRAC) has announced their First Annual “super-sized” Western Groundwater Congress (WGC) for Tuesday, Sept. 25 through Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) legislation, water resources and other timely...
- Posted August 6, 2018
Palmdale Water District Host Centennial Celebration
Historical displays, a new book detailing their 100-year history, free tacos and ice cream, a petting zoo, a car show, temporary tattoos and face painting for children, and a host of other activities were all part of...
- Posted August 5, 2018
Volunteers Sought for American River Water Education Center at Folsom Dam
The Central California Area Office for the Bureau of Reclamation has announced they are now seeking new volunteers to assist with a variety of duties at the American River Water Education Center (ARWEC). The center is located...
- Posted August 4, 2018
EPA Provides $135 Million to Orange County WD for Groundwater Replenishment Project Expansion
Officials with Orange County Water District’s (OCWD) have received notification of a $135 million Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan from officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the final expansion of the...
- Posted August 3, 2018
Malibu and Topanga Canyons Challenge Community to Save 28-Million Gallons of Water Annually
On May 31, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB 606 establishing an indoor water use goal of 55 gallons of water per person per day through 2025. The legislation reaches ever further by instituting water...
- Posted August 2, 2018
San Francisco receives $699 million for Southeast Treatment Plant Biosolids Digester Facilities Project
The construction of San Francisco’s innovative Southeast Treatment Plant Biosolids Digester Facilities Project (STPBDFP) received a major boost on Monday with a $699 million loan to San Francisco’s Public Utilities Commission from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...
- Posted August 1, 2018
San Diego Water Expands Partnership with San Diego Gas & Electric for Low-Income Residents
In an effort to increase the availability of devices that save both water and energy for low-income residents, San Diego County Water Authority (SDWA) is expanding a long-running partnership with San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E). SDWA...
- Posted July 31, 2018