- 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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Reclamation proposes fee collections for day use and boat launch areas at Lake Berryessa
Day use and boat launch areas at Capell Cove Boat Launch, Oak Shores and Smittle Creek Day Use Areas at Lake Berryessa could soon see fee collections for those using the popular recreation areas. The proposed fees...
- Posted July 30, 2018
Inland Empire Utilities Agency, Moulton Niguel Water District receive awards and honors
Two Southern California water agencies have earned awards for their positive impacts on their communities through investments in water quality and customer-centric information. Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA), based in Chino, recently received the American Society of...
- Posted July 29, 2018
Water Veteran Paula Rasmussen Named Colorado River Water Board Executive Officer
Paula Rasmussen, a long-time employee of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board (LARWQCB), has been named as the new executive officer for the Colorado River Regional Water Quality Control Board (Colorado River Water Board). She...
- Posted July 28, 2018
Lake Oroville Spillways Emergency Recovery Construction Continues
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) provided the public with a construction update on the status of the Lake Oroville Spillways Emergency Recovery Project this past Wednesday. Of special note was the convening of the inaugural meeting...
- Posted July 27, 2018
Crystal Geyser, Two Other Companies Charged with Transporting Arsenic in Wastewater
CG Roxane, LLC (Crystal Geyser), United Pumping Services, Inc. and United Storm Water, Inc. are now each facing a statutory maximum fine of $8 million on a 16-count indictment recently returned by a United States Attorney’s Office,...
- Posted July 26, 2018
LA County Public Works Selects New Provider for Water Infrastructure Services Contract
The Los Angeles County (LAC) Department of Public Works has selected a new provider for a broad range of water resources infrastructure projects including mitigation, on-call environmental compliance and community outreach services. The contract for ICF was...
- Posted July 25, 2018
Lab Owner Pleads Guilty to Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Fund Fraud
A recent investigation by the California Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) and the State Water Resources Control Board at the Cal Tech Environmental Laboratories (CTEL) in Paramount uncovered evidence of gaps in the chain of custody, altered...
- Posted July 24, 2018
Two Water-Wise Landscaping Exhibits Available at Community Fairs
Water-wise landscaping continues to be a priority for Californians as we potentially face more drought conditions including longer periods of drought and increased hot temperatures. Two water-wise landscaping exhibits re currently available at California Fairs – one...
- Posted July 23, 2018
$5.9 Million Irrigation Distribution Improvement Project underway in La Quinta
Construction is underway on a $5.9 million Irrigation Distribution Improvement Project in Riverside County’s La Quinta. Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) recently began the project to replace aging irrigation infrastructure and continue the District’s effort to ensure...
- Posted July 22, 2018
Southwest Membrane Operators Honor Orange County Water District’s Operations Manager
Tyson Neely, Orange County Water District’s (OCWD) operations manager, was recently honored by the Southwest Membrane Operators Association (SWMOA) with the 2018 Outstanding Plant Operator Award. Neely was recognized for his significant knowledge of membrane processes, his...
- Posted July 21, 2018