- John Rossi, General Manager at Western Municipal Water District, announces his year-end retirement
- Two CWA Members participate in NARUC Summer Policy Summit in San Diego
- Foothill Municipal Water District announces September 23 water celebration at Descanso Gardens
- Halla Razak appointed as Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s new General Manager effective Dec. 1
- Workshop for mercury-impaired reservoirs operators, owners scheduled for Oct. 11
All posts tagged "conservation"
Chino Basin Water Conservation District announces free Winter Open House
The Chino Basin Water Conservation District (CBCWD), located in Montclair, has announced a free upcoming Winter Open House to be held on Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 5 to 8 p.m. This year marks the first time the...
- Posted February 15, 2017
State continues water conservation regulations; will review status after rainy season ends
Though the 2016-2017 water year has been deluged with both snow and rain – thus far – the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) opted on Wednesday to extend the state’s existing water conservation regulations in a...
- Posted February 12, 2017
Requests for proposals sought for $6 agricultural water efficiency program
Combining $3 million each from the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) and the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) have made possible a $6 million pilot grant program for joint applications involving funding for both...
- Posted February 9, 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
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
Winter gardening workshops offered by water district, University of California Cooperative Extension
Three, free winter gardening workshops are being offered on the second Saturday of each month from now through March compliments of Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) and the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Riverside County Master...
- Posted January 14, 2017
Study Demonstrates Feasibility of Large-Scale Regional Recycling Water Program
A new study has confirmed the feasibility of a proposed large-scale project to treat and purify wastewater and distribute it to groundwater basins across the region through collaboration between the Metropolitan Water District and the Sanitation Districts...
- Posted January 12, 2017
November’s statewide water savings reaches 18.8 percent versus October’s 19.6 percent
Multiple days of significant rain may be forecast for the next several days but the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) is continuing to stress the need for water conservation throughout the state as many areas of...
- Posted January 6, 2017
Recycled water for drinking water is possible if key research and knowledge gaps are addressed
The State Water Resources Control Board announced in a report late last week that they consider it feasible to develop and adopt regulations for using recycled water as drinking water with the caveat that certain research and...
- Posted January 3, 2017
Orange County Boy Scouts earn Soil & Water Conservation merit badge at OC water agency
The board of directors of the Municipal Water District of Orange County (MWDOC) voted earlier this year to become a merit badge sponsor for Orange County Boy Scouts pursing their merit badge in Soil & Water Conservation....
- Posted December 10, 2016