- Western Municipal Water District appoints Craig Miller as new General Manager
- California American Water distributes 400 turkeys Monterey County nonprofits
- Interior Secretary Zinke applauds Senate’s confirmation of Brenda Burman to lead Reclamation
- President Trump appoints Tim Petty for Interior Department; Secretary Zinke cheers the nomination
- Eastern Municipal Water District honored with 2017 Sensus Reach Customer Service Award
All posts tagged "drought"
Conservation District appoints Steve Sentes as new Executive Director
Veteran restoration and watershed manager Steve Sentes, most recently of the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD), has been appointed as executive director of the Chino Basin Water Conservation District (CBWCD). Sentes most recent position was managing...
- Posted October 14, 2017
SAWPA Appoints New General Manager
The Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority (SAWPA) Commission recently announced the appointment of Richard E. Haller as the new General Manager. Mr. Haller had been serving as Interim General Manager since July 1, 2017. Prior to July,...
- Posted October 10, 2017
California American Water to Purchase Hillview Water Company
California American Water has entered into a Purchase Agreement to acquire the operating assets of Hillview Water Company. California American Water aims to complete the transaction and assume the provision of water service within the Hillview Water...
- Posted October 8, 2017
Celebrate California’s first-ever Water Professionals Appreciation Week Oct. 7-15
California’s water professionals are on the front lines of one of the state’s most important lifelines. It is a life-sustaining profession and it continues 24/7, 365 days a year; the public depends on water professionals to guarantee...
- Posted October 7, 2017
State Water Contractors invest $380,000 to research effects of water operations on Delta Smelt
The 27 public agencies throughout California that comprise the State Water Contractors (SWC) are investing $380,000 as their contribution to habitat studies in the San Joaquin-Sacramento Delta this fall. The habitat studies are being conducted by the...
- Posted October 4, 2017
State Supreme Court declines final issue in MWD and San Diego County Water Authority case
The California State Supreme Court denied to review an appellate court ruling earlier this week brought forward by the San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) regarding a case over rates set by the Los Angeles-based Metropolitan Water...
- Posted October 2, 2017
Palo Verde Irrigation District files suit against MWD alleging CEQA violations, illegal scheme
Blythe-based Palo Verde Irrigation District (PVID) filed a lawsuit against Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California last week alleging California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) violations. Filed in Riverside County, the lawsuit contends that CEQA laws were...
- Posted September 29, 2017
Trinity County developers cited for water quality violations related to cannabis cultivation
Trinity County developer Clay Tucker, and several corporations with which he is associated, have been cited for violations of federal and state law for property either sold or leased to other parties for cannabis cultivation. The California...
- Posted September 27, 2017
Secretary Zinke Announces $94.3 Million for Parks, Outdoor Recreation; CA to receive $8,039,803
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has announced that funds from the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) will be distributed for outdoor recreation and conservation projects to the all 50 states, U.S. territories and the District of...
- Posted September 26, 2017
Sonoma County Water Agency Partners with Sonoma Clean Power to Develop Energy Education Program
The Sonoma County Water Agency (SCWA) recently announced efforts to develop an Energy Education Program in conjunction with Sonoma Clean Power that incorporates energy efficiency and climate change into their existing water education program. SCWA will develop,...
- Posted September 25, 2017