- 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"
Agency offering free educational opportunities for schools, teachers and students
Now that classes are back in session across the state, the San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) is offering schools, teachers and students an array of water-themed resources, including several that are free. “Students who learn where...
- Posted September 23, 2017
John Rossi, General Manager at Western Municipal Water District, announces his year-end retirement
Following a distinguished water career of more than 30 years, John Rossi, general manager at Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) in Riverside, has announced his retirement in late December 2017. The veteran water manager has been employed...
- Posted September 20, 2017
Two CWA Members participate in NARUC Summer Policy Summit in San Diego
Martin Kropelnicki, California Water Service (CWS) president and chief executive officer, and Richard Svindland, California American Water (CAW) president were participants in separate panels at the 2017 National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners’ (NARUC) Summer Policy Summit...
- Posted September 19, 2017
Foothill Municipal Water District announces September 23 water celebration at Descanso Gardens
Wet & Wonderful: Celebrating Our Precious Water, an event hosted by Foothill Municipal Water District, will be held Saturday, Sept. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Descanso Gardens in La Cañada Flintridge. The event...
- Posted September 18, 2017
Halla Razak appointed as Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s new General Manager effective Dec. 1
A 19-year veteran with the city of San Diego, most recently as director of the city’s Public Utilities Department, will join Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA) as its new general manager as of this coming Dec.1. Halla...
- Posted September 15, 2017
Workshop for mercury-impaired reservoirs operators, owners scheduled for Oct. 11
Owners and operators of mercury-impaired reservoirs throughout California will have the opportunity in mid-October to attend a first-time workshop to discuss the Statewide Mercury Control Program for Reservoirs draft staff report as well as the reservoir water...
- Posted September 13, 2017
OCWD’s General Manager Markus addresses Congress, Dept. of the Interior on membrane technology
A Congressional briefing on Capitol Hill and a roundtable discussion at the U.S. Department of Interior were co-hosted by the WateReuse Association, the American Membrane Technology Association and the Water Environment Federation was held on Thursday to...
- Posted September 10, 2017
Reclamation awards two California agencies $400,000 grants for water marketing strategy projects
Two California water marketing strategy projects have received $400,000 each as part of the Bureau of Reclamation’s grant of $2.1 million for planning activities awarded to help establish or expand water markets or water marketing transactions. The...
- Posted September 9, 2017
El Toro Water District receives Public Communications Achievement Award
El Toro Water District (ETWD) has received the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Public Communications Achievement Award in recognition of its communication and outreach effort for an 18 month, major multi-phase Recycled Water Expansion Project. The project...
- Posted September 6, 2017
Latest science and information incorporated into updated Central Valley Flood Protection Plan
The updated 2017 Central Valley Flood Protection Plan (CVFPP) was adopted this week to improve flood control risk management throughout California’s Central Valley including the Sacramento and San Joaquin River basins. Developed in partnership with the Department...
- Posted September 5, 2017