- Developer to Pay Penalty for Stormwater Violations
- Central Valley Project Water Allocation Increased for Friant Division
- Dry Weather and Low Flows Prompt Restrictions for Junior Water Rights Holders
- Reclamation announces Shasta non-critical water year
- Local Water Resilience Projects Receive $65.8 Million in Grants from DWR
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Agreement Makes Way for Water Districts to Work Together to Save Ratepayers Money
Olivenhain Municipal Water District (OMWD) announced last week that an agreement with Vallecitos Water District has been finalized that will allow for cooperative use of Vallecitos’ Double Peak Reservoir site in San Marcos. The partnership enables OMWD...
- Posted July 11, 2020
State Water Board Approves 2020-21 Funds to improve access to healthy drinking water
The State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) has announced the approval of their 2020-21 Fund Expenditure Plan which will prioritize $130 million to projects that support the 10-year commitment to provide access to safe and affordable drinking...
- Posted July 10, 2020
Cal Water Selects Dawn Smithson as District Manager for Los Altos Service Area
Cal Water announced last week they have selected its Bear Gulch District Manager Dawn Smithson to also lead the utility’s nearby Los Altos District. Smithson succeeds District Manager Ron Richardson, who retired June 30, after 35 years...
- Posted July 9, 2020
DWR Announces $83.9 Million in Grants for Local and Regional Water Resilience Projects
Last week the Department of Water Resources (DWR) announced they have awarded $83.9 million in grants to communities in the Sacramento, San Joaquin, San Diego, Sierra and Central Coast regions. The source of monies awarded comes from...
- Posted July 7, 2020
California American Water Acquires Hillview Water Company
California American Water has closed its agreement to acquire the Hillview Company to become the new water provider to its approximately 1,500 customers. Hillview Water Company is a family owned Water Utility in Madera County and is...
- Posted July 6, 2020
Desert Water Agency earns $425,000 in Grants for Grass Removal Program
Desert Water Agency (DWA) was awarded $425,000 from the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) and US Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) for its grass removal program. These funds will help residents, businesses and homeowners associations within Desert...
- Posted July 5, 2020
Western Municipal Water District appoints new Director to Division 1 seat
Earlier this week the Board of Directors for Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) appointed Steve Adams to Division 1. Adams’ appointment comes after the seat was left vacant by the passing of former Director Robert Stockton in...
- Posted July 3, 2020
CA-NV AWWA goes Virtual for Annual Fall Conference
The Governing Board of the American Water Works Association’s California-Nevada Section on Thursday, June 25 decided to make this year’s Annual Fall Conference (AFC Virtual) an online event on October 26-29, 2020. Speaking for the board, Executive...
- Posted July 2, 2020
Dominguez Technology Center Receives Recycled Water Customer of the Year
Last week WateReuse California honored the Dominguez Technology Center in Carson, CA for partnering on a project with West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) and other local agencies to convert its landscape irrigation system to use...
- Posted July 1, 2020
Reclamation provides $3.3 million to 52 WaterSMART Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects
The Bureau of Reclamation has selected 52 projects in 13 states in the West to share $3.3 million in WaterSMART grants for small-scale water efficiency improvements. These projects deliver on the Department of the Interior and Reclamation’s...
- Posted June 30, 2020