- 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
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Orange County Water District puts extraction well into operation to protect groundwater basin
As part of the North Basin Groundwater Protection Project, the Orange County Water District (OCWD) has put an extraction well (Extraction Well 1 or EW-1) into operation in order to protect the basin from legacy industrial contaminants...
- Posted November 2, 2017
Santa Clara Valley Water District to award $100,000 in grants for water conservation programs
As part of the 15-year Safe, Clean Water and Natural Flood Protection Program, the Santa Clara Valley Water District (SCVWD) will be awarding up to $100,000 in grants for testing new and innovative water conservation programs and...
- Posted November 1, 2017
Orange County Sanitation District becomes first to have nationally accredited municipal laboratory
Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) announced last week that they have become the first public agency in California to receive accreditation from the National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Council’s (NELAC) and The NELAC Institute (TNI) by meeting TNI’s national standards. OCSD has...
- Posted October 31, 2017
Shasta County Land Owner assessed penalty for cannabis cultivation water quality violations
A Shasta County property owner has been assessed a $143,640 penalty by the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQB) for illegally developing his property for cannabis cultivation. Lawrence Gasper’s activities resulted in unlawful sediment discharge...
- Posted October 30, 2017
Nestlé Waters’ Livermore and Sacramento factories earn rigorous water stewardship certification
As part of its commitment to certifying 20 bottling sites worldwide as sustainability leaders by 2020, Nestlé Waters’ North America announced this week that its Livermore and Sacramento factories have received certification for meeting the rigorous Alliance...
- Posted October 29, 2017
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power rehabilitates its Grand View Regulator Station
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) recently completed the rehabilitation of its Grand View Regulator Station as part of its five-year $2.4 billion Water Infrastructure Plan. The plan seeks to replace or upgrade numerous...
- Posted October 28, 2017
In partnership with UC Davis, Moulton Niguel WD tests new ways to optimize energy, save money
Laguna Niguel-based Moulton Niguel Water District (MNWD) is partnering with University of California Davis’ Center for Water and Energy Efficiency (CWEE) to investigate news ways to save money and reduce energy consumption while continuing to meet the...
- Posted October 27, 2017
CDFA and DWR award $4.6 million to bring surface water to San Joaquin farms
Grant funds from California’s Proposition 1 and the State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP) have made possible $4.6 million in joint water efficiency grants for the North San Joaquin Water Conservation District (NSJWCD) and 19 farm...
- Posted October 26, 2017
Riverside-area teachers eligible for water education grants from Western Municipal Water District
Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) is encouraging all K-12 teachers in western Riverside County to apply for the 2017-18 Lois B. Krieger Water Project Grants for Educators. Grant applications and funding are open to private and public...
- Posted October 25, 2017
Issues of transparency, lack of trust continue to swirl in Oroville area after dam disaster
A 12-question survey, recently mailed to specific residents within Assemblyman Jim Gallagher’s (R-3rd Assembly District-Chico) district, is showing that 70 percent of the respondents claim that the Department of Water Resources (DWR) has lost all public trust...
- Posted October 24, 2017