- 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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California American Water and related Charitable Foundation donate to California Wildfire Relief Efforts
Relief efforts for the victims and communities impacted by the recent Northern California wildfires have received a generous donation from California American Water (CAW) and the American Water Charitable Foundation (AWCF). AWCF, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and...
- Posted October 23, 2017
Middle school teachers study SoCal water scarcity compliments of EarthEcho and Northrop Grumman
Twenty-six middle school teachers from throughout the U.S. have been selected to explore water scarcity in southern California. EarthEcho Expedition: Water by Design is led by explorer and environmental advocate Philippe Cousteau, Jr. through the support of...
- Posted October 22, 2017
Municipal Information System Association of CA honors Western Municipal Water with two awards
Western Municipal Water District’s (WMWD) IT Department was recently earned top honors from the Municipal Information System Association of California (MISAC), receiving the prestigious Excellence in IT Practices Award. WMWD’s Director of Administration Greg Duecker was bestowed...
- Posted October 21, 2017
Environmental Standards for Cannabis Cultivation adopted by State Water Board
Intent on protecting water flows and water quality in the state’s rivers and streams, the California State Water Resources Control Board adopted a new statewide policy for strict environmental standards for cannabis cultivation earlier this week. With...
- Posted October 20, 2017
Lake Oroville Flood Season Operations Plan released
While work for the repair and reconstruction of the main Lake Oroville spillway continues, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) has released the operations plan for Lake Oroville during the upcoming 2017-18 rainy season. The plan is...
- Posted October 19, 2017
BLM determines Cadiz Water Project Can Construct in Railroad Right-of-Way
The United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has issued a letter to Cadiz Inc., the Santa Margarita Water District (SMWD) and the Arizona & California Railroad (ARZC) concluding that the Cadiz Valley Water Conservation, Recovery and...
- Posted October 18, 2017
Governor signs bill creating new water agency
Senate Bill 634(SB 634) by Senator Scott Wilk, R- Antelope Valley, has been signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown. The legislation repeals the Castaic Lake Water Agency Law and creates the Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency....
- Posted October 17, 2017
Riverside-based Toro Company recognized by the EPA for contributions to the WaterSense® program
The Toro Company has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its contributions to the WaterSense® program and furthering efforts in water efficiency in 2016. The Riverside-based company was presented with a 2017 WaterSense®...
- Posted October 16, 2017
Central Valley Project begins 2017/18 water year with “bountiful water supplies”
The news of the annual water carry-over from the Bureau of Reclamation’s Central Valley Project (CVP) is a far cry different this year versus anything from the past five years. As CVP began Water Year (WY) 2017/18...
- Posted October 15, 2017
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