- Modoc County Grower issued penalty for failing to acquire Water Quality Permit
- Remaining East Porterville homes now connected to sustainable water
- California lacking snow; snow water equivalent at only 4.9 inches, 27 percent of date’s average
- Report seeks to provide key elements of successful groundwater management for California managers
- State Contractors see slight increase of allocation
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East Valley Water District recognized as first place in Top Workplaces for small companies
The Press Enterprise’s Inland Empire Top Workplaces recently recognized East Valley Water District (EVWD) with honors as the first place Top Workplaces Award in the small company category for the second consecutive year. EVWD was also recognized...
- Posted January 8, 2018
Additional findings released in Lake Oroville Spillways incident
On the heels of preliminary findings and an interim memorandum – both released last year – in the Lake Oroville Spillways incident, the Independent Forensic Team (IFT) released additional findings late last week from its review of...
- Posted January 7, 2018
West Valley Water District to study second rebate for customers
Rialto-based West Valley Water District’s (WVWD) Board of Directors has directed Interim General Manager Robert Christman to study and prepare an impact report on a proposed rebate for district customers and present the findings at the next...
- Posted January 6, 2018
Reclamation awards $4.9 million contract to Systems Integrated for Colorado River Storage
The Bureau of Reclamation has awarded a $4.9 million contract to Systems Integrated on Jan. 2 for a five-phase project to replace and modernize existing Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems in order to further standardize...
- Posted January 5, 2018
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power delays two-month testing of well due to low snowpack
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) had planned to begin a two-month testing of a well in the Owens Valley that was overhauled in 2014. However, the low snowpack in the Eastern Sierra has...
- Posted January 4, 2018
Riverside Public Utilities’ Todd Jorgenson appointed Interim General Manager
Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) veteran Todd Jorgenson has been named Interim General Manager for public utilities by Riverside City Manager John Russo. He has served most recently as Assistant General Manager for Water for the city of...
- Posted January 3, 2018
Central Valley Water Quality Board reaches Clean Water settlement with Kirkwood Mountain Resort
In winter 2015-16, Kirkwood Mountain Resort allegedly violated the federal Clean Water Act when recycled asphalt pavement grindings from snow removal activities entered drainages that flow into Kirkwood Creek and Kirkwood Meadows. Potential impacts from discharging asphalt...
- Posted December 31, 2017
EPA reaches settlement with Salinas biodiesel company to reduce risk of spills in watershed
Encore Oils, LLC – a division of SeQuential – and Ottone-Salinas, Inc. have reached a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reduce the risk of oils spills in the Monterey Bay watershed after Encore...
- Posted December 30, 2017
Dublin San Ramon Services District’s long-term credit rating by Standard & Poor jumps two levels
Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) announced at its December board meeting that its long-term credit rating by Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings was raised by two levels from AA- to AA+. The Standard & Poor’s report...
- Posted December 29, 2017
New outlet valve purchased by Nevada Irrigation District for Rollins Lake after DSOD inspections
The Board of Directors for the Nevada Irrigation District, based in Grass Valley, has approved the purchase of a new outlet valve and support structure to replace an aging outlet valve at Rollins Lake in Nevada County....
- Posted December 28, 2017