- State Water Project Allocation Increases to 15 Percent
- Yuba Water Agency funds project to improve Wheatland drinking water system
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- Public Comment on Draft Water Resilience Portfolio Happening Now
- Yuba Water Agency Partners with Scripps, DWR to Study Atmospheric Rivers
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District Posts List of Unclaimed Money
Attention current and former customers of Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD). You may be entitled to unclaimed money. Each year, EMWD posts a list of unclaimed monies, which are typically refunds associated with the closing of water...
- Posted January 20, 2020
Repenning, Camacho Join MWD Board
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) announced last week two new directors representing the city of Los Angeles and Inland Empire Utilities Agency were seated on the board of directors. Heather Repenning will represent the city...
- Posted January 19, 2020
Jennifer Capitolo Named CWA Executive Director
The California Water Association (CWA), announced it has named Jennifer Capitolo as its new Executive Director, effective January 20, 2020. She is replacing Jack Hawks, who has served as the Association’s Executive Director since 2005, and who...
- Posted January 16, 2020
San Diego Water Board Seeks $9 Million Penalty Against Baldwin & Sons for Illegal Discharges and Permit Violations
The San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board issued a $9 million administrative complaint against Baldwin & Sons after completing a multi-year investigation into unauthorized sediment discharges at a luxury home construction site in southern Orange County....
- Posted January 15, 2020
Roman Catholic Bishop of Sacramento to Settle in Stormwater Violations at Placer County Construction Project
The corporate entity representing the Roman Catholic Bishop of Sacramento has agreed to pay a $56,400 penalty for allowing stormwater to erode soils and discharge sediment into waterways below a retreat being built in Placer County. The...
- Posted January 13, 2020
Western Municipal Water District earns top workplace recognition
Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) recently announced receiving two workplace honors last year by combining physically healthy employees with a thriving work environment. WMWD received recognition as an Inland Empire 2019 Top Workplace by The Press-Enterprise. In...
- Posted January 10, 2020
San Diego County Water Authority Makes Settlement Offer to End Litigation
The San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) sent a comprehensive settlement offer to the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) last month that would end nearly a decade of ongoing litigation over rates between the two...
- Posted January 9, 2020
CPUC Approves Acquisition of Fruitridge Vista Water Company
California American Water (CalAm) recently announced their acquisition of Fruitridge Vista Water Company’s operating assets was voted on and approved by the California Public Utilities Commission. CalAm will become the new water provider to approximately 4,800 connections...
- Posted January 6, 2020
Hollister to Pay $181,110 for Illegal Discharge
The city of Hollister, which operates a municipal sewer system and industrial wastewater treatment plant, agreed to a $181,110 settlement with the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board for the unauthorized release of approximately 38,500 gallons...
- Posted January 5, 2020
Heather Dyer Selected to Head Up San Bernardino Valley MWD
San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District (SBVMWD) recently announced the Heather Dyer as new General Manager of the State Water Contractor. Dyer was selected at the December SBVWMD Board meeting after performing a statewide search. Dyer joined...
- Posted January 3, 2020