- Reclamation Announces Funding Opportunity for Cost-Effective Desalination and Water Purification
- San Diego Foundation Awards $364,000 to Six Agencies to Assist with Diminishing Water Supplies
- Department of Water Resources Enlists New Wildfire Prevention Staff – Goats and Sheep
- Stored Water Provides Strong Start to Water Year 2020
- Oilfield Activities in Western Kern County are Increasing Groundwater Salinity
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Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal WD Awarded 2019 WaterSense Partner of the Year Award
The Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District (USGVMWD) has returned home from the WaterSmart Innovations Conference in Las Vegas with its first WaterSense Partner of the Year Award for its water waste promotional efforts in 2018....
- Posted October 11, 2019
Orange County Water District Designated Utility of the Future Today at WEFTEC 2019
The Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) 92nd annual technical exhibition and conference (TEC), held Sept. 24 at McCormick Place in Chicago, has honored the Orange County Water District (OCWD) as the Utility of the Future Today (UotFT). This...
- Posted October 10, 2019
West Basin Municipal Water District Reopens El Segundo Water Recycling Facility with Fanfare
A grand re-opening ceremony was held late last week in El Segundo to commemorate the re-opening of West Basin Municipal Water District’s (WBMWD) Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility (ECLWRF) Water Education Center. Congresswoman Grace Napolitano (D-32nd...
- Posted October 9, 2019
Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District Selects New General Manager
The Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District (EVMWD) Board of Directors recently announced the selection of a new general manger. Greg Thomas joins EVMWD as a seasoned leader specializing in engineering, construction, operations and maintenance. Thomas most recently...
- Posted October 5, 2019
CA Disability Services Association Honors Walnut Valley Water District With 2019 Star Award
Walnut Valley Water District (WVWD) was recently honored by the California Disability Services Association (CDSA) who presented them with the 2019 Star Award in recognition of the district’s OPARC Maintenance Program. OPARC is a nonprofit agency based...
- Posted October 3, 2019
LADWP’s Summer Job Shadowing Program Graduates 16 Students from Six Area High Schools
Sixteen high school students recently completed a Summer Youth Program (SYP) with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) whereby the participated the work/study program where they were paid $15.23 per hour in a job...
- Posted October 2, 2019
Christiana Daisy Appointed as Executive Manager of Engineering/Assistant GM at IEUA
Licensed professional civil engineer Christiana Daisy has been appointed as Executive Manager of Engineering/Assistant General Manager at Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA). In her new role Daisy will direct and participate in the development of short- and...
- Posted October 1, 2019
Superior Court Judge Dismisses Challenge to Western Municipal Water District’s Water Rate Structure
Thanks to a recent ruling by Superior Court Judge Daniel A. Ottolia a legal challenge against Western Municipal Water District’s (WMWD) water rate structure has been dismissed. Two petitioners from one Riverside-area home filed a petition for...
- Posted September 24, 2019
Attorney Alan Lilly Selected as State Water Board’s First Administrative Hearings Officer
Assembly Bill 747, by Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-District 12-Salinas) and approved last September by then Governor Jerry Brown, is the legislation that created a new Administrative Hearings Office within the State Water Resources Control Board. On Thursday,...
- Posted September 21, 2019
Martin L. Adams Named as LADWP General Manager and Chief Engineer by LA City Council
After several months of controversy, including an FBI raid and the termination of the agency’s general manager, the Los Angeles (LA) City Council on Friday, Sept. 13 unanimously confirmed Martin L. Adams as the Los Angeles Department...
- Posted September 20, 2019