- Orange County Nursery donates 300 plants for Irrigation Field Trials at two UC campuses
- Supreme Court upholds lower court ruling, won’t hear water agencies’ appeal on groundwater rights
- Emergency Declaration for flooding in Owens Valley lifted by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
- PG&E launches funding challenge for “California Climate Challenge” with $1 million
- Restoration funded for watersheds impacted by unregulated cannabis cultivation
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Yuba County Water Agency President Brent Hastey elected president of California’s water association
The gavel has been passed following the election of Yuba County Water Agency Chairman Brent Hastey as the new president of the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA). Hastey succeeds outgoing ACWA President Kathleen Tiegs and will...
- Posted December 10, 2017
Western Municipal Water District receives ratings distinction in “2017 Top Workplaces” list
Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) has earned a spot on the Inland News Group’s “2017 Top Workplaces” ranking third in the midsize workplace category. This marks the second time in two years that WMWD has garnered a...
- Posted December 6, 2017
Artwork from four Western Riverside County Students to be featured in MWD’s 2018 Calendar
Four students in Western Municipal Water District’s (WMWD) service territory have had their artwork selected to be featured in Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California’s 2018 annual “Water is Life” Art Contest calendar. The four children’s...
- Posted December 3, 2017
Western Municipal Water District appoints Craig Miller as new General Manager
The Western Municipal Water District Board of Directors has appointed Craig Miller as the district’s new General Manager replacing longtime General Manager John Rossi who will be retiring at year’s end. Miller joined Western in 2014 as...
- Posted November 22, 2017
California American Water distributes 400 turkeys Monterey County nonprofits
Three Monterey County nonprofits will help make the holidays brighter for 400 families in need with the donation of 400 turkeys from California American Water (CAW). Monterey County Food Bank, Salvation Army, and Boys & Girls Clubs...
- Posted November 19, 2017
Interior Secretary Zinke applauds Senate’s confirmation of Brenda Burman to lead Reclamation
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Brenda Burman as the first woman to lead the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation. As Reclamation’s commissioner, Burman will oversee some 5,000 employees. The Bureau of Reclamation is the largest...
- Posted November 18, 2017
President Trump appoints Tim Petty for Interior Department; Secretary Zinke cheers the nomination
President Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Tim Petty as the Assistant Secretary for Water and Science at the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) earlier this week has been applauded by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. Dr. Petty...
- Posted November 16, 2017
Eastern Municipal Water District honored with 2017 Sensus Reach Customer Service Award
Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) has been honored with the 2017 Sensus Reach Customer Service Award for its installation of smart-metering technology which has benefited thousands of customers throughout its service area. EMWD received this distinction in...
- Posted November 13, 2017
Three Climate Science Service Awards announced by Department of Water Resources
Three researchers have been honored with Climate Science Service Awards by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) at a recent San Diego workshop sponsored by DWR and the Scripps Institute of Oceanography. The awards seek to...
- Posted November 10, 2017