- UCLA Scientist honored by DWR for Large Storm Forecasting Efforts in Conjunction with NASA
- Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan Approved by Metropolitan Water District Board
- Twin Tunnels on Hold, DWR Withdraws Request for Certification from Delta Stewardship Council
- DWR Announces Draft Decisions for Groundwater Basin Boundary Modifications
- West Basin Municipal Water District Funds Surfrider Foundation’s Teach and Test Program
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ACWA’s 2018 Huell Howser Best in Blue Award for Communications Excellence Goes to OCWD
The path from project concept to reality and on to a robust communications plan to dispel the “yuck factor” has been an extensive undertaking for the Orange County Water District (OCWD). But their efforts were recently acknowledged...
- Posted December 10, 2018
ACWA Awards 2018-2019 Graduate Scholarship to USC Student Carlos Carrillo
The recipient of the 2018-’19 Stephen K. Hall Water Law & Policy scholarship was named earlier this week at the Association of California Water Agencies’ (ACWA) Fall Conference & Exhibition held in San Diego. University of Southern...
- Posted December 8, 2018
Halla Razak, Inland Empire Utilities Agency GM, Announces Resignation Effective Dec. 31
Citing family circumstances, Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s (IEUA) General Manager Halla Razak, has tendered her resignation effective Dec. 31. Razak her served as IEUA’s general manager since Dec. 1 of last year. Razak joined IEUA after a...
- Posted December 6, 2018
Eastern Municipal Water District Honors Assemblywoman Caballero as 2018 Water Champion
Assemblywoman Anna Caballero (D-30th District-Salinas) has been honored by Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) as the district’s 2018 Water Champion. Caballero authored AB 2050 – the Small System Water Authority Act of 2018 – to address and...
- Posted December 3, 2018
Western Municipal Water District Honored with Nine Awards by Local Public Relations Society
The Public Relations Society of America-Inland Empire Chapter (PRSA-IE) recently held its annual awards event to recognize excellence in public relations communications. Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) received nine awards – including the prestigious Best in Show...
- Posted November 28, 2018
City of Riverside Welcomes Todd Corbin as New General Manager of Public Utilities
Todd Corbin, the former general manager of the Jurupa Community Services District, was recently named as the incoming general manager of the city of Riverside’s public utilities. The Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) has provided both water and...
- Posted November 27, 2018
Michael Ryan Announced as Acting Director for Reclamation’s Mid-Pacific Region
With a career at the Bureau of Reclamation tht spans 36 years, Michael Ryan is well-acquainted with the agency. He was announced as the acting director for Reclamation’s Mid-Pacific Region on Monday by Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman....
- Posted November 23, 2018
Operation Gobble — California American Water’s Turkey Distribution in Monterey County
Some 425 turkeys were distributed on Fri., November 9 by California American Water (CAW) to three Monterey County non-profit agencies as part of CAW’s annual ”Operation Gobble” program. The three agencies – Boys & Girls Clubs of...
- Posted November 21, 2018
John Thiel, P.E., Tapped as Next General Manager at South Tahoe Public Utility District
South Tahoe Public Utility District (STPUD) has announced John Thiel, P.E., a 26-year veteran with the district, will be replacing the retiring Richard Solbrig as the next general manager. Solbrig, will be retiring in January after almost...
- Posted November 20, 2018
ACWA’s Retiring Timothy Quinn Honored with National Water Resources Association’s Buffalo Award
Known as the face of the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) and the author of blogs posts, opinion pieces, press releases and editorials on water matters and legislation, soon-to-retire Timothy Quinn was recently honored with the...
- Posted November 18, 2018