- State Water Board Adopts Bay-Delta Plan Update, Makes Allowances for Voluntary Agreements
- 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
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Chino Basin Water Conservation District’s Winter Evening Open House slated for March 20
An opportunity for fun and education is at hand at the upcoming Chino Basin Water Conservation District’s (CBWCD) Winter Evening Open House. The free event will be held from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the district’s headquarters...
- Posted March 15, 2018
Salinity Coalition honors Eastern Municipal Water District’s Ron Sullivan with “Salt of the Earth” Award
The Multi-State Salinity Coalition (MSSC) recently awarded Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) Board Member Ron Sullivan with the “Salt of the Earth” award for his longstanding leadership in water desalination. Sullivan has been a longtime advocate for...
- Posted March 8, 2018
DWR Honored for Climate Leadership by meeting and exceeding GHG Emission Goal
The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) has earned a 2018 Climate Leadership Award/ Goal Achievement Award for its efforts in meeting and exceeding its goal to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The 2018 award marks the...
- Posted March 3, 2018
Tim Barr named as Western Municipal Water District’s new Deputy General Manager
Veteran water manager and leader Tim Barr was recently named as Western Municipal Water District’s (Western) new Deputy General Manager. He brings nearly 30 years of public sector experience to his new position. In his new position...
- Posted March 2, 2018
Restoration of Newport Beach’s Big Canyon Creek wins state engineering award
A long-standing environmental hazard in Southern California’s Newport Beach has not only been mitigated but has garnered the distinction as an Honor Award recipient in the Water and Storm Water category from the California chapter of the...
- Posted February 27, 2018
Widespread corruption at Panoche Water District results in arrests, felony charges for five people
Five individuals with the Panoche Water District (PWD) have been arrested for the misuse of public funds amidst widespread corruption at the Panoche Water District located in Firebaugh, 38 miles west of Fresno. The scheme has been...
- Posted February 26, 2018
President Trump proposes Bureau of Reclamation FY 2019 budget of $1 billion
In a move to strengthen the Bureau of Reclamation’s efforts to continue to deliver water and generate hydropower in cost-efficient and environmentally responsible manner, President Trump on Monday proposed a $1.049 billion Fiscal Year 2019 budget for...
- Posted February 13, 2018
Patrick Pulupa named New Executive Officer for Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Patrick Pulupa, former legal counsel for the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQCB), has been named the water board’s new executive officer beginning March 1. Pulupa, has served as the board’s legal counsel since 2007...
- Posted February 12, 2018
Reclamation announces new Deputy Regional Director for Mid-Pacific Region
Ali Forsythe, the former program manager for the San Joaquin River Restoration Program (SJRRP) since 2011, has recently been named as the Bureau of Reclamation’s new Deputy Regional Director for Mid-Pacific Region. She holds Bachelor of Science...
- Posted February 11, 2018
California American Water launches new hardship assistance program in Monterey County
In order to ensure that each customer in Monterey County has access to reliable water, California American Water has launched a new hardship assistance program in partnership with United Way Monterey County (UWMC). The new program is...
- Posted February 7, 2018