- Orland Sand and Gravel Corporation to Pay $675,000 Penalty for Water Quality Violations
- Cease and Desist Order Served on Kern County Oil Field Wastewater Disposal Center Company
- Both DWR and California State Water Board Issue Annual Warnings Regarding Waterborne Illnesses
- Reclamation Announces Updates for Central Valley Project South-of-Delta Allocations
- President Trump Approves California Disaster Declaration for 17 Northern California Counties
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More Stringent Food Safety Practices Announced by California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement
New requirements adopted by the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) are aimed at strengthening the mandatory food safety practices required on farms to prevent future foodborne illness outbreaks like the one associated with romaine lettuce last...
- Posted May 11, 2019
Malibu Named “Recycled Water Agency of the Year” for Civic Center Water Treatment Facility
A project supporting local efforts to address California’s drought by reducing the use of high-quality drinking water formerly used to irrigate Malibu’s public spaces and parks has earned the city the 2019 “Recycled Water Agency of the...
- Posted April 30, 2019
Orange County Water and Sanitation Districts Receive International Mercury Award
The Orange County Groundwater Replenishment System (GWRS) Bottled Water Campaign – a collaborative effort of the Orange County Water District (OCWD) and the Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) – has earned global recognition and a silver award...
- Posted April 29, 2019
Chino Basin Desalter Authority Announces New General Manager/CEO Thomas O’Neill
Water industry veteran Thomas O’Neill was unanimously approved by the Board of Directors of the Chino Basin Desalter Authority (CDA) at their March 7 board meeting as the organization’s new General Manager/CEO. O’Neill began his new position...
- Posted April 28, 2019
Renee Purdy Named as Executive Officer for Los Angeles Regional Water Board
Environmental scientist and regional planner Renee Purdy has been named Executive Officer (EO) for the Los Angeles Regional Water Board in a recent vote by the Regional Board following seven months as the board’s acting EO. Purdy...
- Posted April 27, 2019
Russell Callejo Selected as Deputy Regional Director for Reclamation’s Mid-Pacific Region
Russell Callejo, the current Assistant Regional Director for the Bureau of Reclamation’s Mid-Pacific Region, will assume the position of Mid-Pacific’s Deputy Regional Director in mid-June. Mid-Pacific Regional Director Ernest Conant announced the selection of Callejo for his...
- Posted April 26, 2019
Imperial Irrigation District Alleges Metropolitan Water District Violated CEQA Principles
The Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan (DCP) is now being formally challenged by the Imperial Irrigation District (IID) in a petition filed last week in Los Angeles Superior Court. The lawsuit alleges violations of the California Environmental...
- Posted April 24, 2019
CA Association of Public Information Officials Present Two Awards to Eastern Municipal Water District
Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) was honored last week with two communications awards from the California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO) during its annual awards event on April 10. EMWD was recognized with Excellence in Public...
- Posted April 22, 2019
GSA Engineering Settles With State Water Board Over Underground Storage Tank Fraud Allegations
GSA Engineering Inc. (GSA), an environmental consulting firm based in Pacific Palisade, has settled with the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) over allegations that it submitted inflated invoices to the Underground Storage Tank (UST) Cleanup Fund...
- Posted April 17, 2019
Two Montclair High School Seniors Receive Scholarships from Monte Vista WD Board of Directors
The April 10 Board of Directors meeting at Monte Vista Water District (MVWD) included the annual presentation of two $1,000 scholarships. Montclair High School seniors Maria Farias and Ixchel Hernandez were awarded the “2019 Bruce J. Lance,...
- Posted April 14, 2019