- 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
All posts tagged "industry"
Leticia Vasquez-Wilson Elected as First Metropolitan Water District Latina Board Secretary
The Board of Directors for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) has elected its first Latina Board Secretary, Leticia Vasquez–Wilson. The lifelong educator is a member of the Central Basin Municipal Water District (CBMWD) Board...
- Posted November 17, 2018
Ben Horenstein Selected as New General at Manager Marin Municipal Water District
Long-time water professional Ben Horenstein was approved by the new manager by the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) Board of Directors at the Tuesday, November 13 board meeting. The board had conducted an extensive nationwide search prior...
- Posted November 15, 2018
National Association of Water Companies Presents Two Innovation Awards to Cal Water Service
California Water Service (CWS) was recently recognize with two awards from the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) at NAWC’s 2018 Water Summit in San Antonio, TX. NAWC’s Management Innovation Awards has awarded their members for unique,...
- Posted November 14, 2018
Golden State Water Southwest GM to Lead CA-NV Section of American Water Works Association
Golden State Water Company (GSWC) Southwest General Manager Kate Nutting was recently named as Chair of the California-Nevada Section of the American Water Works Association (AWWA). The appointment was announced at the Section’s Annual Fall Conference in...
- Posted November 13, 2018
Orange County Water District Receives Environmental Education Award
The Orange County Water District (OCWD) recently received the 2018 Stephen J. Klaine Environmental Education Award from the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) at the society’s 39th annual meeting in Sacramento. The award recognizes an...
- Posted November 11, 2018
Yazdan “Yaz” Emrani Sworn In as New Member of Metropolitan Water District Board of Directors
Yazdan “Yaz” Emrani was recently sworn in as the newest member of the Board of Directors for Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California. Emrani is the director of Public Works for the city of San Fernando...
- Posted November 9, 2018
Chino Basin Watermaster Prepares to Celebrate 40th Anniversary Milestone
It was an historic decision when, in 1978, the San Bernardino Superior Court determined water rights for the hundreds of original parties and assigned water users specific rules on pumping water. The decision – known of as...
- Posted November 8, 2018
DWR Tribal Policy Advisor Anecita Agustinez Honored for Work with California Tribes
Department of Water Resources (DWR) Tribal Policy Advisor Anecita Agustinez was recently honored with a resolution from the California State Assembly for her 30 years of advocacy experience on behalf of California’s Native American tribes. Assembly Resolution...
- Posted November 7, 2018
Coachella Valley Water District Celebrates its 100th Anniversary
The Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) is celebrating its 100th anniversary with an event on Sunday, Nov. 4 at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens in Palm Desert from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The first 100...
- Posted November 3, 2018
Steven Moore Appointed New General Manger at Ross Valley Sanitary District in San Rafael
With a resume of nearly 30 years in the water industry, Steven Moore was recently appointed as the general manager at the Ross Valley Sanitary District (RVSD) based in San Rafael. He will begin his new position...
- Posted November 2, 2018