- 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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$4.6 Million Grant for Lahontan WB to Investigate Contamination in South Lake Tahoe’s Groundwater
The State Water Resources Control Board’s Site Cleanup Subaccount Program (SCAP) has issued a $4.6 million grant to the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board to investigate regional perchloroethylene (PCE) groundwater contamination in South Lake Tahoe. The...
- Posted March 15, 2019
State Water Board Reaches $6 Million Settlement with LAC’s MTA for Underground Storage Violations
Following an investigation by the State Water Resources Control Board’s Office of Enforcement (OOE), 16 facilities owned by Los Angeles County (LAC) Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) have allegedly been in violation of regulations concerning storage of hazardous...
- Posted March 14, 2019
Central Valley Regional Control Board Fines Washoe Fuel for Not Cleaning Petroleum Products Leaks
After more than a decade since the discovery of petroleum product leakage was discovered at a former bulk fueling business, the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQCB) has fined Washoe Fuel Inc. (aka Allied Washoe)...
- Posted March 9, 2019
ASCE Awards Orange County Sanitation with Wastewater Treatment Project of the Year Recognition
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently recognized Orange County Sanitation District’s as the Wastewater Treatment Project of the Year. The award was presented at the 2019 ASCE OC Branch Awards Dinner held in late February...
- Posted March 6, 2019
San Juan Capistrano Selects Santa Margarita Water District to Provide City’s Water and Sewer Services
After an extended competitive process, the San Juan Capistrano City Council voted unanimously earlier this week to enter exclusive negotiations to transfer the city’s to Santa Margarita Water District (SMWD). SMWD staff will now begin working with...
- Posted March 3, 2019
Confluence Highlights the Upcoming 2019 AWWA-CNS 2019 Spring Conference
The upcoming 2019 American Water Works Association, California-Nevada Section’s (AWWA-CNS) Spring Conference features four days of tours, meetings, training, technical sessions, receptions, competitions, exhibits by various vendors and the opportunity to learn from and share with your...
- Posted February 27, 2019
CWEA Recognizes Coachella Water with Seven Awards; Seeks Nominations for Emerging Leaders
California Water Environment Association (CWEA) sponsors a number of award competitions throughout the year and 2018 was a noteworthy year for Riverside County’s Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD). CVWD earned seven awards from the Colorado River Basin...
- Posted February 20, 2019
Metropolitan Water District Seats Three New Directors
Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California seated three new directors earlier this week representing the cities of Fullerton and Santa Ana, and the Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA). MWD is governed by a 38-member Board of...
- Posted February 16, 2019
Governor Newsom Announces Three Key Water, Agriculture Appointments
As anticipated, California Governor Gavin Newsom has relieved State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Chair Felicia Marcus from the position she has held since 2013. He announced the appointed of Joaquin Esquivel, 36, of Sacramento, as chair...
- Posted February 14, 2019
Carollo Engineers, Inc. Named 2019 Golden State Award Winner for Woodland Aquifer by ACEC
Carollo Engineers, Inc. of Sacramento, who completed the Woodland, CA Aquifer Storage and Recovery Wells #29 and #30, has been named the 2019 Golden State Award Winning project by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC), California....
- Posted February 11, 2019