- 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"
Palmdale Water District Hires Adam Ly as New Assistant General Manager
Water industry veteran Adam Ly has recently been hired as the new Assistant General Manager (AGM) at Palmdale Water District (PWD). Ly most recently worked at for Downey-based Liberty Utilities (LU) California, a private utilities company which...
- Posted September 8, 2018
Chula Vista joins 10 Other Cities, Public Entities to Sue Monsanto Company for PCB Contamination
The city of Chula Vista, in concert with the national law firm of Baron & Budd, announced that they have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in the Southern District of California against Monsanto Company for...
- Posted September 5, 2018
Orange County Water District Receives Two Reclamation Grants for Water Purification Research
Orange County Water District (OCWD) was recently notified by the U. S. Bureau of Reclamation that they are to receive $350,00 for two of their Water Purification Research projects. Reclamation has selected 16 research projects to receive...
- Posted September 4, 2018
Reclamation Veteran Engineer Named as Director of Security, Safety, and Law Enforcement
Registered professional engineer Karen Knight has been named as the Director of Security, Safety, and Law Enforcement for the Bureau of Reclamation. Reclamation’s Commissioner Brenda Burman made the announcement of Knight’s new position saying: “Nothing is more...
- Posted August 30, 2018
Teacher Grant Applications Available from Leucadia Wastewater District for Carlsbad Area Schools
Leucadia Wastewater District (LWD) in Carlsbad is currently accepting Teacher Grant applications from schools within LWD’s service area which includes nine elementary schools as well as Diegueno Middle School and La Costa Canyon High School. Three grants...
- Posted August 29, 2018
SFPUC Graduates Class of 15 Interns in the Sewer System Improvement Program Cityworks Initiative
Earlier this month the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) celebrated the graduation class of 15 interns enrolled in the agency’s Sewer System Improvement Program (SSIP) Cityworks initiative. The six-week endeavor is a paid internship program that...
- Posted August 27, 2018
Grants for Technical Assistance for Climate Smart Agriculture Programs Now Being Accepted by CDFA
Intent on reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in agricultural operations, the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) began accepting grant applications last week from organizations that can provide technical assistance to applicants for the state’s Climate...
- Posted August 26, 2018
HDR Expands its Water Resource Services, Acquires Sacramento-based David Ford Consulting Engineers
HDR of Omaha, NE has acquired the assets of Sacramento-based David Ford Consulting Engineers. Henceforth, David Ford Consulting Engineers will do business as HDR | David Ford Consulting Engineers. The two firms have previously worked together for...
- Posted August 7, 2018
Groundwater Resources Association Announces their First Annual Western Groundwater Congress
The Groundwater Resources Association of California (GRAC) has announced their First Annual “super-sized” Western Groundwater Congress (WGC) for Tuesday, Sept. 25 through Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) legislation, water resources and other timely...
- Posted August 6, 2018
Palmdale Water District Host Centennial Celebration
Historical displays, a new book detailing their 100-year history, free tacos and ice cream, a petting zoo, a car show, temporary tattoos and face painting for children, and a host of other activities were all part of...
- Posted August 5, 2018