- State Water Project Allocations Off to a Dry Start
- California Partners with NASA’s JPL to Enlist Earth-Observing Satellite Data in Climate Change Efforts
- California American Water Refiles Coastal Commission Application for Water Supply Project
- BC Laboratories Fined for Delayed Reporting of Drinking Water Test Results
- CW3E Launches New Forecast Tools for the Atmospheric River Scale
All posts tagged "infrastructure"
San Bernardino Valley MWD Board Commits to Funding 2.8 Percent of Delta Conveyance
San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District (SBVMWD) recently took action to ensure the long-term reliability of the Inland Empire’s imported water supplies. At the November 17 regular board meeting, SBVMWD’s Directors voted unanimously to commit to pay...
- Posted December 1, 2020
Plan to Raise Shasta Dam Finalized by Trump Administration
The Trump Administration has released the Shasta Lake Water Resources Investigation Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to increase water storage capacity in the Shasta Lake reservoir by 634,000 acre-feet, or more than 200 billion gallons. “President...
- Posted November 21, 2020
Reclamation Record of Decision Paves Way for Friant-Kern Canal Repairs
The Bureau of Reclamation has announced that after completion of a nearly $5 million study and pre-construction work on the Friant Kern Canal Project, the Bureau of Reclamation signed the Record of Decision giving environmental clearance to repair...
- Posted November 12, 2020
Experts Say Oroville Dam Safe to Operate
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) published a summary report on the Oroville Dam Safety Comprehensive Needs Assessment (CNA) yesterday and it has been determined that the Oroville Dam Complex is safe to operate and no urgent...
- Posted November 10, 2020
DWR Begins Castaic Dam Spillway Assessment
The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) announced that evaluation of the Castaic Dam spillway in Los Angeles County has begun as part of a statewide effort to reduce risks from major earthquakes or extreme weather events...
- Posted November 8, 2020
EPA Awards $252 Billion for California Water Infrastructure
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $252 billion for water infrastructure via State Revolving Funds (SRFs) in California. SRF funding assists states, tribes and territories with infrastructure projects that protect surface water and provide safe...
- Posted November 3, 2020
Cal Water to Acquire Gunner Ranch West Wastewater System
Cal Water has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the wastewater system assets of Gunner Ranch Inc. in Madera County. Subject to the fulfillment of conditions to closing of the agreement, Cal Water...
- Posted November 2, 2020
Santa Margarita Water District Celebrates Trampas Canyon Dam and Reservoir Dedication
The Santa Margarita Water District held a dedication ceremony for the Trampas Canyon Dam and Reservoir earlier this month, marking an important step in securing water supply resiliency for the south Orange County community of 165,000 people....
- Posted October 24, 2020
West Valley Invests in New, Expanded Water Main
West Valley Water District (WVWD) has announced their Board of Directors approved a contract with Michael Baker International (MBI) to design, build, and oversee the expansion and replacement of a major water main pipe along Interstate 10....
- Posted October 22, 2020
Cal Water Completes Construction on Visalia Treatment Plant
Cal Water has announced the completion of a treatment facility in Visalia to eliminate perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanioc acid (PFOA) contaminants from the water supply. This is the first treatment plant to treat for PFOS and...
- Posted October 18, 2020