- Yuba Water Agency funds project to improve Wheatland drinking water system
- Study Shows Droughts Affecting So Cal Water Sources Six Times a Century
- Public Comment on Draft Water Resilience Portfolio Happening Now
- Yuba Water Agency Partners with Scripps, DWR to Study Atmospheric Rivers
- Sierra Snowpack Off to Good Start Following December Storms
All posts tagged "infrastructure"
Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Folsom Dam Raise
Earlier this week, State and Federal officials held a groundbreaking ceremony to officially launch work on a nearly $400 million project to raise the Folsom Dam 3.5 feet. The project is expected to take five years to complete and...
- Posted January 23, 2020
State Initiates Environmental Review for Proposed Delta Conveyance Project
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) recently released a Notice of Preparation (NOP) for a proposal to modernize water infrastructure in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, initiating environmental review in compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). The...
- Posted January 21, 2020
Reclamation ends decades of financial uncertainty for water and power users of the Central Valley Project
The Bureau of Reclamation today released the Central Valley Project Final Cost Allocation Study, which determines how to distribute costs of the multipurpose CVP facilities to project beneficiaries. Extending 400 miles through central California, the CVP is...
- Posted January 17, 2020
Reclamation issues Record of Decision for Mendota Pool Group program offering affordable, reliable water for farmers
The Bureau of Reclamation issued a Record of Decision Friday for an action that optimizes water supply and reduces pumping impacts through the Mendota Pool Group 20-Year Exchange Program, expected to begin in early 2020. Reclamation and...
- Posted January 12, 2020
Kettleman City Welcomes New Water Treatment Facility
Kettleman City will no longer be plagued by contaminated groundwater thanks to a new $11 million water treatment plant built with state and federal funds. Previously, the community had relied on delivery of replacement drinking water for...
- Posted January 2, 2020
DWR moving forward with modernization of State Water Project facilities
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) recently announced they are moving forward with modernization of State Water Project (SWP) facilities across the state to reduce seismic and hydrologic risks. Several projects across California have begun. These projects...
- Posted December 30, 2019
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s call to action on funding our nations dams
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand began a compassionate plea for our aging dam infrastructure earlier this week in a letter to leaders of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, which is crafting a new water resources bill. Gillibrand,...
- Posted December 20, 2019
Contractor using decades of experience to change the way people look at below-grade construction
Management gurus and motivational speakers preach that change is good. Whereas that may be true in many instances if the current method is functioning well and the budget supports the current method perhaps you should leave well...
- Posted December 19, 2019
Advanced Metering Infrastructure Could Be Coming to San Jose
San Jose Water announced last week that it had filed an application with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to deploy Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) throughout its service area. AMI technology includes advanced meters that can take...
- Posted December 12, 2019
DWR, Reclamation Partner for Seismic Upgrades B.F. Sisk Dam and San Luis Reservoir
Although the Bureau of Reclamation and the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) are still several months away from holding public meetings to further inform the public of the dam safety project at B.F. Sisk Dam and...
- Posted December 11, 2019