- 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
- West Basin Municipal Water District Funds Surfrider Foundation’s Teach and Test Program
All posts tagged "infrastructure"
State Water Resources Control Board Debuts Online Map Showing Lead Fittings in the State
Released Friday, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) has launched a new digital map that highlights which community water systems in the state have reported the presence of lead pipes and fittings. The submission of information...
- Posted December 9, 2018
Quick Thinking Staff’s Solution Keeps Pipeline Repairs on Schedule in San Diego
A leaking valve threatened to derail a 10-day shutdown in mid-November when workers with the San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) were scheduled to make repairs inside a dry section of a massive pipe. At issue was...
- Posted December 7, 2018
Two Coachella Valley Water District Projects to Receive a Total of $51 Million in EPA Federal Loans
Two Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) stormwater projects have been selected to receive Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) federal loans to reduce flood risk and create a safer community. The two projects were part of a total of...
- Posted December 5, 2018
USDA Announces $449 Million Investment in California Reservoir Project and Water Supply
It was a good news, bad news day on Tuesday for U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. Although it was a sobering visit to fire-ravaged devastation in what remains of the town of...
- Posted November 29, 2018
Cucamonga Valley Water District to Provide Temporary Jobs to Developmentally Disabled Adults
Cucamonga Valley Water District (CVWD) has initiated a first-time partnership with Montclair-based OPARC, a non-profit agency that provides training and meaningful employment opportunities for adults with disabilities in Southern California. Three OPARC clients will be painting fire...
- Posted November 19, 2018
Oroville Dam’s Main Spillway Deemed Winter Ready
DWR Meets the Nov. 1 Public Safety Milestone After a year-and-a-half of tireless construction, often with crews working throughout the night, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) has successfully met the Nov. 1 Public Safety Milestone in...
- Posted November 5, 2018
Malibu Completes, Celebrates New Smart Water Management Water Treatment Facility
Malibu city officials and local legislators along with representatives of the State and Regional Water Quality Control Boards and local residents and business members gathered recently to celebrate a new Smart Water Management Civic Center Water Treatment...
- Posted November 1, 2018
DWR completes riparian restoration project at Lake Perris
The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) recently completed a major riparian restoration project and opened three miles of a multi-use trail near the east end of Lake Perris in Riverside County. The project is part of...
- Posted October 30, 2018
District marks start of construction on recycled water treatment facility
This past weekend East Valley Water District (EVWD) was joined by more than 300 local officials and community members to celebrate the groundbreaking of the Sterling Natural Resource Center (SNRC), a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility in Highland....
- Posted October 26, 2018
Reclamation Awards $300,000 Grant to Moulton Niguel for Advanced Metering Infrastructure
An Advanced Metering Infrastructure program at Moulton Niguel Water District (MNWD) has received a second grant from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation for the program with the recent award of $300,000 in federal matching funds. MNWD was...
- Posted October 22, 2018