- Central Valley Project contractors looking at bleak 2018 allocations
- Department of Fish and Wildlife Soliciting Fisheries Habitat Restoration Proposals
- Eastern Municipal Water District urges customers to be “Sewer Smart”
- Modoc County Grower issued penalty for failing to acquire Water Quality Permit
- Remaining East Porterville homes now connected to sustainable water
All posts tagged "infrastructure"
East Branch Extension completion celebrated by local water districts, Department of Water Resources
More than 100 people gathered at the Redlands site of the East Branch Extension (EBX) of the State Water Project’s (SWP) Aqueduct yesterday to celebrate the project’s completion and the foresight of the region’s forefathers. Doug Headrick,...
- Posted February 23, 2018
Infrastructure improvements boosted by $173.5 million in low-interest loans from EPA
Four California water projects have been awarded a total of $173.5 million in low-interest loans from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure improvements. The EPA awarded the State Water Resources Control...
- Posted February 15, 2018
DWR announces grants for Groundwater Sustainability for Disadvantaged Communities and GSPs
After receiving 78 grant applications for assistance with groundwater sustainability projects that directly benefit severely disadvantaged communities and for local agency development of Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs), the Department of Water Resources (DWR) has announced $85.8 million...
- Posted February 9, 2018
Proposition 1 Water Bond funding grants up to $2 million to Soquel Creek Water District
California’s Proposition 1 Water Bond funding program, passed by voters in November 2014, has granted up to $2 million to Soquel Creek Water District (SCWD) to help fund planning efforts for SCWD’s proposed Pure Water Soquel Project,...
- Posted February 8, 2018
Study concludes Eastern Mojave Desert Spring will not be harmed by Cadiz Water Project
A new scientific study has confirmed a previous California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) determination that a natural spring – Bonanza Spring – in the eastern Mojave Desert will not be adversely impacted by the Cadiz Valley Water...
- Posted February 5, 2018
DWR releases draft funding awards for fourth round of Proposition 1 desalination grants
Eight desalination projects have been recommended for funding to receive a combined total of $34.4 million from the state Department of water resources. Contrary to the public perception of desalination only one of the projects will utilize...
- Posted February 4, 2018
Testing underway for new Folsom Dam Auxiliary Spillway Prior to Final Commissioning
Testing began recently by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at the new Folsom Dam Auxiliary Spillway as part of the official commissioning of the newly constructed structure. The tests began...
- Posted January 29, 2018
Groundbreaking held for new North Hollywood West Groundwater Treatment Project
On the 24th anniversary of the Northridge earthquake, elected officials and representatives from the Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) and the California State Water Resources Control Board gathered for the groundbreaking for a $92 million...
- Posted January 18, 2018
Community water systems advised mandatory lead sampling now in effect for public schools
Community water systems throughout California have been notified by the State Water Resources Control Board that lead sampling of all public schools drinking water must be completed by July 1, 2019 for schools built before 2010. Assembly...
- Posted January 17, 2018
Dow/Shell Oil settles with city of Bakersfield for TCP water contamination
San Mateo County Superior Court Case No. CIV 470999 – California Water Service and the city of Bakersfield vs. The Dow Chemical Company – has been recently settled regarding the contamination of the city’s water by fumigant...
- Posted January 15, 2018