- Orange County Nursery donates 300 plants for Irrigation Field Trials at two UC campuses
- Supreme Court upholds lower court ruling, won’t hear water agencies’ appeal on groundwater rights
- Emergency Declaration for flooding in Owens Valley lifted by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
- PG&E launches funding challenge for “California Climate Challenge” with $1 million
- Restoration funded for watersheds impacted by unregulated cannabis cultivation
All posts tagged "infrastructure"
San Diego County Water Authority secures transfer agreement with Imperial Irrigation District
A historic water conservation-and-transfer agreement between San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) and the Imperial Irrigation District (IID) has been realigned for an additional decade in order to ensure deliveries of needed water for an additional decade....
- Posted December 11, 2017
California American Water celebrates commissioning of new treatment well in Rancho Cordova
California American Water celebrated yesterday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the commissioning of new well treatment unit in Rancho Cordova. The $1.3 million unit will treat for Perfluorooctanoic and Perfluorooctanesulfonic acids, also known as PFAAs. They are...
- Posted December 7, 2017
Grant funding applications sought for projects to improve public school water quality and access
Pursuant to part 27 of Senate Bill 828, the California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) has issued a call for applications for grant funding to fund projects that will improve drinking water quality and access on...
- Posted December 5, 2017
MWD to begin Second Lower Feeder Relining Project; Community meeting scheduled for Dec. 5
Approximately 28 of the 830 miles of pipeline within Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California’s system are scheduled for relining in the coming months. The water district has scheduled a community meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 5...
- Posted December 1, 2017
City of Bellflower sells water system to California American Water pending CPUC approval
Following the approval from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), the city of Bellflower – located in Los Angeles County — will sell the city’s municipal water system to California American Water (CAW). Residents of Bellflower approved...
- Posted November 21, 2017
Calaveras County Water District celebrates completion of Transmission Pipeline Replacement Project
A 17-month construction project to replace nearly 20,000 feet of 12-inch diameter water transmission pipeline in Calaveras County has been completed. The board of directors of the Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) and more than 60 people...
- Posted November 17, 2017
Two cooling towers at Disneyland Parks found with Legionella bacteria; no current health risk exists
The Orange County Health Care Agency (OCHCA) has issued an advisory regarding 11 individuals who have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease. Legionellosis refers to illness caused by the Legionella bacteria and usually results from exposure to contaminated...
- Posted November 14, 2017
Eastern Municipal Water District begins Menifee environmentally safe wastewater infrastructure
Two hundred properties in the Quail Valley community in rural Menifee will soon dispense with their failing septic tank systems thanks to the recent groundbreaking for a new environmentally safe wastewater infrastructure. The groundbreaking is a landmark...
- Posted November 7, 2017
Orange County Water District puts extraction well into operation to protect groundwater basin
As part of the North Basin Groundwater Protection Project, the Orange County Water District (OCWD) has put an extraction well (Extraction Well 1 or EW-1) into operation in order to protect the basin from legacy industrial contaminants...
- Posted November 2, 2017
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power rehabilitates its Grand View Regulator Station
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) recently completed the rehabilitation of its Grand View Regulator Station as part of its five-year $2.4 billion Water Infrastructure Plan. The plan seeks to replace or upgrade numerous...
- Posted October 28, 2017