Monte Vista renews water supply shortage declaration

residents asked to conserve 15%

In preparation for a fourth dry year, Monte Vista Water District’s Board of Directors renewed their Declaration of a Significant Water Supply Shortage, extending last year’s declaration. Renewing the declaration means MVWD customers must reduce water use by 20 percent. Previously restricted uses of drinking water continue, including: Outdoor watering allowed …

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LADWP customers achieve record water conservation

Last week Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti congratulated Angelenos for achieving record-setting levels of water conservation over the summer. From June to September, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) customers collectively saved nearly 6 billion gallons of water compared to the same period in 2021. Angelenos have also reduced …

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Western Municipal Water District increases turf rebate programs

West Basin offers generous rebate for turf replacement program

Western Municipal Water District joins growing list of agencies that have increased turf rebate programs. Last week, Western’s Board of Directors voted to increase its water use efficiency program by $725,000 to support a commercial landscape pilot program and enhance its residential and commercial turf rebate programs. Through a new …

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Coachella Valley agrees to take less water from Colorado River

Reclamation issues updated Colorado River Basin projections

Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) has agreed to conserve water on the Colorado River by curtailing replenishment at its Thomas E. Levy Groundwater Replenishment Facility (Levy) for the remainder of 2022. CVWD has also submitted two proposals to the Bureau of Reclamation to participate in the Lower Colorado Conservation and …

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