WaterSmart Landscape Winners Announced!

WaterSmart Landscape Winners Announced!

Water News Network: 28 July 2020 Two Vista homeowners received recognition from the Vista Irrigation District Board of Directors for their entries in the District’s 2020 WaterSmart Landscape Contest at its July board meeting. The annual contest recognizes outstanding...
Sweetwater Auth Wins Statewide Award

Sweetwater Auth Wins Statewide Award

Water News Network: 27 July 2020 The Sweetwater Authority Governing Board on July 22 was presented with the California Association of Public Information Officials Award of Distinction for excellence in public information and communications. The water agency received...
Water Utility Hero of the Week!

Water Utility Hero of the Week!

Water News Network: 27 July 2020 The Water Utility Hero of the Week highlights essential work performed during the COVID-19 pandemic by the San Diego County Water Authority and employees of the San Diego County Water Authority’s 24 member agencies. This week’s...
Fish-Friendly Seawater Intake Pumps!

Fish-Friendly Seawater Intake Pumps!

Water News Network: July 22, 2020 Photo: San Diego County Water Authority Three new fish-friendly seawater intake pumps, recently commissioned at the Claude “Bud” Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant, are among the most environmentally advanced intake pumps in the world....
Emergency Comms Improved!

Emergency Comms Improved!

Water News Network – July 21, 2020 New Helix Water District Connection Improves Emergency Communication East San Diego County firefighters and first responders will be better prepared to respond to emergencies due to improved communication capacity through a new...