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Water Authority General Manager Sandra Kerl Named CUWA Board Chair

By   /  July 25, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

California Urban Water Agencies focuses on affordable, reliable water supplies July, 2022 – San Diego County Water Authority General Manager Sandra L. Kerl is taking the reins as board chair of California Urban Water Agencies (CUWA), a nonprofit corporation that supports development of sound water policy statewide. The Water Authority is one of 11 member agencies […]

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San Diego Water Authority Adopts 2023 Rates And Charges

By   /  June 23, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Strategic actions reduce water rate increases, maintaining affordability despite inflation June, 2022 – Faced with the same inflationary pressures that are pushing up prices for residents and businesses, the San Diego County Water Authority Board of Directors today adopted 2023 water rates using strategies to minimize increases for its 24 member agencies and their customers.  The […]

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Agencies Partner to Urge Summer of Water Conservation During Extreme Drought

By   /  June 23, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Residents and businesses encouraged to reduce water use through hot, dry summer; resources and rebates are available June, 2022 – State, regional, and local leaders are joining forces to urge water conservation across San Diego County and statewide at the start of summer. With drought conditions worsening in every corner of the Southwest, California Gov. […]

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San Diego Water Authority Gen’l Manager Issues Statement On Colorado River Conditions & Sustainability

By   /  June 16, 2022  /  North County  /  1 Comment

June, 2022 – Sandra L. Kerl, general manager of the San Diego County Water Authority, issued the following statement on U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Camille Touton’s testimony today before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on the severity of the drought on the Colorado River and need for near- and long-term innovation and […]

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Water Authority Distributes $10.4 Million More to Member Agencies

By   /  May 26, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

A total of $90.7 million from successful rate litigation helps offset current and future inflationary pressures May, 2022 – The San Diego County Water Authority’s Board of Directors voted on Thursday to distribute $10.4 million to its 24 member agencies as a result of the agency’s successful rate litigation against the Metropolitan Water District of Southern […]

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Water Authority Proposes 2023 Rates And Charges For Member Agencies

By   /  May 26, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Proposal includes strategic steps to reduce water rate increases May, 2022 – The San Diego County Water Authority is taking strategic steps to minimize rate increases for its 24 member agencies and their customers, while ensuring a safe, reliable, and affordable water supply as drought grips California for a third consecutive year.  Water Authority staff today […]

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San Diego Water Authority Awarded Patent for Pipeline Inspection Tool

By   /  May 5, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Device saves time and money, increases worker safety May, 2022 – The San Diego County Water Authority has been granted its first ever utility patent for a device that inspects interior sections of water pipelines that are inaccessible or not safe to inspect without expensive specialized gear and training. Water Authority Operations and Maintenance Manager Martin […]

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$25 Million In State Funds Supports Local Water Ratepayers

By   /  March 28, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Water Authority and its member agencies advocating for more financial relief for residents March , 2022 – After helping secure nearly $25 million to cover past-due water bills in 2021, the San Diego County Water Authority and its member agencies are seeking additional state money to help residents financially impacted by the pandemic. The Water Authority […]

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Water Authority Finance Director Lisa Marie Harris Celebrated As CEO Of The Year

By   /  March 28, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Veteran finance leader recognized for actions that reduce costs for water ratepayers March, 2022 – San Diego County Water Authority Finance Director Lisa Marie Harris has been named CFO of the Year in the Public Sector category by The San Diego Business Journal. Harris has served as director of finance and treasurer for the Water […]

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North County Water Delivery System Repairs Start March 1 In Bonsall

By   /  March 1, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Water Authority system reliably delivers hundreds of millions of gallons daily February, 2022 – The San Diego County Water Authority is proactively fixing a 90-inch diameter pipeline in Bonsall as part of the agency’s long-term commitment to maintaining regional investments in water supply reliability and affordability. Further investigation prompted the Water Authority to prioritize repairs […]

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Eva Plajzer Appointed Director of Operations and Maintenance

By   /  February 7, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Industry leader brings three decades of experience in water management to San Diego region February, 2022 – Eva Plajzer, a 30-year civil engineering and management professional, has been appointed Director of Operations and Maintenance for the San Diego County Water Authority. She fills the position vacated by the retirement of Jim Fisher, whose 32-year career […]

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Credit Agencies Cite Water Authority Diversification, Reliability For Strong Ratings

By   /  February 4, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Bond Sale planned for next week February, 2022 The three major U.S. rating agencies reported strong credit ratings and credit quality for the San Diego County Water Authority kicking off 2022. Newly released analysis by Fitch Ratings, S&P Global and Moody’s allow the Water Authority to optimize its debt portfolio and minimize the cost of […]

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San Vicente Potential Energy Storage Facility Project Moves Ahead

By   /  January 27, 2022  /  North County  /  No Comments

Negotiations will begin on project development agreement with BHE Kiewit January, 2022 – As partners, the City of San Diego and the San Diego County Water Authority will begin negotiations on a project development agreement with the BHE Kiewit Team to develop Phase 1 of the potential San Vicente Energy Storage Facility Project, which could […]

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Agencies Partner To Boost Water Supplies For Southern California

By   /  December 16, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Agencies Partner to Boost Water Supplies for Southern California Metropolitan-Water Authority agreement responds to governor’s call for drought actions December, 2021 – The San Diego County Water Authority and the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California have reached an agreement that will provide water to parts of Southern California facing extraordinary supply constraints due to cutbacks […]

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Water Authority Earns Gold Status for Climate Initiative

By   /  December 16, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Agency named a ‘climate leader’ for tracking greenhouse gas emissions   December, 2021 – The San Diego County Water Authority has earned Climate Registered gold status from The Climate Registry for verifying and publicly reporting its greenhouse gas emissions. The effort fosters transparency for the agency’s climate mitigation initiatives and will help the Water Authority track and validate […]

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San Diego County Water Authority Named A 2021 Top Workplace

By   /  November 22, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Agency highlighted by The San Diego Union-Tribune based on third-party data  November, 2021 – The San Diego County Water Authority has been named a Top Workplace for 2021 by The San Diego Union-Tribune, capping a two-year effort by the agency to reshape its internal culture based on shared values. The newspaper’s honor roll is based solely […]

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Water Authority Kicks Off 2023 Water Facilities Plan Update

By   /  November 8, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Request for proposals to be released in early November San Dieg0, CA –November 2, 2021 – The San Diego County Water Authority has begun crafting its 2023 Water Facilities Master Plan Update and will advertise for professional service support in early November following an update last week to the Board of Directors. The plan, updated […]

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Fall Back and Adjust Irrigation Systems To Save Water

By   /  November 4, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Seasonal adjustments to irrigation controllers reduce water waste November, 2021 – The end of daylight saving time on Sunday offers residents a reminder to assess their outdoor watering needs and adjust their irrigation systems to reduce water waste – an especially important step after more than two years of statewide drought. Plants simply don’t need as […]

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$35.9 Million More in MWD Overcharges Being Returned to Local Water Agencies

By   /  October 28, 2021  /  North County  /  No Comments

Final settlement of litigation now in reach October 28, 2021 – The San Diego County Water Authority’s Board of Directors today announced a plan to distribute $35.9 million to its 24 member agencies across the region after receiving a fund transfer from the Los Angeles-based Metropolitan Water District of Southern California to pay legal damages and […]

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Water Authority Prepares To Activate Water Shortage Contingency Plan

By   /  October 21, 2021  /  North County  /  1 Comment

Supports state’s call for plans that are responsive to local conditions during drought  October 20, 2021 – The San Diego County Water Authority is preparing to activate Level 1 – Voluntary Conservation of its Water Shortage Contingency Plan in support of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s efforts to sustain California after two record-dry years. The agency’s 36-member […]

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