Submitted by Lisa Lien-Mager on Wed, 07/20/2016 – 4:31pm
With the release of the Delta Smelt Resiliency Strategy, state and federal agencies have outlined a comprehensive set of tools that can actually make a difference, ACWA Executive Director Timothy Quinn writes in the latest entry in the Voices on Water blog.
Submitted by Emily Allshouse on Mon, 07/18/2016 – 3:57pm
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Monday announced another increase to its Friant Division 2016 Class 1 water supply allocation – taking it from 65% to 75%. This is the Bureau’s fourth adjustment to the allocation since its initial April 1 allocation of 30%.
Submitted by Emily Allshouse on Thu, 07/14/2016 – 3:23pm
Save Our Water on Thursday launched its summer 2016 public education campaign, titled – “Water Conservation: It’s For Life,” reflecting the shifting approach to water conservation in California and encouraging permanent changes to save water and make conservation a part of the permanent California lifestyle.
Submitted by Emily Allshouse on Tue, 07/12/2016 – 10:48am
A preliminary agenda for ACWA’s 2016 Regulatory Summit titled “Water and Energy: Beyond the Nexus” is now available on ACWA’s website. The summit, to be held Oct. 3-4 at the Hilton Sacramento Arden West, will examine how the transformation of California’s energy grid will impact water agencies.
Submitted by Pamela Martineau on Wed, 06/01/2016 – 2:49pm
The ACWA State Relations Department is now requesting legislative proposals from member agencies for the first year of the 2017-‘18 legislative session. The State Legislative Committee will review final legislative proposals at its upcoming annual planning meeting on Oct. 21 in Sacramento.
ALERT! Please be advised that companies called Exhibition Management and Travel Era have been contacting ACWA exhibitors implying that they have been contracted by ACWA to handle all exhibitor housing. ACWA has NOT contracted with this company and any information provided to them may be used for fraudulent purposes.
ACWA’s 2016 Fall Conference & Exhibition is set for November 29-December 2, 2016, at the Anaheim Marriott Hotel in Anaheim.