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The Water Authority’s multi-decade effort to proactively protect the region’s water infrastructure takes another big step forward in September, with the start of construction to…
What's New? Under current state regulations, new and sustainable drought-proof supplies such as the Carlsbad Desalination Project cannot be used to offset the level of water-use…
The Water Authority is developing an array of energy initiatives designed to control the costs of electricity needed to produce, treat and distribute water to the region’s…
In celebration of Water Awareness Month, the San Diego County Water Authority launched the Live WaterSmart photo contest to highlight the value of water and promote water-use…
When historians look back on California in 2016, they will undoubtedly focus on a crisis created by the most significant, far-reaching drought in modern times. When they look at…
Local and regional leaders are ramping up calls for fiscal transparency and reforms at the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California following a decade in which MWD’s…