Water Authority Board Conditionally Supports WaterFix Project in Bay-Delta

Backing is contingent on proper allocation of costs

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Mike Lee
Office: (858) 522-6703
Cell: (760) 208-0588

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Denise Vedder
Office: (858) 522-6709

The San Diego County Water Authority’s Board of Directors today unanimously gave conditional support to current plans for California WaterFix, the state’s $17 billion proposal to address water supply constraints in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Bay-Delta.

Water Authority Expands Water-Use Efficiency Opportunities for Low-Income Homes

Partnership with SDG&E increases access to water-saving technologies

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Mike Lee
Office: (858) 522-6703
Cell: (760) 208-0588

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Denise Vedder
Office: (858) 522-6709

The San Diego County Water Authority is expanding a long-running partnership with San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) to increase the availability of devices that save both water and energy for thousands of income-qualified residents across the region.

New Landscape Transformation Program Increases Incentives in San Diego County

Replacing turf with sustainable landscaping can yield $2.75 per square foot across region

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Mike Lee
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Cell: (760) 208-0588

Residents in San Diego County now can receive $2.75 per square foot for replacing turf with sustainable landscaping features as part of a new Landscape Transformation Program launched today across Southern California.

Wholesale Water Rates Kept in Check for 2019

Rate package highlights value of Water Authority’s long-term supply strategy, financial management and litigation

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Mike Lee
Office: (858) 522-6703
Cell: (760) 208-0588

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Denise Vedder
Office: (858) 522-6709

Wholesale water rates adopted today by the San Diego County Water Authority Board of Directors include some of the smallest increases in the past 15 years due to successful litigation against the Los Angeles-based Metropolitan Water District of Southern California and strategic use of financial reserves.

Water Authority Earns Regional Awards for Construction Projects

American Public Works Association recognizes efforts to enhance water supply reliability

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Mike Lee
Office: (858) 522-6703
Cell: (760) 208-0588

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Denise Vedder
Office: (858) 522-6709

The regional chapter of the American Public Works Association today conferred two Project of the Year awards on the San Diego County Water Authority for a pipeline upgrade in Scripps Ranch and a rebuilt pump station near Miramar Reservoir, both of which will help ensure reliable water deliveries across the San Diego region.