Submitted by Aldaron Laird on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 3:15pm
On July 19, ACWA members gathered in Santa Rosa for our Region 1 hosted program, “Take it From the Tap: Promoting Drink Local Campaigns.” At the program, we heard presentations on drink local campaigns, hydration stations, getting the message into schools, and an update and next steps on the regional “Take it From the Tap” campaign.
Submitted by Jennifer Persike on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 4:36pm
For many Californians, the long hot days of summer are synonymous with air conditions and outdoor watering. While everyone knows it takes energy to run that air conditioner, few people realize it takes energy to deliver water to homes and businesses.
Submitted by Tim Quinn on Fri, 07/12/2013 - 4:18pm
With state and federal agencies working toward the release a public draft of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan, much attention is focused on the Delta and the need for long-term solutions. We all know a Delta solution is critical to the state’s water future, but it is just one component of a broader set of actions needed to address overall water supply reliability and ecosystem health in California.
Submitted by Cindy Tuck on Mon, 07/01/2013 - 5:25pm
With the Senate Health Committee set to hear AB 145 (Perea) this week, water agencies throughout the state are voicing concerns about the bill and its potential negative consequences for the state’s drinking water program.