Frequently Asked Questions

Here is a list of frequently asked questions. If you have a question that is not covered here, please send us an email using the contact form and we will respond to you with our answer.

All ACWA region information can be found on the region pages located under About ACWA. You must be a registered member on the site to access region and committee information.

ACWA has several scholarships availible. Check out our scholarship information here.

ACWA has been the voice of public water agencies in California for 100 years.

Today, ACWA is putting the latest technology to work to give members immediate access to information and updates on key water issues.

Sign in as an ACWA member and create your profile to take advantage of powerful features of

Most content on the website is freely accessible.  The website membership gives you additional benefits such as personalizing the content by specifying your favorite content categories,  subscribing to receive ACWA publications in your email and storing your favorite pages as bookmarks on the server.  You may apply for website membership by filling the registration form.  All member requests are subjected to approvals, you will receive an email confirming your membership once the application is approved.  Be sure to indicate, if you work for a member agency or a friend of ACWA institution.  As we do restrict some content to ACWA members and the Friends of ACWA, and we will appropriately enable your privileges.

ACWA's Agency members can post the classified advertisement by filling out the  "post a classified" form on ACWA's website.  The rates of advertisement are listed on this page.  Once your request is received, ACWA Staff would get in contact with you for any additional details and payment arrangements.  The advertisement will be online and in print (as the case maybe) after the approval.

The digital ACWA News is a digital version of ACWA’s twice-monthly flagship printed newsletter. It features news and photos of ACWA events, policy issues, member news and developments in the legislative and regulatory arenas.

ACWA’s eNews is a weekly roundup of water-related news published in a brief, concise format and emailed to subscribers every Wednesday.

To create a member log-in, please go to follow the steps provided to create one.

If you need assistance, please email Nikko Ambroselli, ACWA's web communications coordinator, or call 916-441-4545.

ACWA Newshas long been one of the benefits of ACWA membership. To preserve that benefit and ensure the digital issue is accessible only to members of the association, a member log-in is required to view it on the ACWA website.

If you are an ACWA member and would like to be on the distribution list for the digital issue of ACWA News, please go to and complete the online form.

Effective January 2012, ACWA's twice-monthly flagship newsletter, ACWA News, is published on a new schedule that includes one printed issue and one digital issue per month.

The first issue of each month is published in a digital format only and posted on ACWA's website. Subscribers receive an email with a link to a downloadable version of the issue. A member log-in is required to access the issue. The second issue of the month is printed and mailed to ACWA member subscribers as usual.

Unfortunately your old username and password will not work on the new site. Feel free to register on our new site to take full advantage of the sites features!