Regulatory-Affairs News

Statewide Water Use Declined 29% in May, New Figures Show
Statewide residential water use declined nearly 29% in May, the steepest drop to date since urban water suppliers began reporting monthly... read»
Curtailments Issued for Senior Water Right Holders on Merced River and Upper San Joaquin River
Two weeks after announcing curtailments for 114 senior water right holders in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River and Delta watersheds, the... read»
State Board Announces Curtailments for Senior Water Right Holders
Citing insufficient flows to meet all demands, the State Water Resources Control Board issued curtailment notices June 12 to senior water... read»
Sponsorships Available for Outdoor Water Use Workshops
The California Department of Water Resources is providing up to $2,000 in funding assistance to local water agencies to offer outdoor water... read»
Webinar Series Looks at Water Conservation, Tools and Assistance for Local Agencies
With emergency regulations on mandatory urban water conservation now in effect, local water managers, utility directors and staff are... read»
State Board Releases Draft Emergency Regulation To Implement 25% Statewide Reduction in Urban Water Use
The State Water Resources Control Board released a draft emergency regulatory package April 18 for implementing the required 25% reduction... read»
State Board Releases Draft Framework for Meeting 25% Water Use Reduction in Urban Areas
The State Water Resources Control Board late Tuesday released a fact sheet and proposed regulatory framework for implementing the required... read»
Marcus Reappointed Chair of State Board
Gov. Jerry Brown has reappointed Felicia Marcus to serve as chair of the State Water Resources Control Board, it was announced Jan. 2.... read»
ACWA Submits Comments on State Board Draft Safe Drinking Water Plan
ACWA has submitted a comment letter to the State Water Resources Control Board regarding its Draft Safe Drinking Water Plan for California... read»
State Board Reports Per Capita Water Use Figures for Urban Agencies
The State Water Resources Control Board today released first-ever monthly estimates of daily per capita water use by residential customers... read»