Delta News

Sacramento Judge Rules Delta Plan Invalid
A Sacramento Superior Court Judge on June 24 ruled that the Delta Stewardship Council’s Delta Plan is invalid and will remain so... read»
Analysis of CA WaterFix Submitted to State Water Board
In preparation for an upcoming hearing before the State Water Resources Control Board, the California Department of Water Resources and the... read»
Water Market Bills Update: AB 1755 Passed on Assembly Floor, AB 2304 Withdrawn from Committee
Water market legislation AB 1755, authored by Assembly Member Bill Dodd (D-Napa), was passed by the Assembly on May 31. The bill now goes... read»
Governor Appoints Weinberg, Reappoints Fiorini to Delta Stewardship Council
Gov. Jerry Brown today announced the appointment of Ken Weinberg, and the reappointment of ACWA Past President Randy Fiorini, to the Delta... read»
Court Upholds Delta Plan, Asks for Some Refinements
Sacramento Superior Court Judge Michael P. Kenny on Wednesday issued a ruling largely upholding the adequacy of the Delta Stewardship... read»
Assembly Water, Parks & Wildlife Committee Acts on Delta and Water Transfer Bills
The Assembly Water, Parks & Wildlife Committee Tuesday heard several water-related bills currently being tracked by ACWA: AB 1755 (Dodd... read»
DWR and Bureau of Reclamation Request 60-Day Continuance for California WaterFix Petition
The California Department of Water Resources and the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation on Monday requested a 60-day continuance in proceedings... read»
Federal Legislators Ask President Obama to Increase Delta Pumping
In separate March 24 letters sent by U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and a Republican delegation in the House of Representatives led by... read»
State Water Board Announces Changes in Hearing Schedule for Cal WaterFix
Hearing officers with the State Water Resources Control Board on March 4 issued a ruling granting schedule changes for upcoming hearings on... read»
Delta Stewardship Council Seeking Comments on Recommendations for Delta Plan Performance Measures
The Delta Stewardship Council is seeking public comment on a series of staff recommendations presented at its Dec. 17 meeting related to... read»