Delta News

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»
CA WaterFix Comment Period Ends Oct. 30 for Draft Documents
The public comment period ends Oct. 30 on the recirculated draft environmental documents for California WaterFix, a proposed water... read»
DWR Working to Remove Temporary Emergency Drought Barrier on West False River
The temporary emergency drought barrier constructed in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta this spring will be completely dismantled by mid-... read»
Delta Challenges Impact Western States and World, Report Says
Problems in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta are “unimaginably complex” and impact the Western States and the world, according... read»