Contra Costa Water District performed well this year. With a team of highly trained employees, we efficiently delivered the best possible water at the lowest possible cost.
Save the date(s) for the upcoming Town Hall Meetings on March 13 and 14 from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM. The meetings will be held in Antioch and Concord - stay tuned for specific locations and dates to be set.
The Marine Science Institute offered CCWD employees and their families an opportunity to participate in the Delta Discovery Voyage at the end of January 2018.
Please join the District Safety Committee in congratulating Ryan Lindsey with a well-deserved Star Award!
In the course of exposing a water main leak, an excavation had reached more than 14 feet deep. Shoring had been installed in the excavation, but becam...
Shout out to Linda Ljuba and Ryan Lindsey for receiving SPOT Awards during the month of December! Also, check out the feature article A New Year: Looking Back and Moving Forward and don't miss the Driving Safety Tip of the Month.
The Bureau of Reclamation today announced the initial 2018 water supply allocation for many Central Valley Project contractors. This allocation is based on a conservative estimate of the amount of water that will be available for delivery...
The twice-delayed WaterFix Part 2 hearings were scheduled to restart after the water board ruled that contact between the Department of Water Resources (DWR) and the California Water Board staff members was not a violation of state regulations.
California’s salmon face challenges, but there are success stories, too
How the health of the headwaters affects California’s water system
Members of the state Water Resources Control Board are scheduled to decide Tuesday whether to bring back what had been temporary water bans from California’s 2013-2017 drought and make them permanent.
Drought often means not having enough water to satisfy all water-right holders. Assessing which water-right holders should curtail their use and by how much is not simple. California’s complex water rights system includes two water law doctrines...
Open and Transparent Water Data Platform for California report available.
A radical change in scope for the California WaterFix project has tunnels opponents calling for the state to scrap the permit approval and begin anew.
Addressing a Manageable Suite of Ecosystem Problems
The Water Policy Center at the Public Policy Institute of California recently made a “Water Playlist.” It may be unusual for one of California’s more established water organizations, but it was an opportunity for an organization to engage with the public.
Jay Lund?director of the UC Davis Center for Watershed Sciences and adjunct fellow at the PPIC Water Policy Center?has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
House Committee on Natural Resources holds oversight hearing, "The State of the Nation's Water and Power Infrastructure"...
As California suffers through another dry winter, increasing fears that drought conditions may be returning, the state’s residents are dropping conservation habits that were developed during the last drought and steadily increasing their water use...
Department of Water Resources (DWR) released a Cost-Benefit Analysis for California WaterFix by Dr. David Sunding, a professor of natural resource economics at UC Berkeley...
USBR Press Release on President Donald Trump's proposed $1.049 billion FY2019 budget.
Even a single water tunnel burrowed under the California’s Delta would be worth it for urban ratepayers and farmers who would to pay to build and maintain the project, according to an analysis released Tuesday by Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration.
The news clip service of the Water Education Foundation. It posts all water news pertaining to California and the watersheds it depends on, including the Colorado River basin
BC Water News combs the nation’s newspapers, magazines, research publications, and more to bring you the most timely, informative, and relevant information about the water industry.
An independent website on California water that features both original news as well as content curated from a variety of internet resources.