News Flash

Posted on: July 22, 2019

Voting is now open for calendar contest entries

Calendar Contest Voting Promo

The Water Awareness Youth Art Contest entries are in! View all entries and select your favorite 12 for inclusion in our 2020 CCWD Calendar.

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Congratulations, Chuck Gehrke!

Chuck Gehrke

Senior Customer Service Representative, Chuck Gehrke, was awarded Employee of the Quarter! He's a long tenured employee who provides unmatched customer service when interacting face-to-face with treated water customers. Way to go, Chuck!

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Wellness Incentive Program

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We're more than halfway through this year's wellness incentive program where you can track points and win gift cards! How are you doing so far? The goal of the program is to encourage healthy living in ways that work for you. Check out how to earn points!

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

ICMA-RC Gives Its Mobile App a Makeover

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ICMA-RC is our Deferred Compensation Provider, and they offer one-on-one meetings to review your investment options and financial planning assistance. If you're looking for easier access to your retirement plan account, download the newly updated app!

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

July Wellness Newsletter

Wellness Newsletter July 2019

Learn about the joys of hiking, 5 exercise errors to avoid, and how to plan an unplugged vacation.

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News Flash

Posted on: July 19, 2019

State of California invests millions to help eradicate nutria

“Nutria pose a unique threat here in this state,” said Peter Tira, CDFW public information officer. “They dig these destructive burrows into levees and dams and canals, which has the potential to weaken the state’s entire water structure.”

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

East Bay park district to stop use of glyphosate in picnic, developed areas

Glyphosate is being banned immediately in picnic areas in the East Bay Regional Park District, district officials said Wednesday. The resolution also calls for the complete elimination of glyphosate from all developed park areas by the end of 2020.

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

EBMUD warns customers they’ll need to cut water use during fire-prevention power outages

If PG&E has to shut off power in the East Bay to prevent wildfires from igniting and burning homes, residents will be strongly urged to severely reduce their water use during the emergency.

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

Cybersecurity Fundamentals Guide for Water and Wastewater Utilities Now Available

Water and wastewater utilities provide critical lifeline services to their communities and their regions. To support the sector in its cybersecurity goals, the Water Information Sharing and Analysis Center has just published a newly updated resource...

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

DWR Releases Final California Water Plan Update 2018

Update 2018 presents a vision for greater collaboration and alignment among water sectors and institutions, sound strategies, and long-term investments needed for the sustainable management of the California’s water supply.

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Reclamation seeks comment on proposed changes to its operations in California

The Bureau of Reclamation released a draft environmental impact statement analyzing potential effects associated with long-term water operations for the Central Valley Project and State Water Project.

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

PG&E’s planned power shutdowns could choke off vital water supplies

Utilities, including several in the Bay Area, simply don’t have the backup power to replace the electricity that Pacific Gas and Electric Co. normally provides for water delivery and sewage treatment.

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

A water year in review: How has water shaped up for Sacramento and Northern California?

As the 2018-19 water year came to a close Sunday, record-setting snowpack in the Sierras and above-average rain means several reservoirs are near full capacity heading into the dry summer months. Here’s a look at the past 12 months of California water.

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Posted on: September 8, 2015

Water Education Foundation: Aquafornia

Aquafornia is a news aggregator that covers California water news from both traditional and non-traditional news sources, presenting the many sides and views of the water picture, with the goal of fostering an understanding of various positions.

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Posted on: September 8, 2015

Brown and Caldwell: Water News

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.

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Posted on: September 8, 2015

Maven's Notebook: California water, verbatim

An independent website on California water that features both original news as well as content curated from a variety of internet resources.

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