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Posted on: April 18, 2014

Honor Earth Day at Western’s Earth Night in the Garden Celebration

Earth Night in The Garden

Western’s signature, free community event includes 72,000 ladybugs that will be released

RIVERSIDE, Calif. Back for its seventh year, Western Municipal Water District’s award-winning, signature Earth Night in the Garden... Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2014

Western Commercial & Residential Solar Customers Now Protected for 20 Years Due to CPUC Decision

WRCRWA

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Western Municipal Water District, as part of the Net Energy Metering Public Agency Coalition (NEM-PAC) – consisting of nine California cities, water districts, school districts and private businesses... Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

Western’s Community Engagement Programs Receive Top Honors

CAPIO Conference

April’s Earth Night in the Garden Event Recognized as Best in State

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Western Municipal Water District received four awards from the California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO)... Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2014

Riverside Grower to Reuse Irrigation Water; Will Save 111 Million Gallons per Year

Altman Specialty Plants

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Altman Specialty Plants knows how to grow plants, they're experts at it. The Riverside nursery, in tandem with Western Municipal Water District, also knows how to grow water savings. By working with... Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2014

Western to Use Dissolved RDA Proceeds to Expand Water Supply in the Region

Purple Pipes

More than $450,000 will help pay for recycled water projects in Corona and Riverside

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – In the midst of the current drought announcement from Governor Jerry Brown, Western Municipal Water District... Read on...

Posted on: February 13, 2014

Western Remembers Lois B. Krieger, a Pioneer in the Water Industry

Lois B Krieger

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Western Municipal Water District remembers Lois B. Krieger, who served as the District’s representative on The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s Board of Directors for more than two... Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2014

Western’s McKinney Underwood Named Community & Government Affairs Director

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Continues focus on community engagement and legislative outreach

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Public relations veteran Michele McKinney Underwood was promoted recently to Western Municipal Water District’s director of community &... Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2014

Western’s New Water Resources Director Committed to Increasing Local Water Supply

LCleland

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Leasa Cleland, a veteran water and public agency professional, was recently named Western Municipal Water District’s director of water resources. Cleland, who has more 20 years of experience in the water... Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2014

Local CSUSB Biology Student Receives Scholarship from Western

MalcolmThomas

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Western’s Lois B. Krieger Endowed Scholarship at California State University San Bernardino (CSUSB) has been awarded to student Malcolm Thomas in the amount of $1,419. Thomas, who recently earned his B.S.... Read on...

Posted on: January 22, 2014

Dennstedt Named Board President

BDennstedt

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Brenda Dennstedt, newly appointed Western Municipal Water District board president, is looking to 2014 as a year to provide continued emphasis on controlling costs while addressing drought conditions. A... Read on...

Posted on: January 7, 2014

Grant Funding Supports Water Education

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Western’s Lois B. Krieger Water Project Grants for Educators Encourages Learning

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – California public school funding continues to face challenges. Increasing costs to sustain technology and resources... Read on...