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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Judge dismisses challenge to Western’s water rate structure

A win for water budgets and a victory for customers who use water efficiently

RIVERSIDE, CA – – On Friday, Sept. 13, a Riverside Superior Court judge dismissed a legal challenge against Western Municipal Water District’s water...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Western adopts capital improvements plan

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RIVERSIDE, CA – Western Municipal Water District (Western) has built an innovative blueprint to guide work on 93 capital projects District-wide through 2024.

Earlier this summer, Western’s Board of Directors approved a Capital Improveme...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Four local students to be recognized for Water is Life Art Contest

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Students from Riverside County schools celebrate water through visual art 

Riverside, CA – On Wednesday, Aug. 7, Western Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors recognized four local students during the regularly schedule...

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Western acquires first-ever local groundwater right

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RIVERSIDE, CA – In a move that expands Western’s local water supply while saving customers money, Western Municipal Water District (Western) has acquired its first-ever groundwater right in the San Bernardino Basin.

In June, Western com...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Annual water quality report: Western’s water is clean and safe to drink

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RIVERSIDE, CA – The annual report card on Western Municipal Water District's water quality is in and the results reflect, as expected, top marks for clean, safe drinking water.

In June, the annual Water Quality Report—also known as the ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Western hires first director of strategic communications

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RIVERSIDE, CA – In May, Western Municipal Water District (Western) announced the hiring of Sarah Macdonald, who will serve as Western’s first director of strategic communications. Macdonald will be responsible for a comprehensive communications and govern...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Water Education Grants Make Classroom Dreams a Reality

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Western Municipal Water District provides funding of $14k to Riverside County Teachers for Water Related Projects 

Riverside, Calif. – Nineteen Riverside County teachers have been recognized as Lois B. Krieger Water Project Grants for Educators re...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Water shutdown highlights Western Municipal Water District’s resilience, reliability

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Riverside, CA - When Western Municipal Water District’s (Western) largest water supplier shut the spigot for seven days to handle vital maintenance, what ripple effects did  customers feel? Virtually none.

Western assured reliable, uninte...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Western Municipal Water District Installs Newly Elected Board Members

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RIVERSIDE, CA, December 21, 2018 – It was not your typical board meeting at Western Municipal Water District (Western) on December 19th when Western installed three of its board members to their five-member board of directors. The room was fille...

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