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| 03/13/2017


In today’s District Daily Press, San Juan Water District calls on Governor Brown to rescind California’s drought emergency declaration, Chino Basin Water Conservation District opens a community seed library, and the Isla Vista Community Services District holds its first meeting.

<< BUDGET, FINANCES, AND TAXATION >>

California CA – AmericanTowns.com USA Mar 12 11:05 pm

URM: Marin Municipal Water District
AD: 10
SD: 02
Bay Area Network
The Marin Municipal Water District is looking to raise water rates July 1 and again in 2018, an increase of 14 percent.The increase will raise annual rates by $35 for the average water user this year and $49 next year – an $84 hike over the two years, utility officials said.


The Modesto Bee Garth Stapley USA Mar 12 2:50 pm

RMS: Oakdale Irrigation District
AD: 12
SD: 05, 08
Sierra Network
Everyone with property in Oakdale pays taxes to the Oakdale Irrigation District, which delivers no water to any property in the city.

<< COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND EVENTS >>

DailyBulletin.com (AP) Penny Arévalo Inland Valley USA Mar 11 4:51 pm
RM: Chino Basin Water Conservation District
AD: 40, 41, 52, 55
SD: 20, 23, 25, 29
Southern Network

Different seeds are on display at a special open house for the new San Bernardino County Regional Seed Library at the Chino Basin Water Conservation District. The open house offered seed saving education workshops, crafts, and demos.


Champion Newspapers USA Mar 11 8:00 am

RMS: Monte Vista Water District
AD: 41, 52
SD: 20, 25
Southern Network

It’s not too early to prepare your yard for the summer heat. Give your irrigation system a free upgrade with water saving systems from the Monte Vista Water District.


The Union Democrat (AP) USA Mar 10 8:54 pm

RMS: Twain Harte Community Services District
AD: 05
SD: 08
Sierra Network

The Twain Harte Community Garden is accepting applications for the 2017 garden year. In 2012, the Twain Harte Community Services District donated the use of its property in Eproson Park at Meadow Drive for the Twain Harte Community Garden.


San Jose Mercury News Khalida Sarwari USA Mar 10 2:22 pm

AM: Santa Clara County Library District
AD: 28
SD: 15
Bay Area Network

It’s white, yellow, green and blue and starting next month, Santa Clara County Library District’s new bookmobile will be heading down area freeways bringing library resources to residents.


<< DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION / GOVERNANCE >>

The Alpenhorn News USA Mar 12 1:23 am
RMS: Rim of the World Recreation and Park District
AD: 33, 40
SD: 23
Southern Network
At a February 27 meeting, Rim of the World Recreation and Park District, after much debate, voted unanimously to form a sub-committee under its planning and facilities committee that is “specifically on Crestline park planning.”

The Santa Barbara Independent Samantha Bean USA Mar 9 11:55 am

Coastal Network
The Isla Vista Community Services District held its historic first meeting Tuesday night.

ThePress.net Kyle Szymanski USA Mar 9 11:19 am

RM: East Contra Costa Fire Protection District
AD: 11, 14
SD: 07
Bay Area Network
The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District tapped one of its own to serve as interim fire chief, as the district’s board unanimously chose current Battalion Chief Brian Helmick and formally approved his contract at the board’s meeting this week.


Highland News Charles Roberts USA Mar 9 11:40 am

RMS: East Valley Water District
AD: 11, 14
SD: 07
Bay Area Network
The East Valley Water District Board of Directors approved a change in elections for their District at its Wednesday, March 8, meeting.

<< ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY >>

 DailyBulletin.com (AP) Jim Steinberg Bernardino Sun San Bernardino USA Mar 10 10:06 pm

RMS: East Valley Water District
AD: 11, 14
SD: 07
Bay Area Network
RMS: West Valley Water District
AD: 47
SD: 20
Southern Network

RM: Western Municipal Water District
AD: 60, 61, 67, 75
SD: 28, 31
Southern Network

RM: Inland Empire Utilities Agency
AD: 40, 41, 47, 52, 55
SD: 20, 23, 25, 29
Southern Network

The habitat conservation plan members include: the Valley District, the city of San Bernardino Municipal Water Department, city of Riverside Public Utilities, San Bernardino Valley Water Conservation District, the city of Rialto, East Valley Water District, West Valley Water District, Western Municipal Water District, Inland Empire Utility Agency, and the County of San Bernardino Department of Public Works.

<< FORMATION AND REORGANIZATION >>

The Santa Clarita Valley Signal Gina Ender USA Mar 10 3:28 pm
URM: Newhall County Water District
AD: 36, 38, 39
SD: 21, 27
Southern Network
RM: Castaic Lake Water Agency
AD: 36, 37, 38, 39
SD: 21, 27
Southern Network
Both the Newhall County Water District and the Castaic Lake Water Agency’s boards have voted in favor of merging their two companies.

<< INFRASTRUCTURE, INNOVATION, AND INVESTMENT >>

TheUnion.com Ross Maak USA Mar 11 5:01 pm

RMS: Nevada Irrigation District
AD: 01, 05, 06
SD: 01, 04
Sierra Network
Kicking off the event was Nevada Irrigation District General Manager Rem Scherzinger, speaking for about 30 minutes on the advantages of building a dam on the Bear River between Rollins and Combie reservoirs.


The Fallbrook Bonsall Village News Joe Naiman USA Mar 10 9:48 am

AMS: San Diego County Water Authority
AD: 77, 79
SD: 39
Southern Network
The San Diego County Water Authority held a public hearing on the draft environmental Mitigated Negative Declaration  for the Moosa Canyon erosion control project, which did not produce any opposition.

<< PUBLIC SAFETY AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE >>

East Bay Times George Kelly USA Mar 12 6:53 pm
RM: East Contra Costa Fire Protection District
AD: 11, 14
SD: 07
Bay Area Network

A Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher’s cool head helped a couple deliver a baby girl Sunday on Highway 4, officials said.


ABC 10 Giacomo Luca USA Mar 9 8:15 pm

RM: Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District
AD: 04, 06, 07, 08, 09, 11
SD: 01, 03, 04, 05, 06, 08
Sierra Network

The Sacramento-Yolo County Mosquito and Vector Control District is tackling areas where stagnant water could become a breeding ground for mosquitos.


<< TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY >>

Golden State Newspapers Barry Holtzclaw USA Mar 11 11:25 pm
RMS: San Lorenzo Valley Water District
AD: 29
SD: 17
Coastal Network

San Lorenzo Valley Water District attorneys will be back in court on March 17, asking Superior Court Judge John Gallagher to admit he made mistakes in the original trial of the Vierra case, reverse his decision and order a new trial.


Camarillo Acorn USA Mar 9 7:03 pm
RM: Camarillo Health Care District
AD: 37, 44
SD: 19, 27
Coastal Network

Former Camarillo Health Care District CEO Jane Rozanski may be called to testify at a March 16 hearing which will decide whether emails and voicemails she traded with Ralph Ferguson, the health agency’s former attorney, will be released to local media.


<< WATER/DROUGHT >>

Ventura County Star (AP) USA Mar 12 8:02 pm

URM: Calleguas Municipal Water District
AD: 37, 38, 44, 45
SD: 19, 27
Coastal Network

Speakers will include Josh Haggmark from the city of Santa Barbara, Matthew Fienup from California Lutheran University and Susan Mulligan from Calleguas Municipal Water District.


Santa Cruz Sentinel Paul Rogers USA Mar 11 3:34 pm

RM: Santa Clara Valley Water District
AD: 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30
SD: 10, 13, 15, 17
Bay Area Network

“It’s a bounty of water,” said Cindy Kao, imported water manager for the Santa Clara Valley Water District. “If we hadn’t received all this rain, it would have been very bleak.”


KCRA.com USA Mar 9 6:41 pm

RM: San Juan Water District
AD: 06
SD: 01
Sierra Network

The San Juan Water District is calling on the governor to rescind California’s drought emergency declaration.


 


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