In today’s District Daily Press, Tehama County Resource Conservation District seeks public comments on its Off-Highway Vehicle grant program, Grossmont Healthcare District awards scholarships to 39 high school students, and Mountain House Community Services District seeks cityhood.
<< BUDGET, FINANCES, AND TAXATION >>
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San Bernardino County Special Districts Department has operated the Cedar Glen water system since after the county formed County Service Area 70 CG in 2004.
Lake Tahoe News USA Mar 18 8:02 am
In order to properly maintain improvements and budget for the future costs of aging infrastructure in the Tahoe City downtown core, Placer County, Tahoe City Public Utility District and Tahoe City Downtown Association are exploring the idea of forming a benefit assessment district.
<< COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND EVENTS >>
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The High Desert Keepers, joined by the Phelan Pinon Hills Community Services District, County of San Bernardino Code Enforcement, and CR&R will host a Tire and Electronics Amnesty Day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday.
Sierra Sun Times USA Mar 18 6:53 am
Water is now available for delivery from Merced Irrigation District for the 2017 irrigation season. MID began accepting orders on March 1, 2017 and is now delivering water throughout the system.
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<< DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION / GOVERNANCE >>
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Otay Water District board member Hector Gastelum has repeatedly rebuffed calls to step down from his elected position after making a series of Twitter posts that many say were offensive and hateful toward Muslims.
TehachapiNews.com USA Mar 17 3:54 pm
Grant opportunities could be available for the Golden Hills Nature Park. To that end, the Golden Hills Community Services District is forming an Ad Hoc Committee to investigate the possibility.
TehachapiNews.com USA Mar 17 3:52 pm
The Golden Hills Community Services District board introduced an ordinance concerning the rules and regulations for water services concerns. The board elected to do it now, so it could be approved should the new water rates be approved next month.
The Fallbrook Bonsall Village News USA Mar 17 1:20 pm
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Miguel Gasca is the newest member of the Rainbow Municipal Water District board.
The Almanac USA Mar 16 3:48 pm
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<< FORMATION AND REORGANIZATION >>
The Tribune USA Mar 18 4:29 pm
The Nipomo Community Services District Board of Directors will consider forming groundwater sustainability agencies to manage portions of the Santa Maria groundwater basin.
Pasadena Star-News (AP) USA Mar 17 11:07 pm
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Spurred by the international outbreak of Zika virus, the City Council finalized an agreement last week to join the San Gabriel Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District.
Golden State Newspapers USA Mar 17 2:30 am
<< INFRASTRUCTURE, INNOVATION, AND INVESTMENT >>
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After being slowed by a stormy winter, more progress is being reported on a fire fuel reduction project in coordinated by the Nevada Irrigation District.
The Alpenhorn News USA Mar 19 11:30 am
If that current meadowland is developed as planned, the Crestline Sanitation District will be facing compounded problems and expenses related to their effluent disposal.
KRON4.com USA Mar 19 7:58 am
The Imperial Irrigation District, which manages the Imperial Valley’s water, asked the State Water Resources Control Board on Thursday to hold hearings that could lead to binding measures to preserve the lake.
The Press Democrat USA Mar 18 6:23 pm
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“We still have to get feedback from residents,” said David Clemmer, president of the Graton Community Services District, which operates the wastewater system serving about 450 homes and a few businesses in the unincorporated Graton area.
South Tahoe Now USA Mar 18 5:23 pm
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The Tahoe Resource Conservation District was awarded a $260,128 grant to conduct a pilot project to kill invasive weeds at Lakeside Beach and Marina in South Lake Tahoe with ultraviolent C light.
The Modesto Bee USA Mar 18 11:06 am
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Mayor Gary Soiseth also plans to highlight finalization of Turlock’s first-in-the-nation recycled water sale agreement with Del Puerto Water District.
The Fallbrook Bonsall Village News USA Mar 18 4:51 am
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The Rainbow Municipal Water District has approved the purchase of 1.36 acres for what is expected to be a site for a district lift station.
<< PUBLIC SAFETY AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE >>
Southern California Public Radio USA Mar 20 5:03 am
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“Because we’ve gone so long without rain, the recent storms, coupled with the higher temperatures that followed right after, created the perfect environment for these different insects to emerge,” said Levy Sun, spokesperson for the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District.
Gridley Herald USA Mar 17 7:00 am
The California Department of Water Resources is working with the Butte County Air Quality Management District to protect workers and nearby residents during the debris-removal operation at the base of the Oroville Dam flood control spillway.
<< TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY >>
Red Bluff Daily News Online USA Mar 18 8:52 am
The Tehama County Resource Conservation District will be seeking public comments on its proposal for the 2016/2017 State of California Off-Highway Vehicle grant program.
Times-Standard Online USA Mar 17 11:19 pm
Humboldt Bay harbor district Executive Director Jack Crider confirmed Friday that the district has been illegally renting its Samoa pulp mill property to businesses in full awareness that it is violating county land use laws.
The San Diego Union-Tribune USA Mar 17 6:29 pm
The Oakdale Irrigation District for many years has violated state and federal law by failing to balance its voting districts, the Stanislaus County civil grand jury says in a report seeking immediate action.
The Desert Review USA Mar 17 8:59 am
With less than 10 months remaining of mitigation water to the Salton Sea, the Imperial Irrigation District and Imperial County filed a motion with the State Water Resources Control Board requesting that an evidentiary hearing on the district’s 2014 Salton Sea petition be held by July 17, 2017.
Ventura County Star (AP) USA Mar 16 7:56 pm
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<< WATER/DROUGHT >>
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The Turlock Irrigation District would be back to normal water deliveries after five years of drought if its board approves the idea Tuesday.
Del Mar Times USA Mar 19 11:30 am
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At its meeting on Thursday, March 16, the Santa Fe Irrigation District’s board voted unanimously to lift all restrictions on water use by its customers.