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Run the Mosquitoes Out of Town on April 15 – Palm Desert

Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District is kicking off Mosquito Control Awareness Week (April 16-22) with the 2nd annual “Fight the Bite 5K” to raise awareness about existing and emerging threats to Coachella Valley residents from mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases. The race…

CalPERS and CalSTRS Diversity Forum in May

Monday, April 10, 2017

CalPERS and CalSTRS are co-hosting a Diversity Forum on May 10, 2017 at the Sacramento Convention Center and would like extend an invitation for you to participate. Diversity and inclusion is an organizational imperative for our workforces and the marketplace in which we invest. We believe the combined…

Bay Area District Opens for Public Tour in April

Monday, April 10, 2017

As heavy rain poured down this winter, wastewater flows grew to four times normal volume at Dublin San Ramon Services District’s (DSRSD) treatment plant. Learn how DSRSD weathered the storms at a public tour of the treatment plant on Wednesday, April 12, at 1:00 p.m. The free tour lasts 60 to 90 minutes…

Mosquito Season Starting Early this Year

Thursday, March 23, 2017

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) - Neighborhoods all over the Valley are being inundated with mosquitoes-- and they are hungry. "If you have your house open they will come in, my daughters gotten bit at night, just covered-- I woke up she had 10 bites all over, down her side, on her back," said Niki Ghimenti,…