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E.g., Aug 19 2018
Aug 15 2018

West Basin Receives “Achievement of Excellence in Procurement®” Award

Aug. 16, 2018 - West Basin Municipal Water District is pleased to announce that the District’s procurement division has received the prestigious 23rd Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement® (AEP) for 2018 from the National Procurement Institute, Inc. (NPI).  The procurement division provides contracting and purchasing support for West Basin's administration, water...

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Aug 13 2018

New Grant Funding Available For Water Bottle Filling Station Program

CARSON, Calif. – The West Basin Municipal Water District has re-opened applications for public facilities to apply for grant funding for up to $1,000 to install water bottle filling stations. The popular program provides community members with more access to safe and reliable tap water to refill their personal, eco-friendly reusable water bottles.

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Jul 25 2018

Malibu Smart And Topanga Smart Programs Offer New Technologies To Help Residents Conserve Water

MALIBU, Calif. (July 25, 2018) – With increasing temperatures, persistent drought conditions and a prolonged fire season, it continues to be important to save water. To address these pressing environmental issues, the City of Malibu, Los Angeles County Waterworks and West Basin Municipal Water District are launching a comprehensive water conservation program. The Malibu Smart and Topanga Smart...

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Jul 16 2018

Free Landscape Transformation Classes Teach Residents and Business Owners How to Save Money and Water by Replacing Grass With Sustainable Landscaping

CARSON, Calif. – West Basin Municipal Water District will offer free classes for District residents and business owners to learn how to take advantage of the Metropolitan Water District’s new Landscape Transformation Program.* Metropolitan’s new rebate program offers guidelines for residents as well as commercial, industrial and institutional users to qualify to receive $1 for every square foot...

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Jun 18 2018

West Basin Reaches Milestone of Producing 200 Billion Gallons of Recycled Water

CARSON, Calif. – West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) is a wholesale water agency that provides imported drinking water to nearly one million people in 17 cities and unincorporated areas in Los Angeles County. West Basin is also an industry leader in producing and delivering recycled water for more than 300 sites with 400 connections, and has now achieved a major milestone of...

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Jun 15 2018

West Basin Draft Environmental Impact Report Public Comment Period for Potential Ocean Water Desalination Facility Ends June 25, 2018

CARSON, Calif. – Public comment and input on the draft environmental impact report (EIR) for the potential West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) ocean water desalination facility in El Segundo, Calif. is a critical component of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) process.

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May 21 2018

West Basin Sponsors Three Teams in Metropolitan Water District's 16th Annual Solar Cup™ Competition

West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) sponsored three out of 38 competing teams in Metropolitan Water District's 16th annual Solar Cup™ Competition at Lake Skinner from May 18 through May 20. The three West Basin sponsored teams were Mira Costa High School, Palos Verdes Peninsula High School and Waterfront Education.Waterfront Education secured the 1st Place Rookie...

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May 4 2018

West Basin Extends Draft Environmental Impact Report Public Comment Period for Potential Ocean Water Desalination Facility to June 25, 2018

CARSON, Calif. – West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) announces that the public comment period for the draft environmental impact report (EIR) for the potential ocean water desalination facility in El Segundo, Calif. has been extended through Monday, June 25, 2018. The Board of Directors took action at its May 3, 2018 special board meeting to extend the public comment period an...

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Apr 25 2018

West Basin Recognizes Congresswoman Grace F. Napolitano as Legislator Of The Year

CARSON, Calif. – Members of the West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) Board of Directors honored Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-Calif.) as Legislator of the Year in Washington on April 25 for her ongoing commitment to local water issues and water recycling.Photo (L-R): West Basin Division II Director Gloria D. Gray, Congresswoman Grace F. Napolitano, Division IV Director Scott...

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Apr 9 2018

West Basin Municipal Water District Hosts Informational Public Meetings on Potential Ocean Water Desalination Facility

CARSON, Calif. – West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) is hosting two public meetings for community members to attend and learn more about the draft environmental impact report (EIR) for the potential ocean water desalination facility in El Segundo, Calif.

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