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E.g., Nov 18 2017
Oct 31 2017

South Bay Workforce Invest Board Awards Division II Director for her Service

South Bay Workforce Investment Board (SBWIB) awarded West Basin Division II Director Gloria Gray the Esther Williams Award of Excellence at the 22nd annual Alumni Awards on Thursday, October 12, 2017.The ceremony was held at the Torrance Marriott South Bay, where Director Gray was honored for her ongoing commitment to community service, her support of SBWIB’s programs and her contribution...

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Oct 2 2017

West Basin Water Harvest Festival Celebrates 70 Years of Water Reliability

CARSON, Calif. – West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) will host its 19th annual Water Harvest Festival (Water Harvest) on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at its Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility in El Segundo, Calif. The free family-oriented event will feature 28 educational booths, games, giveaways and water-related activities.

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Jul 24 2017

Grants Now Available Through New Water Bottle Filling Station Program

CARSON, Calif. – The West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) Board of Directors announced a new program to fund water bottle filling stations at public facilities. The pilot program was created to provide community members with more access to safe and reliable tap water to refill their personal, eco-friendly water bottles.

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Jul 20 2017

West Basin Unveils Ocean Friendly Garden at Gardena Mayme Dear Library

CARSON, Calif. – West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) and the City of Gardena (Gardena) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 20 that unveiled an Ocean Friendly Garden (OFG) at the Mayme Dear Library, a County of Los Angeles Public Library in Gardena.

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Jun 19 2017

Planned Recycled Water Shut-Off (Tertiary Treated Disinfected Recycled Water )

West Basin has a planned recycled water outage for Tertiary Treated Disinfected Recycled Water  on Sunday, June 25th from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. West Basin will be implementing a repair to the recycled water product line at the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility, and this will affect our recycled water customers.  In addition, due to a major upgrade to our...

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Jun 8 2017

West Basin Recognizes Senator Dianne Feinstein as Legislator Of The Year

CARSON, Calif. – Members of the West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) Board of Directors met with Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) in Washington, D.C. this Spring, to provide a briefing on West Basin endeavors and present her with the District’s Legislator of the Year award.

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May 22 2017

South Bay High School Wins Regional Awards at 15th Annual Solar Cup™ Competition

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) completed its 15th annual Solar Cup™ competition on May 21, as first time competitor, Manhattan Beach’s Mira Costa High School took home the top prizes in the rookie division this year.

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May 10 2017

West Basin Receives Grant for its Rainwater/Greywater Program from the United States Bureau of Reclamation

West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) was awarded $70,000 in grant funding for its Rainwater/Greywater Program from the United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR). The program will incentivize water users to use rainwater and greywater as primary outdoor water sources.  The grant funding will allow West Basin to purchase rain barrels and cisterns to offset demands for imported,...

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Apr 24 2017

West Basin Recognizes Winners of 2017 Water is Life Art Contest

On April 24, West Basin Municipal Water District recognized 13 student winners and program sponsors of the 2017 Water is Life Art Contest at the April Board Meeting.The Water is Life Student Art Contest is an annual collaborative water education program between Metropolitan Water District and West Basin, designed to inspire students to explore and portray the importance of water...

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Apr 24 2017

West Basin Recognizes Assemblyman Richard Bloom as Legislator of the Year

CARSON, Calif. – On a recent trip to Sacramento, members of the West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) Board of Directors met with California Assemblyman Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica) to provide a briefing on West Basin endeavors and to present him with its Legislator of the Year award.

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