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Press Releases for 2012-2014

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This area consists of press releases from Metropolitan Water District of Southern California arranged in reverse chronological order. You can access any item by clicking on its title. You can jump to any specific month by clicking the month in the table below.

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June 2014

LOWEST WATER RATE INCREASES IN DECADE APPROVED,
AS METROPOLITAN BOARD ADOPTS TWO-YEAR BUDGET


LA CAÑADA-FLINTRIDGE RESIDENT JOINS METROPOLITAN BOARD


March 2014

METROPOLITAN TO LAUNCH RADIO ADVERTISEMENTS ASKING
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIANS FOR WATER-SAVING HELP DURING DROUGHT

JOHN V. FOLEY, TWO-TIME CHAIRMAN OF METROPOLITAN WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS, RESPECTED WATER LEADER, PASSES AWAY

TWO NEW DIRECTORS REPRESENTING CITY OF COMPTON, CALLEGUAS MWD JOIN METROPOLITAN WATER BOARD

METROPOLITAN BOARD AUTHORIZES OUTREACH, ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN IN RESPONSE TO STATE’S DROUGHT EMERGENCY

February 2014

METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER RELEASES STATEMENT ON RATE CASE
TENTATIVE DETERMINATION BY SAN FRANCISCO SUPERIOR COURT


METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING CALIFORNIA DROUGHT LEGISLATIVE PACKAGE

FULLERTON CITY COUNCIL MEMBER SEATED ON METROPOLITAN BOARD

METROPOLITAN BOARD DECLARES WATER SUPPLY ALERT THROUGHOUT
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA IN RESPONSE TO STATEWIDE DROUGHT


January 2014

METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING
STATE, FEDERAL ACTIONS TO ADDRESS DROUGHT CONDITIONS


METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING
GOVERNOR BROWN’S MEETING WITH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WATER LEADERS


METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER’S STATEMENT ON
GOVERNOR’S DECLARATION OF CALIFORNIA DROUGHT


LOS ANGELES CITY COUNCILMAN SEATED ON METROPOLITAN
BOARD OF DIRECTORS

LARGE IMPORTED WATER LINE SERVING ORANGE COUNTY TO BE
TAKEN OUT OF SERVICE, INSPECTED DURING 11-DAY SHUTDOWN


December 2013

IMPERIAL IRRIGATION DISTRICT, METROPOLITAN WATER DISTRICT
COLLABORATE ON U.S.-MEXICO PILOT PROJECT ON COLORADO RIVER


METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER'S STATEMENT ON RELEASE OF DRAFT BAY DELTA CONSERVATION PLAN

October 2013

MWD GENERAL MANAGER'S STATEMENT ON GOV. BROWN ADMINISTRATION'S WATER ACTION PLAN FOR RELIABILITY, RESTORATION, RESILIENCE

IF THEY BUILD IT, THEY WILL...RACE

METROPOLITAN PREPARED TO MEET WATER DEMANDS IN 2014,
DESPITE QUESTIONS OVER FUTURE OF REGION'S IMPORTED WATER SOURCES


FORMER TORRANCE WATER COMMISSIONER SEATED
ON METROPOLITAN BOARD


FORMER GARDENA MAYOR JOINS METROPOLITAN BOARD


September 2013

METROPOLITAN LOOKS TO DEVELOP MORE LOCAL WATER SOURCES TO HELP
MEET SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S FUTURE SUPPLY NEEDS


NEW SAN DIEGO COUNTY REPRESENTATIVE SEATED ON METROPOLITAN BOARD

August 2013


METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER’S STATEMENT ON RELEASE OF
DRAFT BAY DELTA CONSERVATION PLAN ECONOMIC IMPACTS ANALYSIS


WESTERN WATER AGENCIES TEAM WITH BUREAU OF RECLAMATION ON GRANT PROGRAM SEEKING WATER-SAVING DEVICES OF TOMORROW

May 2013

METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER’S STATEMENT ON
RELEASE OF FINAL CHAPTERS OF DRAFT BAY DELTA CONSERVATION PLAN


PROJECTS FROM LOS ANGELES TRADE TECH COLLEGE, UC IRVINE, CAL STATE LA RECEIVE INAUGURAL ECO INNOVATORS RECOGNITION

BOATS FROM ANAHEIM, GLENDORA HIGH SCHOOLS
SECURE TOP SPOTS AT METROPOLITAN’S 2013 SOLAR CUP™



HIGH SCHOOL TEAMS FROM ANAHEIM, CALABASAS EARLY LEADERS
AS THREE-DAY SOLAR-POWERED BOAT COMPETITION BEGINS


STUDENTS FROM 39 SOUTHLAND HIGH SCHOOLS PREPPING
FOR NATION’S LARGEST SOLAR-POWERED BOAT COMPETITION


April 2013

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WORLD WATER FORUM ENDS AS COLLEGE TEAMS
DISPLAY SOLUTIONS TO LOCAL, GLOBAL WATER CHALLENGES


NEW DIRECTOR REPRESENTING CITY OF PASADENA
SEATED ON METROPOLITAN BOARD

March 2013

METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER’S STATEMENT ON
RELEASE OF DRAFT BAY DELTA CONSERVATION PLAN


February 2013

NEW DIRECTORS REPRESENTING CENTRAL BASIN, UPPER SAN GABRIEL
VALLEY MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICTS SEATED ON METROPOLITAN BOARD


RESIDENTS IN PASADENA, THREE NEIGHBORING FOOTHILL
COMMUNITIES ASKED TO CURTAIL WATER USE DURING PIPELINE
SHUTDOWN

January 2013

METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER’S STATEMENT
REGARDING GOV. BROWN’S STATE-OF-THE-STATE ADDRESS



December 2012

VENTURA COUNTY WATER OFFICIAL
JOINS METROPOLITAN BOARD OF DIRECTORS


FORMER STATE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE
JOINS METROPOLITAN AS NEW ETHICS OFFICER

November 2012

METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER’S STATEMENT REGARDING
AGREEMENT ON COLORADO RIVER DELIVERIES, STORAGE


CIVIC LEADER AND COMPANY OWNER SEATED
ON METROPOLITAN BOARD

October 2012

JOHN V. FOLEY RE-ELECTED CHAIRMAN OF METROPOLITAN WATER DISTRICT
BOARD OF DIRECTORS


September 2012

RETIRED BUSINESSMAN SEATED ON METROPOLITAN BOARD


July 2012

METROPOLITAN BOARD CHAIRMAN ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING DELTA
ANNOUNCEMENT BY GOV. BROWN, INTERIOR SECRETARY SALAZAR


NO HEALTH HAZARD FROM TAP WATER WITH UNPLEASANT
TASTE AND ODOR



June 2012

METROPOLITAN BOARD AUTHORIZES OZONE RETROFIT
AT DISTRICT’S OLDEST WATER TREATMENT PLANT

May 2012

STUDENT TEAMS FROM 39 SOUTHLAND HIGH SCHOOLS
CAPTURE TOP HONORS AT METROPOLITAN’S 2012 SOLAR CUP™


TEAMS FROM VENTURA, RIVERSIDE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOLS
EARLY LEADERS AS THREE-DAY SOLAR-POWERED BOAT
COMPETITION LAUNCHES


STUDENTS FROM 39 SOUTHLAND HIGH SCHOOLS PREPARING
FOR NATION’S LARGEST SOLAR-POWERED BOAT COMPETITION


April 2012

MONTHS OF OPEN, PUBLIC MEETINGS REFLECTED IN TWO-YEAR
METROPOLITAN BUDGET, NEW WATER RATES


March 2012

METROPOLITAN APPOINTS INTERIM ETHICS OFFICER AS SEARCH FOR
PERMANENT REPLACEMENT CONTINUES


MARCIA SCULLY NAMED MWD GENERAL COUNSEL

METROPOLITAN BOARD CHAIRMAN RESPONDS TO
SAN DIEGO COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY’S NEW WEB SITE



January 2012

METROPOLITAN GENERAL MANAGER’S STATEMENT
REGARDING GOV. BROWN’S STATE-OF-THE-STATE ADDRESS


COVINA RESIDENT SEATED ON METROPOLITAN BOARD

LAWSUIT CHALLENGING METROPOLITAN'S WATER RATE
STRUCTURE MOVES AHEAD


SUPERIOR COURT MAKES SERIES OF RULINGS IN LAWSUIT CHALLENGING METROPOLITAN RATE STRUCTURE





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