Emergency & Carryover Storage Project Wins Prestigious International Award

The San Diego County Water Authority’s $1.5 billion Emergency & Carryover Storage Project, built to protect the region from droughts and catastrophic disruptions to imported water supplies, has won one of the engineering industry’s most prestigious global awards – the Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

MWD Rate Challenges

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The San Diego County Water Authority on July 31 petitioned California’s highest court to review an issue of statewide significance – whether the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California may charge its transportation-only customers costs associated with a service those customers do not purchase.

Boost Your Aqua IQ with the Water Authority’s Resources for Teachers and Students

Free opportunities include entertaining assemblies and more

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James Palen
Office: (858) 522-6621
Cell: (619) 384-2918

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Mike Lee
Office: (858) 522-6703
Cell: (760) 208-0588

As students return to class across the region, the San Diego County Water Authority is offering schools, teachers and students an array of water-themed resources, including several that are free.

Water Authority Moving Forward with Milestone Pipeline Relining

$28.6 million project will extend life of vital water artery between Lake Murray and Sweetwater Reservoir and bring relining program past halfway mark to overall goal

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James Palen
Office: (858) 522-6621
Cell: (619) 384-2918

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Mike Lee
Office: (858) 522-6703
Cell: (760) 208-0588

The San Diego County Water Authority’s Board of Directors today approved a milestone project in the agency’s Pipeline Relining Program, authorizing the contract to rehabilitate more than four miles of large-diameter pipeline between Lake Murray and Sweetwater Reservoir.