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CWEA Past President Christoph Dobson Selected to Lead SASD and Regional San as General Manager
The Sacramento Area Sewer District (SASD) and Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District (Regional San) are pleased to announce the appointment of Christoph Dobson to General Manager (District Engineer), effective September 13. Dobson replaces Prabhakar Somavarapu, who recently retired after 25 years of public service. Dobson has over 30 years of professional experience and has held...
Wastewater Heroes: LA Wrecking Crew Returning to Chicago
When I was a child, my image of a hero was largely influenced by my surroundings, rural Pennsylvania.  A hero was someone who could protect us from disasters.  Heroes could chase a bear, ford a stream, and summit a peak. As urban dwellers, our opportunities to brave the forces of nature are limited. But what’s...
Toolkit: 2021 California Water Professionals Appreciation Week
Schedule of Events Oct 6th – Veterans in Water panel discussion (virtual) Register Event Flyer Oct 7th – Diversity in California Water panel discussion (virtual) Register Event Flyer Oct 7th – California Water Career Fair (Brazen virtual) Candidate Register  /  Employer Register Event Flyer Member Volunteer Opportunities Promo Graphics Nov 3rd – Women in the...
EPA’s Michael Regan Visits Bay Area, Announces Infrastructure Investments
  Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan joined Silicon Valley Clean Water Commission Chair Alicia Aguirre, Oro Loma Board President Rita Duncan, and other local officials to announce Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loans totaling $168 million for water system upgrades in Redwood City and Alameda County, California. “Investing...
When In Drought: Ask a California Water Pro
CWEA member in the news #membermonday. “We recycle (about) 100M gal of water a day and at least half of that goes to a spreading basin in LA County and percolates into our aquifer,” said Basil Hewitt, LACSD. Great @GOVERNING article about CA #waterreuse https://t.co/IGyM5ouyUw — CWEA (@cwea) August 9, 2021 CWEA Members Featured East...
Las Gallinas Completes Major Upgrade, Increasing Recycled Water Production to 5 MGD
The Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District is excited to announce a significant milestone in its multi-year, $64 million Secondary Treatment Plant Upgrade and Recycled Water Expansion Project. Phase 1 of the project has been completed as of this week. A key element of Phase 1 is the expansion of the plant’s recycled water facility, to...