Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District has been recognized by the Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC) with the Award for Achievement in Information Technology Practices for the 8th consecutive year. The District earned this prestigious award by surpassing information technology standards.
Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors have approved a series of measures to strengthen the District’s Ethics Policy and create a fully independent process for reviewing ethical complaints. These actions will improve transparency and accountability with respect to the District’s governance.
Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District has received the Transparency Certificate of Excellence by the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) in recognition of its efforts to promote transparency and good governance.
Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the District’s 2014 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).
Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District is working with Moody’s Investor Service as they review the District’s Aa3 Certificates of Participation. This review is in alignment with Moody’s policy of performing a surveillance review on every creditor in its portfolio at least once a year. Moody’s officials have indicated that it will be closely reviewing all California water and sewer agencies within its portfolio this year that rely on volumetric sales as a result of the State of California’s new conservation standards.
Commerce, CA – Over the next several week’s students across Southern California will be returning to school. The Central Basin Municipal Water District is excited and proud to announce that with the kicking off of the 2015-16 school year, we will once again be providing our award winning education programs to students in our service area. The District will also be debuting a new program aimed at educating students on the water and energy nexus.
Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District is partnering with local retail water agencies to provide increased conservation resources to residents and businesses in the Central Basin service area. At the July Board Meeting, Central Basin Directors authorized the General Manager to authorize agreements with several retailers to increase rebates on water efficient devices. This action to increase conservation rebates will help cities and retailers meet their conservation mandates.