Each year, the Central Basin Board of Directors partner with various community based organizations to provide sponsorships for Thanksgiving food donations. This year, we are happy to share that four organizations, including: the Maywood Chamber of Commerce, the City of Whittier, the Norwalk United Methodist Church, and PTA Helps in Downey, will be receiving a sponsorship to help purchase food for families in need.
On Wednesday, November 19, the City of Downey hosted their very first Water Symposium! Central Basin was on hand as the event kicked off critical water-related conversations. Over 30 participants received an update from the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California on the drought conditions and information on regional conservation programs.
Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors has selected Mr. Kevin Hunt to serve as the District’s Interim General Manager. Mr. Hunt is a registered civil engineer and brings over 40 years of distinguished professional experience, including having served as General Manager for the Municipal Water District of Orange County (MWDOC).
Commerce, CA – Directors Robert Apodaca and Art Chacon were re-elected to serve on the Central Basin Board of Directors this past Tuesday, with Director Apodaca representing Division II and Director Chacon representing Division III. Director Apodaca was re-elected to serve his fifth term and Director Chacon was re-elected to serve his third term.
Commerce, CA – The Central Basin Municipal Water District is pleased to announce that it has completed the Water and Energy Emergency End Use Demand Management Measure Project, a $2 million grant the District was awarded by the Department of Energy (DOE). The grant project made history by bridging the water and energy conservation nexus.
Central Basin was proud to join the City of Montebello, San Gabriel Valley Water Company, Assembly Member Cristina Garcia and Assembly Member Ed Chau for the Grant Rea Park Recycled Water System Dedication that took place last Thursday.
Golden State Water Company (Golden State) has partnered with Central Basin to offer residents in the Golden State service area with a free Ultra High Efficiency Toilet and kits.