Central Basin In The News

08/14/2014

August Central Focus Newsletter

The August Central Focus newsletter is now available and can be viewed here.  The electronic newsletter provides detailed information on the […]

07/31/2014

Printing Services RFQ

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Quotations (RFP) for Printing Services.  Interested parties should submit their applications by 5:00 […]

07/30/2014

Central MWD Caucus – August 6, 2014

The next Central MWD Caucus is scheduled for Wednesday, August 6. Joining us will be Ms. Shelly Backlar, Director of Education Programs for the Friends of the Los Angeles River and Ms. Grace Chan, Manager of Resource Planning for Metropolitan.

07/22/2014

State Legislative Advocacy Services, RFP No. 140

The District is currently seeking Request for Proposals (RFP’s) for State Legislative Advocacy Services for an amount not to exceed $25,000. Please see the attached RFP for additional information and for a scope of services. Please provide a proposal that describes your expertise in the area of State Legislative Advocacy Services.

07/08/2014

July Central Focus Newsletter

The July Central Focus newsletter is now available and can be viewed here.  The electronic newsletter includes project highlights of Fiscal […]

06/30/2014

Central Basin Hosts Workshop for Local Business Community

As part of Central Basin’s community engagement efforts, the District hosted the Business to Business Workshop. Central Basin, in partnership with Metropolitan Water District, provided businesses with information on contracting opportunities in the water industry and government agencies.

06/23/2014

MWD General Manager to Address Water Issues

Jeff Kightlinger, General Manager for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) will be serving as the keynote speaker for the Town Hall Los Angeles “Water is Serious Business” luncheon on Thursday, July 2nd.

06/19/2014

Central Basin Participates in Juneteenth Program

Central Basin joined the City of Lynwood in the Juneteenth Jamboree and Blues Festival on Saturday, June 14, 2014. Attendees had an opportunity to hear music performed by the legendary Barbara Morrison, along with Madame Dee, Joe Kincade and the Soul Brothers.

06/17/2014

Central Basin and Upper District Collaborate to Secure Regional Water Reliability

The Central Basin Municipal Water District and the Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District are working together in a collaborative inter-agency effort that will allow for Upper District to coordinate delivery of water from the Colorado River to replenish the Main San Gabriel groundwater basin through an existing Central Basin connection.

06/09/2014

June Central Focus Newsletter

The June Central Focus newsletter is now available and can be viewed here. The electronic newsletter includes information on the Central Basin Water Education Tours and information on waterless urinals.

06/06/2014

Central Basin and South Gate Rotary Discuss Drought

Central Basin Board Director, Leticia Vasquez, spoke before the South Gate Rotary Club on the state's current drought. Members of the club also received information on District's programs that are helping residents and businesses conserve water.

05/29/2014

Park Water’s Conservation Celebration

Park Water Company’s recent grand opening of the Water Conservation Garden hits big with local residents. This event showcased a garden complete with drought tolerant plants that thrive in warm weather conditions, attracts butterflies and uses much less water - compared to grass landscapes!

05/09/2014

General Counsel Services, RFP No. 136

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Proposals (RFP) for General Counsel Services.  Interested parties should submit their applications by 5:00 […]

05/08/2014

May Central Focus Newsletter

The May Central Focus newsletter is now available and can be viewed here. The electronic newsletter included another article from the series In A Drought: Shut Your Tap! This month’s article featured information on grass recycling, the benefits and guidelines on how to start.

05/06/2014

Congresswoman Janice Hahn Senior Briefing & Resource Expo

Central Basin was proud to join Congresswoman Janice Hahn at the Senior Briefing and Luncheon in Carson earlier this month. This resource fair has become an annual event hosted by Congresswoman Hahn and is made available to hundreds of senior citizens of the community.

05/06/2014

Compton Creek Earth Day Celebration

Celebrating Earth Day activities around our community is a festive way to promote environmental awareness. Central Basin participated in this year’s annual Earth Day Celebration with the Compton Creek Mosquito Abatement District.

04/14/2014

Southeast Los Angeles Wellness Festival

Central Basin joined community leaders by hosting a booth at the Southeast Los Angeles Wellness (SELA) Festival at the Riverfront Park in Maywood. This event was made possible in partnership with the Florence Firestone Merchants Association, The Maywood Lions Club and the South Gate Chamber of Commerce.

04/08/2014

Community Discussions about Water

Last week, Central Basin engaged with community leaders from the East Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, Cerritos Optimist Club and the Compton Business Chamber of Commerce.

04/07/2014

April Central Focus E- Newsletter

The April Central Focus newsletter is now available and can be viewed here.  The electronic newsletter included another article from […]

03/18/2014

State of the District Postponed

The State of the District event scheduled for March 20 has been POSTPONED until further notice.  If you have any questions, […]

03/11/2014

March Central Focus E- Newsletter

The March Central Focus newsletter is now available and can be viewed here.  In light of the drought, a special […]

03/10/2014

Organizational Development Services

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Proposals (RFP) for Organizational Development Services.  Interested parties should submit their applications by 5:00 […]

02/27/2014

Solar Cup 2014 Sponsorship Presentation to Paramount High School

Central Basin Municipal Water District Board President, Phillip D. Hawkins, presented a sponsorship check in the amount of $2,500 to the Solar Cup 2014 team from Paramount High School – West Campus. Solar Cup is largest solar-powered boat competition in the United States.

02/10/2014

Standby Charge Administration Services

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Proposals (RFP) for Standby Charge Administration Services.  Interested parties should submit their applications by 5:00 pm, February 28, 2014.  To view complete details, visit, RFP No. 130

02/10/2014

Underwriting Services, RFP 129

Central Basin Municipal Water District

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Proposals (RFP) for Underwriting Services.  Interested parties should submit their applications by 5:00 pm,  February 26, 2014.  To view complete details visit, RFP No.129.

02/10/2014

Auditing Services, RFP 128

Central Basin Municipal Water District

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Proposals (RFP) for Auditing Services.  Interested parties should submit their applications by 5:00 pm, February 28, 2014. To view complete details visit, RFP No.128

02/04/2014

February Central Focus Newsletter

Central Basin Municipal Water District

The February Central Focus newsletter is now available. This month’s newsletter provides an insight into Governor Brown’s recent drought declaration and strategies that residents can implement to conserve water. Additionally, the newsletter features information on composting, a water-friendly gardening method that is gaining popularity.

01/31/2014

Property Management, Brokerage and Advisory Services RFP No. 127

Central Basin Municipal Water District

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Proposals (RFP) from qualified companies for property management, brokerage and advisory services to identify ideal properties and possibly provide further advisory services. Term: One Year (Possibility of Renewal for Additional Two Years).

01/30/2014

January Regular Board Meeting

Central Basin Municipal Water District

The Central Basin Board meeting held on January 27, 2014 is now available to view. Please visit the Board Meeting Videos […]

01/28/2014

Conservation Retrofit Project

Central Basin Municipal Water District

Central Basin is now accepting Request for Proposals (RFP) from qualified vendors for a Conservation Retrofit Project. Interested applicants should […]

01/27/2014

Central Basin’s 2012-2013 CAFR Available Online

Central Basin Municipal Water District

At the January Board Meeting, the Central Basin Board of Directors accepted the Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). […]

01/15/2014

Central Basin Participates in 14th Annual Lynwood College Conference

Central Basin hosted an outreach booth at 14th Annual Lynwood Alumni College Conference event on Saturday, January 11 at Lynwood High School. The event provided the opportunity for local high school students to gather information on how to apply for college and financial aid.

01/13/2014

Central Basin Newsletter

The January Central Focus newsletter is now available and can be viewed here. This month’s newsletter provides an update on California’s […]