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California Water Professionals Appreciation Week October 7-15

Water agencies across the state are saying “THANK YOU!” to the hardworking water professionals in California. The first-ever Water Professionals Appreciation Week will launch this October as part of a new annual designation intended to highlight the important role of water industry professionals and local public water agencies in [...]

By |September 21st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on California Water Professionals Appreciation Week October 7-15

Member News

IEUA Announces New General Manager The Inland Empire Utilities Agency will welcome Halla Razak as its new general manager starting December 1. She currently serves as the City of San Diego Public Utilities Department Director where she helped lead initiatives for Pure Water San Diego. She replaces Joe Grindstaff who [...]

By |September 18th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Member News

Advocating for Our Members

CASA Weighs in on Surface Water Augmentation Draft Regulations Alongside WateReuse California, we recently submitted joint comments to the State Water Board on the surface water augmentation draft regulations. We voiced our support for the proposed regulations to allow placing highly treated recycled water in drinking water reservoirs. Surface water [...]

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Your 2017 Legislative Round-Up

We work year-round to serve as the leading voice for our members and public wastewater agencies on regulatory, legislative and legal issues. With the legislative session ending Friday, here’s a recap of the priority legislation we followed and helped shape on the state level. The bills are now on Governor [...]

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CVSan General Manager Shares Value of CASA Membership

We’re thankful to our members! Their support enables our work to influence California’s clean water future. If you’re not a CASA member, we invite you to join as together we are stronger. Not sure about the value of membership? Here are a few words from CASA member Roland Williams, general [...]

By |September 4th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on CVSan General Manager Shares Value of CASA Membership

Advocating for our Members

CASA and ACWA to Testify at Congressional Hearing We accepted an invitation to testify before the Water Resources Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on September 26. CASA and the Association of California Water Agencies will submit joint written testimony advocating for water and wastewater agencies. Las Virgenes [...]

By |August 4th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Advocating for our Members