News & Events

“Doing Business With California Water Companies” – March 10th, 2017, Sacramento

Feb 3, 2017

A Workshop Series For Emerging Small Business Offered By California Water Association (CWA). Introduction to doing business with California Water Association How to better “Bond” […]

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CWA Welcomes Release of Report On Takeover Costs

Feb 1, 2017

The California Water Association (CWA) is pleased to announce the release of a new Analysis Group report sponsored by CWA that demonstrates the fallacies associated with contested eminent domain takeovers of regulated investor-owned water utilities, especially with respect to promises made on rates, costs and benefits.

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CWA Welcomes 2017-2019 President Lawrence “Larry” Morales

Jan 31, 2017

On January 1, 2017, Larry Morales, President, East Pasadena Water Company (EPWC), assumed the role of California Water Association’s (CWA) President after serving as the […]

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CWA Files Comments on Draft Framework – “Making Water Conservation a California Way of Life”

Jan 31, 2017

The California Water Association (CWA) filed a comment letter in December 2016 in response to the state’s proposed framework (“framework”) for permanent regulations that will […]

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CWA Executive Director’s Remarks on Proposed Emergency Regulation Extension Captured Immediately in Media

Jan 31, 2017

On January 18, California Water Association (CWA) Executive Director Jack Hawks attended the State Water Resources Control Board’s (SWRCB) public workshop on the extension and […]

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New CPUC Commissioners Hit the Ground Running

Jan 31, 2017

Following their first open meeting on January 19, newly appointed commissioners for the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), Martha Guzman-Aceves and Clifford Rechtschaffen, got a […]

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Analysis Group Report Confirms Costly Nature of Water System Takeovers

Jan 31, 2017

“The Economic Consequences of Contested Government Takeovers of Investor-Owned Water Utilities,” a report prepared by the Analysis Group, Inc. (AGI) for the California Water Association, […]

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CWA Member Companies to Comply with New Regulation on Lead Testing at K-12 Schools

Jan 31, 2017

The State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) announced a new requirement on January 17, 2017, for California water systems to provide lead testing of drinking […]

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San Jose Water Company Hosts Ninth “Thanksgiving in January”

Jan 31, 2017

Since 2009, San Jose Water Company (SJWC) has been making a difference at Martha’s Kitchen in San Jose with “Thanksgiving in January.” This year, Timothy […]

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Save the Date for CWA’s Spring Conference!

Jan 30, 2017

California Water Association’s 2017 Spring Conference May 17-19, 2017 – The Citizen Hotel, Sacramento, CA

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