News Releases, Commentary & Reports

CWA Joins Coalition to Urge Federal Funding for Critical Water Needs

CWA Joins Coalition to Urge Federal Funding for Critical Water Needs

Posted on May 12, 2020

The California Water Association today joined a broad coalition of conservation, environmental, environmental justice and water organizations urging federal funding for critical water needs in the next congressional response to COVID-19.

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COVID-19: Summary of Response by CWA Members

COVID-19: Summary of Response by CWA Members

Posted on Apr 3, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the world in unprecedented ways, CWA members are taking action to protect the health and safety of their employees as they carry out their critical role in delivering safe, life-sustaining water service.

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Largest Regulated Water Utilities Halt Water Shutoffs During Coronavirus Crisis

Largest Regulated Water Utilities Halt Water Shutoffs During Coronavirus Crisis

Posted on Mar 16, 2020

California’s largest regulated water utilities will not shut off service to residential customers who are unable to pay their bills because of the coronavirus health crisis.

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News Release: Truth from the Tap Launches New Website to Combat Activist Misinformation

News Release: Truth from the Tap Launches New Website to Combat Activist Misinformation

Posted on Sep 18, 2018

Today, the California Water Association (CWA), along with the National Association of Water Companies’ Truth from the Tap campaign, announced a new website to dispel activist misinformation about regulated water utilities.

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Regulated Water Utilities Are Investing In Tomorrow

Regulated Water Utilities Are Investing In Tomorrow

Posted on Sep 18, 2018

In an opinion-editorial published September 14 in the Los Angeles Business Journal CWA President Lawrence M. Morales describes how California’s regulated water utilities are doing their part to confront the infrastructure crisis in the United States.

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News Release: California’s Regulated Water Utilities Invested more than $645 Million on Needed Infrastructure in 2017

News Release: California’s Regulated Water Utilities Invested more than $645 Million on Needed Infrastructure in 2017

Posted on Apr 1, 2018

California’s largest regulated water utilities invested more than $645 million in 2017 into improving and upgrading the infrastructure that delivers water to the communities they serve, according to an analysis by the California Water Association.

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