Notes from the General Manager

“The Times They Are a-Changin’”

Posted on Jun 7th, 2018

By Don Zdeba When it comes to the topic of water in California, the title of the Bob Dylan song, “The Times They Are a-Changin’” certainly…

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“Brown Administration Advancing Tax on Water”

Posted on Mar 8th, 2018

By Don Zdeba The California legislature is considering a proposal to impose a tax on your drinking water. In March 2017, Senator Monning, a…

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“Progressing Toward a Groundwater Sustainability Plan”

Posted on Dec 15th, 2017

By Don Zdeba As we prepare to close the books on 2017 and look forward to a new year, I would like to reflect on some significant events that…

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“Sharing Denmark’s Groundwater Experience”

Posted on Sep 8th, 2017

By Don Zdeba I recently returned from a fact finding trip on water resource management in Denmark. At the invitation of the Danish Ministry of…

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“Local Studies Will Assist in Understanding IWV Basin”

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2017

By Don Zdeba Much of the press regarding water issues in recent months has been about meetings of the Indian Wells Valley Groundwater Authority…

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“Major District Projects Making Significant Progress”

Posted on Mar 21st, 2017

By Don Zdeba Indian Wells Valley Water District (“District”) maintains a ten year capital spending program that is updated each fiscal year…

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“Technology to Aid in Conservation and Efficiency”

Posted on Dec 30th, 2016

By Don Zdeba In previous columns I have mentioned the District is implementing an Automated Metering Infrastructure (AMI) pilot project utilizing…

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