Metropolitan Water District to Convene First-Ever Water Summit Wednesday, Nov. 10

 Up to 500 people are expected to participate in a one-day summit that will bring together federal and state legislators and regulators, water industry experts, municipal planners, environmentalists, climatologists and other experts.  

Convened by the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, the event will address the extensive work being done throughout the state to help ensure water supply reliability through the year 2035. 

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Foothill Municipal Water District will absorb 75 percent of Metropolitan Water District’s rate hike

In a press release dated July 1, the Foothill Municipal Water District (FMWD) announced it will absorb 75 percent of the coming year’s water supply costs from Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD). The decision is reflected in the FMWD budget for fiscal year 2010-11, adopted by the board of directors on June 25.

FMWD provides imported water to San Gabriel Foothills communities Crescenta Valley Water District, La Cañada Irrigation District, Mesa Crest Water Company, Valley Water Company, Lincoln Avenue Water Company, Las Flores Water Company and Rubio Cañon Land & Water Association. Yes, readers, you are showering and watering your lawns with imported water.

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