The Small Water System & Rural Communities Drought & Water Contingency Planning Report

The Small Water Systems and Rural Communities Drought and Water Shortage Contingency Planning Report: A Summary of Likely New Requirements As part of the Conservation is a Way of Life legislation (AB 1668 and SB 606) passed in 2018, the Department of Water Resources (“DWR”) and State Water Resources Control Board (“State Water Board”) were […]

Groundwater Sustainability for Future Generations

Groundwater Sustainability for Future Generations A Summary of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act With the passage of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act in 2014, California will now take a different approach to how it handles its groundwater supply.  For the first time the state will be involved in regulating groundwater, although much of the power […]

Article of Collections – Part 2

Articles of Collections – Part 2 Getting the Money in the Door: Solving the Problem of Collections – Part II Water purveyors face a myriad of operational issues on a daily basis, from ensuring an adequate supply of water to meeting the increasing number of regulations governing drinking water.  They must manage employees and meet […]

Article of Collection – Part 1

Articles of Collections – Part 1 Getting the Money in the Door: Solving the Problem of Collections Water purveyors face a myriad of operational issues on a daily basis, from ensuring an adequate supply of water to meeting the increasing number of regulations governing drinking water.  They must manage employees and meet the expectations of […]

A Business Checklist [Not Just] for Water Purveyors

A Business Checklist [Not Just] for Water Purveyors Beyond providing safe drinking water to customers, public agencies, mutual water companies and investor-owned utilities must ensure that all business-related matters are in order.  Below is a list of questions that water purveyors should ask themselves at least once per year to make sure the business side […]