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Jul 31, 2012, 03:00 ET

General Manager Art Aguilar Announces Retirement From Central Basin

General Manager Art Aguilar announced his retirement from the Central Basin Municipal Water District effective October 31, 2012. Aguilar has served...

May 18, 2012, 12:24 ET

Central Basin Joins Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard in Recognizing Students' Artistic Achievements

4 out of 5 student finalists attend schools in Central Basin service area  Central Basin Municipal Water District (CBMWD) Board...

May 16, 2012, 03:00 ET

Central Basin Signs Labor Agreement With Los Angeles/Orange Counties Building and Construction Trades Council

Labor agreement will ensure that all district projects will have positive economic impacts in Southeast Los Angeles The Central Basin...

Apr 24, 2012, 18:42 ET

Central Basin Education Manager Named Educator of the Year by the American Meteorological Society

Mark Moss receives national award for his environmental student education programs  Central Basin Municipal Water District's...

Apr 17, 2012, 13:39 ET

Central Basin Pledges to Freeze Water Rates and Calls on Other Water Agencies to do the Same

  CBMWD challenges Metropolitan Water District and Water Replenishment District to freeze rates for one year  The Central...

Mar 02, 2012, 13:00 ET

Central Basin Recognized for Outstanding Information Technology Practices for 5th Year in a Row

District receives prestigious recognition for exceeding industry standards  Central Basin Municipal Water District has been recognized...

Jan 25, 2012, 13:51 ET

Central Basin Connects Montebello Gardens Elementary School to Recycled Water

School District to save up to 2.6 million gallons of drinking water annually    Central Basin Municipal Water District has...

Jan 13, 2012, 03:00 ET

Central Basin Gets Greener With New Bottled Water

Local company provides a green alternative for popular community program Central Basin Municipal Water District has improved its...

Dec 14, 2011, 03:00 ET

Central Basin and Pico Rivera Connect Rio Hondo Park to Recycled Water

City may save up to 9 million gallons of drinking water annually Central Basin Municipal Water District has partnered with the City of...

Dec 09, 2011, 03:00 ET

Central Basin Extends the Public Comment Period for Draft PEIR

The Central Basin Board approves an extended review period for draft environmental impact report at request of stakeholders The Central...

Nov 28, 2011, 20:00 ET

Central Basin Honored For Outstanding Financial Reporting 6th Year in A Row

District receives prestigious award for practicing excellence in financial transparency and disclosure The Central Basin Municipal Water...

Nov 28, 2011, 12:00 ET

Central Basin Approves Forward Thinking Water Use Efficiency Master Plan

The plan calls for saving over 4.4 billion gallons of water  The Central Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors adopted a...

Nov 18, 2011, 11:55 ET

Sanchez Adobe Gets a "California Friendly" Makeover

Central Basin partners with a second city to construct a garden that highlights beautiful drought tolerant plants The Central Basin Municipal...

Nov 08, 2011, 03:00 ET

Schurr High School Now Part of Recycled Water Program

Central Basin partners with the Montebello Unified School District and San Gabriel Valley Water Company to conserve potable water at Schurr...

Nov 07, 2011, 03:00 ET

California Native Garden to Bloom in the City of South Gate

  Central Basin partners with the city to construct a garden that features the beauty of drought tolerant plants The Central Basin...

Sep 30, 2011, 12:34 ET

Los Angeles Times Corrects Its Story About Central Basin

Central Basin welcomes the correction, urges better coverage of water issues The Los Angeles Times printed a correction this week, setting right...

Sep 29, 2011, 03:00 ET

Central Basin Files Lawsuit Against Another Water Agency for Cyber Squatting and Trademark Infringement

Central Basin is forced to take federal legal action against the Water Replenishment District of Southern California following unlawful use of...

Sep 28, 2011, 12:52 ET

Central Basin Pressures Golden State Water Company for Answers on High Residential Water Rates in the City of Bell

The Central Basin Municipal Water District General Manager has sent a letter to Golden State Water demanding an explanation for the very high water...

Sep 21, 2011, 16:23 ET

Central Basin Assists Local Residents With Protesting Golden State Water Rates

The Central Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors made the commitment on Wednesday to assist local residents with protesting Golden...

Sep 16, 2011, 09:00 ET

Central Basin Municipal Water District Demands a Retraction from the LA Times

The Central Basin Municipal Water District has demanded an immediate retraction from the Los Angeles Times for the serious factual errors in two...