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Posted on: May 15, 2024

Loveland Reservoir serves as vital resource in fighting recent fire

Photo of helicopter pulling water from Loveland Reservoir to fight a fire in the area

Earlier this week, a fire broke out near Sweetwater Authority’s (Authority) Loveland Reservoir in Alpine, CA. Authority staff swiftly responded to assist emergency services with access and logistics in their effort to fight the wind-driven fire,...

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Posted on: April 19, 2024

SWA confirms commitment to safe drinking water

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On April 10, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) issued new water quality standards for per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), also known as ‘forever chemicals.’ A local news article, citing analysis of state data, identified ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 11, 2024

South Bay Irrigation District transforms into "South Bay Water"

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On April 9, 2024, the South Bay Irrigation District Board of Directors approved a proclamation to rebrand the district as “South Bay Water.” The updated name enhances the connection between the district and its important role as the go...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2024

Join us for the next meeting of the Community Advisory Work Group

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The Community Advisory Work Group offers Sweetwater Authority stakeholders a platform to actively engage in the projects and initiatives of the water agency. Meetings are held of the fourth Tuesday of every month.

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Posted on: March 18, 2024

Find and fix a leak to get up to $100 back on your next water bill

Leaking faucet and text $100 rebate for leak repair

In an effort to help customers save water and money, Sweetwater Authority (Authority) is offering a rebate of up to $100 for customers who find and fix a leak at their home or business. Though available year round, the Authority is highlighting this speci...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Board provides support to local residents affected by recent flooding

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On February 14, the Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board (Board) voted to implement a twelve-month freeze on late fees and discontinuation of water service for non-payment for customers who sustained flood damage during recent winter storms. T...

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