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Posted on: June 23, 2022

WaterSmart Landscape Contest winner showcases more beauty with less water

WaterSmart landscape with various colorful plants and winner sign

Sweetwater Authority (Authority) named Nancy Cavanah of Chula Vista this year’s winner of the WaterSmart Landscape Contest at last night’s Governing Board (Board) Meeting. Cavanah’s landscape was selected from a diverse pool of applicants as the best exam...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

SWA Governing Board approves $72.7M budget for fiscal year 2022-23

Blue gavel on white background with Sweetwater Authority logo

The Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board approved the $72.7M budget for fiscal year (FY) 2022-23 at its June 8, 2022 meeting. 

The FY 2022-23 Budget provides a balanced approach to maintaining the Authority’s financial condit...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2022

SWA remains in Drought Level 1 of Drought Response Plan; adds additional restrictions

Person watering plants with a shut-off valve hose nozzle pulling water from a rain barrel

On June 8, the Governing Board (Board) of Sweetwater Authority (Authority) voted to implement additional drought measures to encourage additional water conservation. A full list of the demand reduction levels can be found on the Authority’s webs...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2022

Elementary school poster contest winners illustrate the importance of water

Child's marker drawing of a river and trees with the text "Water is Life"

Last week, twenty local elementary school students were named winners of the Sweetwater Authority (Authority) “Water is Life” Poster Contest. The yearly contest gives K-6 students the chance to demonstrate how water is a precious and e...

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