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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 23, 2020

SWA Wins Statewide Award for Hydro Station Education Experience

2020 CAPIO Award of Distinction for Sweetwater Authority Hydro Station experience

On Wednesday, July 22, the Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board was presented with the California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO) Award of Distinction for excellence in public information and communications. The Authority r...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2020

SWA Board approves $64M budget for fiscal year 2020-21, no rate increase

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The Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board approved the budget for fiscal year 2020-21 at its June 24, 2020 meeting. The budget does not increase water rates for customers and reflects more than $13M in reductions over last fiscal year. To achie...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 10, 2020

SWA expands contract opportunities for local businesses, vendors

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Doing business with Sweetwater Authority (Authority) is easier than ever for local companies, thanks to revisions in the water agency’s procurement policy recently approved by its Governing Board. The revised policy created a preferential purcha...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2020

SWA Recognized as “District of Distinction”

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Sweetwater Authority (Authority) received the “District of Distinction” accreditation by the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) for its sound fiscal management policies and practices in district operations. This dis...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 12, 2020

SWA News Center

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Connect with Sweetwater Authority through this digital hub of media and informative videos.

Press Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Ensure plumbing system safety after lengthy shutdowns

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Check here for important water quality information for plumbing systems in buildings that have been vacant or have had low water use for extended periods.

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Governing Board and essential employees display dedication to service, community

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In the midst of an unprecedented crisis, Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Board Members and employees have focused all efforts on accomplishing three key goals: provide safe, reliable water; do our part to protect customers from financial impacts of the p...

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