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Posted on: March 4, 2021

Programs to assist with past due rent and utilities

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Renters in need of assistance to pay past due rent and utilities may benefit from the following programs: 

For customers in National City and Bonita: County of San Diego COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program 

See the links below for more infor...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 31, 2021

SWA allocates $875k rebate from legal settlement to help offset costs for customers

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At its meeting on March 24, 2021, the Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board approved allocation of a nearly $875,000 rebate from San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) to the Authority’s Rate Stabilization Reserve. Created as part o...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2021

SWA offers community safe outdoor recreation opportunities at two local reservoirs

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An angler casts a line, hoping for a nibble. Nearby, hikers and equestrians enjoy a morning walk along the water. Overhead, dozens of bird species, some of which are endangered, travel home to their nests made safe by protected areas around the reservoir....

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates


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Press Releases
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Controlled transfer of water from Loveland Reservoir results in cost-saving

Controlled transfer of water from Loveland Reservoir

In January, Sweetwater Authority (Authority) conducted a controlled transfer of water from Loveland Reservoir in Alpine, CA, to Sweetwater Reservoir in Spring Valley, CA. The transfer captured 2.7 billion gallons of local water. This same amount of water ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Mona Rios appointed to SWA Governing Board

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Mona Rios was appointed to serve on the Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board. Her appointment was made official at the City of National City Council meeting on Tuesday, December 15. 

In addition to being appointed to the Authority&...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Newly Elected & Reelected SWA Board Members Sworn In; New Chair & Vice Chair Appointed

Director Josie Calderon-Scott, Director Paulina Martinez-Perez and Director Jose Preciado Sworn In

At the December 9 Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board meeting, Josie Calderon-Scott, Paulina Martinez-Perez and Jose Preciado were sworn into their four-year terms as Directors. At the same meeting, the Authority’s Governing Board a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 10, 2020

SWA Awards Grant to Promote Water Efficiency and Education

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On Wednesday, September 9, the Sweetwater Authority (Authority) Governing Board received a presentation from A Reason To Survive (ARTS) on how grant funding from the Authority will be used to educate the community on water issues.

In May of 2019, the Autho...

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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.

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