2018 News

Robert Kephart Selected to Fill Division 4 Vacancy on OMWD Board of Directors

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors selected Robert Kephart at its November 7 meeting as the new director representing Division 4 of OMWD’s service area. Mr. Kephart fills the seat […]

Local Water Districts Offer Free Workshops to Facilitate Conversion to Recycled Water

Olivenhain Municipal Water District and Carlsbad Municipal Water District will host free workshops for local businesses and landscape professionals to promote the use and benefits of recycled water. The workshops will […]

Local Photographers Recognized for Photos Captured at Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve

At its November 7 meeting, Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors honored seven local, amateur photographers for their winning images in Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve’s thirteenth annual photo contest. This […]

Prepare Your Home for the Upcoming Fire Season

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Presents Fire-Smart Landscaping Workshop on October 18 Olivenhain Municipal Water District invites local residents to attend a workshop that will cover the fundamentals of landscaping for fire […]

OMWD Board to Honor Outgoing Director On October 17 and Appoint Replacement on November 7

At its October 17 meeting, OMWD’s Board of Directors will honor outgoing Division 4 Director Jerry Varty. Mr. Varty announced his resignation from the board on September 12, as he is […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Maintains Exemplary AAA Bond Rating

Fitch Ratings, a global rating agency that offers independent credit opinions, acknowledged Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s conservative fiscal policies by reaffirming OMWD’s AAA bond rating with a stable outlook. AAA is […]

OMWD Promotes Scholarship Opportunity to Area Students for Best Video Featuring Special Districts

Olivenhain Municipal Water District is encouraging local high school and college students to enter California Special Districts Association’s Districts Make the Difference video contest for a chance to win a scholarship […]

Water Districts Partner to Offer Free Workshop in Encinitas: WaterSmart Landscape Design for Homeowners

In order to promote outdoor water use efficiency, Olivenhain Municipal Water District is hosting a free landscape workshop on Tuesday, August 28 to assist residents in transforming their yards into beautiful […]

OMWD to Hold Open House at 4S Ranch Water Reclamation Facility on August 18

Event to include a free water-wise workshop and facility tours Olivenhain Municipal Water District invites the public to attend its annual 4S Ranch Water Reclamation Facility open house on Saturday, August […]

Carlsbad Resident Selected as Winner of California-Friendly Landscape Contest

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors honored David and Munira Coomber as OMWD’s 2018 winners of the annual Watersmart Landscape Contest at its June 20 meeting. The Coomber’s landscape features […]