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OMWD and UC Riverside Joint Study Yields Reduction in Energy Use

A collaborative study conducted by OMWD and UC Riverside shows that water agencies can reduce energy consumption and energy costs by closely analyzing trends and managing consumption. The energy optimization project […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s 4S Ranch Water Reclamation Facility Named Recycled Water Plant of the Year in Statewide Competition

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s 4S Ranch Water Reclamation Facility was recognized today by California Water Environment Association as its 2019 Plant of the Year (Small). The award was presented during CWEA’s […]

OMWD Welcomes Entries in 2019 WaterSmart Landscape Contest

Olivenhain Municipal Water District invites residents with water-efficient gardens to enter the 2019 WaterSmart Landscape Contest. The winning landscape will receive a prize valued at $250. The deadline to apply is […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Named California’s Recycled Water Agency of the Year

The WaterReuse Association of California today recognized Olivenhain Municipal Water District as its 2019 Agency of the Year (Medium). The award was presented this morning at WateReuse’s annual conference in Garden […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Expands Recycled Water Service in Rancho Santa Fe

Del Rayo Downs Homeowner Association Now Irrigating with Recycled Water Olivenhain Municipal Water District began serving recycled water to the Del Rayo Downs Homeowner Association in Rancho Santa Fe this week. […]

OMWD Recognized for Water Advocacy in Washington

The Association of California Water Agencies recognized Olivenhain Municipal Water District today with its “Most Effective Agency on Federal Issues” award. The award was presented to OMWD General Manager Kimberly Thorner […]

Local Students Invited to Participate in Poster and Video Contests

Olivenhain Municipal Water District is partnering with local agencies to hold two contests to promote efficient water use and raise awareness about special districts. OMWD encourages students living or attending school […]

Water Districts Offer Discounted Rain Barrels to Save Water

To encourage water conservation and reduce runoff that can carry pollutants into local waterways and beaches, Olivenhain Municipal Water District has partnered with Carlsbad Municipal Water District, San Dieguito Water District, […]

Learn How to Transform Your Landscape and Increase Water Efficiency at a Free Workshop

Olivenhain Municipal Water District and San Dieguito Water District have partnered to offer a free WaterSmart Landscape Design Workshop. The event will be held Tuesday, February 19, from 5:30 p.m. to […]

Ed Sprague Named President of OMWD’s Board of Directors for Fourth Time

At Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s January 16 board meeting, Ed Sprague assumed the position of president for the fourth time. Mr. Sprague will serve as president for the 2019-2020 term. In […]