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OMWD’s Christy Guerin Named Vice Chair of San Diego County Water Authority Board of Directors

Serving as Vice Chair follows a long history of public service for Director Guerin The San Diego County Water Authority’s 36-member Board of Directors has selected Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Christy […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Recycled Water Expansion Project Named Project of the Year

The project will save up to 100 million gallons of potable water annually Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Recycled Water Pipeline Extension 153A was recognized today as a 2020 Project of the […]

Encinitas Landscape Transformation Project Wins Local Contest

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors honored at its September 9 meeting Laura Lisauskas as the winner of OMWD’s 2020 Watersmart Landscape Contest. Lisauskas purchased her home in 2018 and […]

Fourth-Grade Artists Win OMWD’s 2020 Water Awareness Poster Contest

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors recognized the winners of the 2020 North County water agencies’ Water Awareness Poster Contest at its September 9 meeting.   Earlier this year, fourth-grade […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Board Will Not Increase Capacity Fees in 2020

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors voted unanimously at its August meeting not to raise water capacity fees in Fiscal Year 2021. After a comprehensive review, the board determined that […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Continues to Expand Recycled Water Use

Seagate Village Homeowner Association in Encinitas Now Irrigating with Recycled Water Encinitas, CA—Olivenhain Municipal Water District began supplying locally produced recycled water to the Seagate Village Homeowner Association in Encinitas today. […]

Water Districts Work Together to Save Ratepayers Money

Olivenhain Municipal Water District and Vallecitos Water District have entered into an agreement that will allow for cooperative use of Vallecitos’ Double Peak Reservoir site in San Marcos. The arrangement is […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District and County of San Diego Department of Parks and Recreation Partnership Receives State Recognition

County Named Recycled Water Customer of the Year The WateReuse Association of California recognized County of San Diego Department of Parks and Recreation as a 2020 Recycled Water Customer of the […]

Fitch Reaffirms OMWD’s “AAA” Bond Rating

At Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s June 17 board meeting, OMWD staff notified its Board of Directors that Fitch Ratings, a global rating agency that offers independent credit opinions, has reaffirmed the […]

OMWD Announces Virtual Neighborhood Meeting on June 11 about Pipeline Project along Encinitas Boulevard and Manchester Avenue

The public is invited to attend a virtual public meeting via Zoom on June 11 to learn about the potable water pipeline project that OMWD will begin in fall 2020 at […]