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Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve’s Fifteenth Annual Amateur Photography Contest Offers Opportunity to Reconnect with Nature

On September 6, Olivenhain Municipal Water District will kick off its fifteenth annual Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve amateur photo contest. Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve offers 11 miles of hiking, mountain biking, […]

Manchester Pipeline Projects Begin with Replacement of Potable Water Pipeline

This is the first of two pipeline projects beginning in 2021 that will occur in the Manchester Avenue corridor Olivenhain Municipal Water District is beginning construction this week to replace aging […]

North San Diego Water Reuse Coalition Awarded Over $6 Million in Federal Funding to Improve Local Water Supply Reliability

The North San Diego Water Reuse Coalition has been awarded a $6.1 million grant from the United States Bureau of Reclamation’s Title XVI program. The coalition is a group of nine […]

Encinitas Landscape Transformation Project Wins Local Contest

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors honored at its July 14 meeting Ken and Susan Terzes as the winner of OMWD’s 2021 WaterSmart Landscape Contest. The colorful winning design features […]

OMWD’s “AAA” Bond Rating Reaffirmed as Board Reduces Budget by 2.67 Percent

Budget cuts will save ratepayers over $1 million through Fiscal Year 2022 At its meeting this evening, Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors approved budget cuts following confirmation of OMWD’s […]

OMWD Recognizes Local Students for “Love Water, Save Water” Artwork

Winners of the annual “Love Water, Save Water” youth poster competition were recognized by Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors at its June 16 meeting. Students from fourth grade classes […]

OMWD’s 4S Ranch Water Reclamation Facility Earns Statewide Plant of the Year Honors

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s 4S Ranch Water Reclamation Facility was honored today by California Water Environment Association as its 2021 Plant of the Year (Small). Presented during CWEA’s Virtual Conference and […]

Neal Meyers Appointed to OMWD Board of Directors

Neal Meyers was sworn in this evening as Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s newest director, representing Division 5 of OMWD’s service area. The appointment of Mr. Meyers fills the seat vacated by […]

4S Ranch Water Reclamation Facility Earns Plant of the Year Recognition

Recycled water produced at the facility is an affordable, sustainable water supply Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors accepted at its May 19 meeting California Water Environment Association San Diego […]

OMWD’s Recycled Water Treatment Project Named Project of the Year

Ultraviolet disinfection system reduces operational costs, saving ratepayers money Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Ultraviolet Disinfection System Project was recognized today as a 2021 Project of the Year by American Public Works […]