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OMWD Begins the New Year by Connecting a Local Neighborhood to Recycled Water

Olivenhain Municipal Water District has connected the newly developing Santa Fe Heights neighborhood to its recycled water system, supplying the community with locally produced recycled water. “We are excited to see […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District General Manager Kimberly Thorner Joins County Water Authority Board

Olivenhain Municipal Water District General Manager Kimberly Thorner was seated this afternoon at her first board meeting as OMWD’s representative on the San Diego County Water Authority board of directors. OMWD’s […]

Larry Watt Named President of OMWD’s Board of Directors for Third Time

Today, board director Larry Watt presided over Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s first meeting of 2021 as president. OMWD’s board unanimously elected to take new seats and selected Mr. Watt for a […]

OMWD’s Financial Reporting is Spotless According to Recent Audit

At its December 9 meeting, Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors were presented the 2019 – 2020 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, which received a clean bill of health from the […]

Kristie Bruce-Lane Sworn in as Olivenhain Municipal Water District Board Director

Kristie Bruce-Lane was sworn in today by General Manager Kimberly Thorner as Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s newest board director. Voters in OMWD’s Division 4—consisting of the communities of 4S Ranch, Rancho […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Announces the 2020 Pure Excellence Award Winners

Olivenhain Municipal Water District recognized at its November 18 board meeting nine individuals and businesses making a significant, positive impact over the last year in the community, the San Diego region, […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Receives Highest Achievement for Financial Reporting

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors accepted at its November 18 meeting the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United […]

Another Homeowner Association Converts to Recycled Water

Vida Pacifica Homeowner Association in Encinitas Now Using Recycled Water for Outdoor Irrigation The Vida Pacifica Homeowner Association in Encinitas has begun receiving locally produced recycled water from Olivenhain Municipal Water […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District and Its Technician Dominic Brunozzi Recognized in Statewide Awards Program

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Pump/Motor Technician Dominic “Bruno” Brunozzi has been named California Water Environment Association’s “Mechanical Technician of the Year.” Mr. Brunozzi was recognized for his dedication to public service […]

Olivenhain Water and Encinitas Fire Offer Free Online Firewise Landscaping Workshop October 13

Workshop to discuss landscape improvements that can reduce water use and protect homes from wildfires Olivenhain Municipal Water District and Encinitas Fire Department invite the public to attend a free online […]