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OMWD to Use $2 Million Water Wholesaler Refund to Reduce Future Costs to Customers

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors unanimously voted at its April 14 meeting to utilize a $2 million refund to reduce future rate increases to OMWD ratepayers. The refund resulted […]

Board to Honor Outgoing Director Ed Sprague and Appoint Replacement

At its May 19 meeting, OMWD’s Board of Directors will honor outgoing Division 5 Director Edmund K. Sprague, who will retire from the board following the May 19 meeting. Mr. Sprague […]

OMWD Awarded Federal Funding to Complete its Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project

Award Will Save OMWD Ratepayers a Half-Million Dollars Olivenhain Municipal Water District has been awarded $500,000 in grant funding from United States Bureau of Reclamation for OMWD’s Advanced Metering Infrastructure project. […]

OMWD Maintains its Winning Streak with its First-Ever Two-Year Budget

OMWD Wins Distinguished Budget Award for the Twentieth Consecutive Year Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors accepted at its March 17 meeting the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation […]

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, […]