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Water Wise Leak Workshop

Water Wise Leak Workshop

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 5 - 7 p.m.
75515 Hovley Lane East, Palm Desert
In celebration of Fix a Leak Week (March 16-22), CVWD is hosting a Water Wise Leak Workshop. Join us to learn how to find and fix wasteful leaks. No RSVP required for this free event. (Event Flier)
Water Wise Landscape Workshop series for Home Gardeners

Water Wise Landscape Workshop series for Home Gardeners

Winter/Spring classes
Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 6 - 7:30 p.m. – Converting Turf to Desert-Friendly Landscaping
Register Now | Event Flier
Water Management Seminar for Landscape Professionals

Water Management Seminar for Landscape Professionals

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 8am-2pm - English Seminar
Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 8am-2pm - Spanish Seminar
Sign up today to learn how to manage water efficiently. This workshop is designed for landscape professionals including landscapers, landscape architects, golf course superintendents and HOAs.
Register Now | Event Flier
Colorado River & Canal Tour

Colorado River & Canal Tour

April 1, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Travel with us on a 10-hour, 300-mile tour to the see the Coachella Canal, All American Canal and the Colorado River.
Registration opens Friday, March 6 at 10 a.m. ($25 per person) | Event flier.
Golf Course Turf Rebate Program

Golf Course Turf Rebate Program

CVWD is now accepting applications for golf course turf rebates of up to $105,000, thanks to a recently received state grant. Read the application and program guidelines for eligibility requirements and additional information. Applications will be accepted from Jan. 2 until Feb. 27.
California Drought

Statewide Drought: Mandatory water-use restrictions now in effect

Join our efforts to save our water and reduce demand on the aquifer. To help combat California’s drought, CVWD has adopted mandatory water-use restrictions. For a list of new restrictions, view our water-use restrictions fact sheet.

Visit our conservation page for tools and resources to help reduce water use, including the drought watering guide. Help your community by reporting water waste. Learn about new laws affecting homeowner associations. Visit www.saveourh2o.org for statewide information about the drought.

Conservation programs for residents, businesses and HOAs

Conservation programs for residents, businesses and HOAs

The Coachella Valley Water District board of directors recently increased funding for conservation programs, bringing the total for the fiscal year to $3.2 million, nearly five times the amount allocated the previous year.

Due to an overwhelming response from customers, funding has been depleted for some programs. Visit our rebate page for more details.

Water Quality Report

Water Quality Report

CVWD delivers drinking water to more than 107,000 homes and businesses. This high quality water meets all state and federal drinking water standards. To learn more, read our 2014 Water Quality Report (148kb) and visit our Water Quality page.
Successful Groundwater Management

Successful Groundwater Management

Collaborative efforts by Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) and Desert Water Agency (DWA) have resulted in more than 3.1 million acre-feet (1 trillion gallons) of imported water being replenished into the aquifer since 1973, making the program the most significant tool the agencies have in the ongoing battle against aquifer overdraft. For more details click here.
Long-term water management planning resources

Long-term water management planning resources

These long-term water management planning documents will guide CVWD to reliably meet current and future water demands in a cost-effective and sustainable manner.
Information regarding Agua Caliente Lawsuit

Information regarding Agua Caliente Lawsuit

The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians filed a lawsuit on May 14, 2013 against Coachella Valley Water District and Desert Water Agency seeking to take away the public’s water use rights and prevent the agencies from delivering water to their customers. CVWD is providing the following documents to help educate customers about this important issue.

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February 10, 2015

CVWD honors water conservation contest winners

Coachella Valley Water District's (CVWD) Board of Directors today honored two outstanding water savers from the community through a CV Water Counts water conservation contest.
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February 6, 2015

Coachella Valley Water District receives national budget award

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United State and Canada (GFOA) recently announced that Coachella Valley Water District has received the association's Distinguished Budget Presentation award for its 2014-15 fiscal ...
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January 19, 2015

Three golf courses convert to nonpotable water for irrigation

Three more golf courses in the Coachella Valley have switched from irrigating with groundwater to the use of nonpotable recycled and imported canal water.
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January 15, 2015


Water Agencies will Receive 15% of Allotted Water Supplies

Palm Springs, CA – In response to winter storms, the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) today forecasted that water agencies will receive 15% of their allotted State ...
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January 2, 2015

CVWD tees off golf course turf rebate program

Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) is now offering financial incentives to golf courses to replace grass with desert-friendly landscaping...
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