The media is invited to cover the announcement of a $59 million Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act loan to the Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD).
The loan will help fund two stormwater channel improvement projects that will direct stormwater runoff, better manage stormwater in the event of a 100-year storm and remove flood insurance requirements for some residents.
When: 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 2020
Where: Steve Robbins Administration Building, 75515 Hovley Lane East, Palm Desert
Who: Confirmed speakers include CVWD Board President John Powell Jr. and EPA Pacific Southwest Water Division Director Tomás Torres.
Interview and photo opportunities: Speakers will be available for interviews at the end of the event.
For questions: Please contact Katie Evans, CVWD, Director of Communications and Conservation at 760.625.8925 or firstname.lastname@example.org