LAKE ELSINORE, CA. —Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District (EVMWD) was recently recognized at the state level by the California Water Environment Association (CWEA) and regionally by the California Water Environment Association/Santa Ana River Basin Section (CWEA SARBS) for outstanding achievements in promoting water quality awareness among its customers.
EVMWD was honored with the Gold Award for the Project of the Year in recognition of its Water Quality Report Outreach Program, at the regional level, by CWEA SARBS. The recognition was the highest honor in the category. EVMWD’s Water Quality Report Outreach Program is a multi-pronged approach that utilizes a variety of communication methods to disseminate information and educate the community about water quality.
In addition, the Water Quality Outreach Program earned CWEA’s statewide recognition of second place for the Community Engagement and Outreach: Project of the Year award. EVMWD’s award was acknowledged during the 2023 CWEA’s Annual Conference.
“We are honored to receive these prestigious recognitions, “said EVMWD General Manager, Greg Thomas. “District staff recognize that transparent, dedicated communication is a key element of public service. We are committed to ensuring our customers are informed and confident in their drinking water supply and quality.”
This is the first year that EVMWD receives recognition from CWEA and CWEA SARBS. CWEA empowers more than 10000 professionals that work within water/wastewater industries by providing trainings and certifications to help them protect California’s most critical resource: water.
EVMWD provides service to more than 159,000 water and wastewater customers in a 97-square-mile area in Western Riverside County. The District is a sub-agency of the Western Municipal Water District and a member agency of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California. Visit the EVMWD website at www.evmwd.com for additional information.