Friant Water Authority December 14, 2018

The Friant Water Authority met at the World Ag Expo facility in Tulare on Friday, December 14, 2018. The Christmas spirit was a live and well. Chairman Kent Stephens called the meeting at 9:03am, instead of the traditional 9:00am sharp. I think it was because of the...

Consolidated ID & Central Kings GSA Dec 12, 2018

The Consolidated Irrigation District’s board of directors met at its Selma headquarters on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. We had a lot of fun just before the meeting started. The video projector in the boardroom projected everything upside down. General Manager Phil...

Kern Water Bank December 10, 2018

The Kern Water Bank Authority held its Monday, December 10, 2018 meeting at its opulent Bakersfield headquarters. I like a board room with a stuffed coyote and free soda pop. Very much to my surprise Chairman Bill Phillimore called to the meeting to order at 3:03 pm,...

Exchange Contractors December 7, 2018

The Exchange Contractors board of directors met at its headquarters in Los Banos on Friday, December 7, 2018. You couldn’t see 40 feet at my house when I left at 6:30am but at Ex Con it was sunny and bright. Also, Ex Con now starts at 8:30am which means I would have...

San Luis Delta Mendota Water Agency December 6, 2018

The San Luis Delta Mendota Water Authority held its Thursday, December 6, 2018 board of directors meeting at its Los Banos headquarters in the old Miller & Lux Building. If all you know of Los Banos is the slough through town down Pacheco Boulevard when trying to...

SGMA Survival Strategy Roundtable October 31st 2-4pm

SGMA Survival Strategies A Roundtable Discussion For release: contact – Don A. Wright 559/355-2389 or don@waterwrights.net What: SGMA Survival Strategies Roundtable discussion, a free event When: Wednesday, October 31st from 2pm-4pm Where: CSU Fresno’s Center for...

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Exchange Contractors October 5, 2018

The Exchange Contractors board of directors met at its headquarters in Los Banos on Friday October 5, 2018. Ex Con Chairman James O’Banion called the meeting to order at 8:00 am. I’ve been attending the Exchange Contractors meetings for many years. I’m sure Chris...

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McMullin Area GSA October 3, 2018

The McMullin Area GSA met on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at the Kerman Community Center in Kerman. One of the undesirable conditions under the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act involves rivers connected to aquifers going dry. It’s bad in the eyes of SGMA for a...

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North Kings GSA Board September 27, 2018

The North Kings GSA board met on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at Fresno Irrigation District’s headquarters in Fresno. Chairman Jerry Prieto called the meeting at 6:00 pm and we joined together to salute the greatest flag in the history of mankind. There were no public...

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Westlands Water District September 18, 2018

The Westlands Water District held its board of directors meeting on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at its Fresno headquarters. Chairman Don Peracchi called the meeting to order a little after 1:00 pm. There were no additions or corrections to the agenda that I heard. The...

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