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Official: “Deliveries to Millions of Californians will be Far Below Normal This Year”

LONG BEACH, CA - Today, the Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners have renewed their call for immediate, extraordinary conservation measures after the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) announced that despite a normal snow pack, the water supply outlook for southern California remains poor.

Desalination Intake System Preparing for National Research Activity

Construction of natural, biological seawater filtration demonstration system is a significant milestone for future of ocean desalination

Long Beach Water Commission Urges Increased, Regional Action on Water Conservation

LONG BEACH, CA - The Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners have again renewed their call for a more aggressive, regional effort to conserve water. As the summer heat approaches, demand for water throughout southern California is going to increase.

Long Beach Water Applauds the MWD's Regional Call for Immediate Cut in Outdoor Water Use

LONG BEACH, CA - The Long Beach Water Department is applauding today's announcement by the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California of a public relations campaign to curtail outdoor water use in southern California.

Bad News for State's Water Supply Future

Dry March/April leaves snowpack well below normal for the year; State snowpack announcement expected tomorrow

Gov. Schwarzenegger Issues Statement on Department of Water Resources’ Final Snow Survey; Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners Call for Increased Action

SACRAMENTO, CA - “Today’s snow survey findings further underscore the need for action now. I have proposed a comprehensive approach to address our statewide water crisis that includes water conservation, more surface and groundwater storage and new investments in our aging water infrastructure.