November 15 – ECI Tool Belt Training
Please join us for Tool Belt Training presented by CWEA P3S Committee. Click here for more information!
December 13 – One Water Climate Risk Assessment for Wastewater and Stormwater Infrastructure
Join us for our monthly dinner meeting and presentation! Click here for more information!
October 31 and November 1 – Water/Wastewater Automation Workshop
Join us for the water/wastewater automation workshop! Click here for more information on registration!
October 25 – Reyes Coca-Cola Bottling Facility Tour and Dinner
Join us this month for a tour and dinner meeting! Click here for more information!
Apply by November 31st for computer based testing – January 1 to March 31. Applications available at www.cwea.org/cert or call 510-382- 7800 #119 to have one mailed to you. To learn more about the computer based testing system visit www.cwea.org/cbt.
Residents in environmentally sensitive areas of Malibu will have until 2019 to hook-up to a wastewater treatment system. The Civic Center area has until 2015 to comply. The LA Times notes the long running argument over septic systems versus sewer system dates back Continue reading
There was a water main break Monday morning in an 8″ pipeline connection to a larger 54″ line sending a tall geyser rising into the air. Some reporters quickly dubbed it “Old Faithful of the Valley.” The LADWP quickly closed Continue reading
Guest Speaker: Jon Schladweiler Historian of the Arizona Water Association Join LABS dinner and learn about the history of sewer conveyance systems! Jon Schladweiler is a valuable source of information about the evolutionary development of sewers over the past 5,500 Continue reading
The California State Water Resources Control Board released a list of projects receiving stimulus funds. The stimulus funding is almost all gone and projects have been selected – now it’s time to kick construction into high-gear and get to work! Continue reading
Such as skipping the hamburger for lunch…
A Long Beach wastewater recycling project will receive Federal funding as part of legislation the Senate passed last week. The 2010 fiscal year Energy and Water Appropriations Conference Report includes $634,000 for the project. “We will also be able to Continue reading
Dr. Kharaghani is head of the City of Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation Watershed Protection Division and oversees stormwater projects, flood control and regulatory compliance. The American Society of Civil Engineers, Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch honored Dr. Kharaghani at their Oct. 8th Continue reading
We’re honored to have the fine folks at Rain for Rent sign-up as a LABS sponsor this month! The Los Angeles Basin contact is: Anthony Gaddie Branch Manager Rain for Rent 1301 E Spring St Long Beach, CA 90806 Tel: 562-595-7760 Continue reading
[nggallery id=4] By Wendy Wert LABS Director Chair, CWEA Training Coordination On October 15, 2009 the Los Angeles Basin Section (LABS) of California Water Environment Association (CWEA) hosted its annual Industrial Tour. This year’s event included a tour of the Continue reading