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EMWD Poster Contest Voting Now Open

Recycle your water poster with illustration of upside down umbrella collecting rain.

Perris, CA (March 22, 2018) — Each year, Eastern Municipal Water District’s Education Program sponsors a poster contest for grade school students within its service area and the winners are submitted for consideration in The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s (MWD) annual Water Is Life calendar.

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EMWD Director Ron Sullivan Recognized for Desalination Leadership

Ron Sullivan receives award for desalination program.

Perris, CA (March 1, 2018) — Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) Board Member Ron Sullivan was recently recognized by the Multi-State Salinity Coalition with the “Salt of the Earth” award for his ongoing leadership in water desalination.
Sullivan represents the Menifee and Perris areas, where EMWD owns and operates two groundwater desalination facilities that help export more than 25,000 tons of salt annually from EMWD’s service area.

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EMWD Recognized for Transparency Efforts

CSDA logo.

Perris, CA (February 21, 2018) — Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) has been recognized by the California Special District Association (CSDA) with its Transparency Certificate of Excellence in recognition of EMWD’s ongoing commitment to open government.

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EMWD Expands Water Bottle Fill Station Program in Area Schools

Water bottle fill station. Quality. Reliability. Value.

Perris, CA (January 23, 2018)—As part of its ongoing partnership with local schools to provide safe drinking water while promoting healthy lifestyles and environmental sustainability, Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) has successfully installed water bottle fill stations in all Hemet and Menifee schools within EMWD’s service area.

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EMWD Holiday Reminder to be SewerSmart and Don’t be a Pain in the Drain

Don't be a pain on the drain or rush to flush. Be sewer smart.

Perris, CA (December 19, 2017) — This holiday season, Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) reminds its customers to avoid discarding fats, oils, and grease (FOG) down the drain. You can be SewerSmart by disposing of food waste properly into your trash. Together, we can avoid blockages that cause costly overflows and backups in our system.

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EMWD Begins Construction on Quail Valley Sewer Project

EMWD Vice President Ron Sullivan receives award.

Perris, CA (November 2, 2017) — Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) and its community partners on Thursday celebrated the groundbreaking of the Quail Valley Sewer Project, which will bring environmentally safe wastewater infrastructure to more than 200 properties in the rural enclave of Menifee.

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EMWD Honored for Metering Program

Sensus Reach 17 logo.

Perris, CA — Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) was honored in late October week with the 2017 Sensus Reach Customer Service Award for its smart-metering technology which is benefitting thousands of customers throughout its service area.

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EMWD Statement on City of Perris Water Systems Sale: November Ballot Measure H

Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) would like to remind its Perris-based customers that the proposed sale of the City of Perris’ two water service systems will have no impact on water rates or service to customers served by EMWD.

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EMWD Expedites Meter Upgrade Program

Technician installing a Smart Meter.

Perris, CA (August 15, 2017) — As part of its ongoing commitment to expand customer service options and better assist customers in monitoring their water use, Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) began expediting its meter upgrade program this month.

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EMWD Sewer Improvements Prompt Detours in Moreno Valley

Perris, CA (August 3, 2017) — Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) will be performing pipeline work in Moreno Valley beginning the week of August 7, 2017, which will require the complete closure of Indian Street between Atwood Avenue and Cottonwood Avenue. The closures are associated with EMWD’s Moreno Valley Sewer Improvement project.

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EMWD Director Randy Record Featured on Water Zone

Director Randy Record

Randy Record is the Chairman of Metropolitan Water District and a member of EMWD’s Board of Directors.

In an interview with Water Zone on 102.3 KCAA, Chairman Record discussed his water background, issues facing water in California and the importance of the California Water Fix.

 

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EMWD Releases Annual Water Quality Report

Your 2016 water quality consumer confidence report.

Perris, CA (June 27, 2017) — Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) has released its 2016 Consumer Confidence Report, which provides customers information about water quality and sources of their drinking water supplies.

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