BIGHORN-DESERT VIEW IN TESTY REORGANIZATION; RATE INCREASES REVEALED

A testy reorganization and a look at new rate increases. Reporter Mike Lipsitz reports on last night’s Bighorn Desert View Water Board meeting… At last night’s regular board meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency, directors reorganized, but only after a tense nominating period and vote. In the end, Larry

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BIGHORN-DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY TO DISCUSS RATE INCREASES TONIGHT

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board meets in regular session tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says a discussion on proposed rate increases is on the agenda… Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight. On tonight’s agenda is a mid-year budget review

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

The Bighorn Desert View water Agency will meet in regular session tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz takes a look at the Landers area water suppliers’ agenda… At tonight’s 6 p.m. special board meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency, directors will review elements of several projects identified in the Mojave Water

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BIGHORN WATER AGENCY MEETING CANCELLED

The regular fourth Tuesday meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency will not take place tonight due to Thanksgiving holiday conflicts. Regular business will, instead, be taken up at a special meeting on Tuesday, December 8th.

ELECTION RESULTS FOR BIGHORN WATER AND MORONGO VALLEY CSD BOARDS

With all precincts reporting, fewer than 1,000 voters in Flamingo Heights, Landers and Morongo Valley went to the polls for yesterday’s elections. Their votes will be added to provisional and mail-in ballots for final, certified results. As it stands for the two open board seats at the Bighorn Desert View

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER AUDIT REVEALS UNFUNDED PENSION LIABILITY

A Bighorn Desert View Water Agency audit revealed a large unfunded pension liability last night. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says the board of directors also learned that flooding in Palmdale is affecting their water recharge… At last night’s regular board meeting, a review of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency’s financial audit

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER BOARD GETS FINANCIAL AUDIT TONIGHT

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board meets in regular session tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz checks the Landers area water providers agenda… At tonight’s 6 p.m. board meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency directors will receive the financial audit for fiscal 2014-15, as well as consider a handful of

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TWO OUT OF THREE CANDIDATES SHOW FOR BIGHORN FORUM

It was two out of three for a scheduled Bighorn Desert View Water Agency candidates forum last night. Reporter Mike Lipsitz was there, and files this report… In the race for two open seats on the Bighorn Desert View Water Agency board of directors, the two incumbent candidates answered questions

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY CANDIDATE FORUM TONIGHT

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency will hold a candidates’ forum as part of their board meeting tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you who will be there… Voters in Landers and Flamingo Heights can hear from the three candidates running for two open board seats at the Bighorn-Desert View Water

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BIGHORN WATER AGENCY MEETING CANCELED

Tonight’s regular forth Tuesday meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors has been canceled. The next regular board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 27.

STATE APPROVES BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER PLAN

At last night’s meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency, directors learned that after nearly a year in the making, the agency has received state approval for its comprehensive Hazard Mitigation Plan. The move opens the door for the agency to seek grant funds so that it can begin to

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY MEETS TONIGHT

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board meets in regular session tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz takes a look at the agenda… At tonight’s 6 p.m. Board meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency only a schedule change and the consent calendar are up for vote, but directors will receive updates

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CANDIDATE FILING EXTENDED FOR MORONGO VALLEY CSD

Last Friday was the deadline for candidates to file for the November 3rd Consolidated Election; however, that deadline must be extended when an incumbent does not file and that’s exactly the case for one local special district office. Assignment reporter, Mike Lipsitz, has details… In Morongo Valley, long-time Community Services

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TOMORROW IS THE CANDIDATE FILING DEADLINE LOCAL RACES

The deadline to file as a candidate for some local offices is tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us what is open and how to file… Friday, August 7 is the deadline for candidate filing for the November Consolidated Election. Several local board seats are open including two seats on the

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BIGHORN DESERT WATER SETS RULES, LIENS, GETS A MILLION DOLLARS

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board met in regular session last night. Reporter Mike Lipsitz was there as the board adopted rules, placed tax liens, and counted their Goat Mountain money… Last night in Landers, the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors responded to a state mandate and

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BIGHORN-DESERT VIEW WATER CONSIDERS TAX LIENS ON PAST DUE BILLS

The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board meets in regular session tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says they will be last in adopting emergency water rules and will consider placing tax liens on overdue water bills… The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors meets at 6 p.m. tonight. At the top

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CANDIDATE FILINGS NOW OPEN FOR NOVEMBER ELECTION

Some area elected boards will be decided this November. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says the time to file to be a candidate is now thought August 7…

Candidate filing is underway for the November 3, 2015, consolidated election and several local board seats are open. Two seats are open on the

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LOCAL RAIN MEANS 48 HOURS OF NO WATERING

Yucca Valley, Joshua Tree, and Twentynine Palms, as well as other parts of the Morongo Basin, received measureable rainfall Wednesday. For customers who get their water from a water district instead of from a well or who haul their water, that means outdoor landscapes can’t be watered during or within

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BIGHORN-DESERT VIEW WATER MET, GRANTS GET ATTENTION

The Bighorn-Desert View Water board saw a lot of attention paid to their grant applications at last night’s meeting. Reporter Mike Lipsitz was there and explains…

Last night’s meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors in Landers looked to be fairly routine with most of the evening’s

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BIGHORN-DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY MEETS TONIGHT

With the upcoming turnover of water service from county control to the Bighorn-Desert View Water agency planned for July 1, tonight’s meeting of the Bighorn board of directors is sure to be of interest to Landers residents. Reporter Mike Lipsitz goes over the agenda of tonight’s meeting…

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