HI-DESERT AND JOSHUA BASIN WATER BOARDS MEET TONIGHT

The Hi-Desert Water District Board meets in regular session tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says the Board will look at reimbursing themselves for their medical expenses…. The Board of Directors of the Hi-Desert Water District will meet at 6:00 tonight. Among the items on the agenda, the directors will hear

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CANDIDATE FILING PERIOD OPENS MONDAY

The candidacy filing window for the November elections is about to open. Reporter Dan Stork tells office hopefuls that they can do it online…

The period for filing to be a candidate for public office in the November 14 election opens July 14 and closes August 8. If no incumbent

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

The Joshua Basin Water District Board of Directors will hold a routine meeting tonight. The Board will hear a history of Well 11; adopt a policy on replacing and purchasing vehicles; recognize Z107.7 for 25 years of community service; and hear a report on board meeting requirements. The meeting starts

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT BOARD MEETS TONIGHT, PUBLIC HEARING ON AVAILABILITY CHARGES

The Joshua Basin Water District Board meets tonight. Reporter Taylor Thacker says among items if interest on the agenda is a public hearing… The Joshua Basin Water District will have their regular meeting on Wednesday, June 18, starting at 7:00 p.m. During this meeting, the Board will have a public

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NEW CHROMIUM-6 STANDARDS MAY COST JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT AND TWENTYNINE PALMS WATER DISTRICT BIG MONEY

Chromium-6 is a cancer-causing chemical made famous in the movie “Erin Brockovich.” Chromium-6 is a pollutant from chemical factories, but in the Morongo Basin, it occurs naturally, dissolving from rocks into the groundwater. Federal standards for total chromium, which includes chromium-6 and non-cancer-causing chromium-3, are 100 parts per billion. California

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT AND THEIR CITIZENS COMMITTEE IN SPECIAL MEETING TONIGHT

The Joshua Basin Water District Board and the Citizens Committee meet together tonight. Reporter Taylor Thacker tells us why…

The Joshua Basin Water District will have a special joint meeting of the Board of Directors and the Citizens Advisory Committee on Wednesday, June 4, starting at 7:00 p.m. At this

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT BOARD TO GET UPDATE ON HOSPITAL SEWER PROJECT

The Joshua Basin Water District Board meets tonight. Reporter Taylor Thacker says the Board will hear a series of reports…

The Joshua Basin Water District will hold their regular meeting on Wednesday, May 21, starting at 7:00 p.m. At this meeting, the board will review many committee reports such as

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER SPECIAL FINANCE MEETING TODAY

The Joshua Basin Water District Board will hold a special meeting this afternoon. Reporter Taylor Thacker checks the agenda… The Joshua Basin Water District will hold a special meeting on Monday, May 19, starting at 3:00 p.m., to discuss finances. At this meeting, the Board will review the financial report

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HOW WATER IN YUCCA VALLEY AFFECTS GROUNDWATER RECHARGE

US Geological Survey scientists, who educated a large group in Joshua Tree about aquifers last Friday afternoon, touched upon how a water treatment plant in Yucca Valley might affect groundwater in Joshua Basin. Reporter Dan Stork says it sounds like good news for Joshua Tree…

During the lively Q&A that

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT MEETING CANCELLED

Tonight’s regular meeting of the Joshua Basin Water District Board of Directors has been canceled. The next regular meeting is scheduled for April 30.

JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT LOOKS AT 5-YEAR PROJECT WITH JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

The Joshua Basin Water District Board meets tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says the board will look at a unique program with Joshua Tree National Park….

At tonight’s regular 7 p.m. board meeting of the Joshua Basin Water District directors will consider approval of a five-year pilot program between the District

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT MEETS TONIGHT

The Joshua Basin Water District will meet tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz said the District will question a proposed solar project…

At tonight’s regular board meeting of the Joshua Basin Water District directors will consider a letter to the County’s Land Use Services department to register a “Standing Objection” to the

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT TO CONSIDER RAISING WATER RATES AND CHARGES

The Joshua Basin Water District board will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. tonight in the District office on Chollita Road in Joshua Tree. Following the likely approval of items on the consent agenda, the board will convene a public hearing to consider increases in water rates and charges.

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