BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER MEETING SHORT AND SWEET

Last night’s meeting of the water board in Landers, the last for 2017, was short and sweet. Reporter Mike Lipsitz fills us in…

At last night’s special board meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency, directors approved a resolution establishing that every individual working for the governing board, as a

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BIGHORN-DESERT VIEW WATER BOARD IN SPECIAL MEETING TONIGHT

The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency meets in special session tonight in Landers. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us what is on tonight’s rather light agenda…

Directors will consider a resolution that will establish themselves and volunteers to be employees of the agency for the purpose of providing them Workers’ Compensation Coverage

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER GETS A BIG GIFT FROM THE STATE

The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency has big plans. You would too, if you awoke to find a half million dollars had been deposited to your bank account. Reporter Mike Lipsitz picks up the story from here… Last month the California State Water Resources Control Board awarded $500,000 in grant funding

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY GETS A NEW TRUCK

The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency bought itself a new pick-up truck. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has the details… At last night’s regular board meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency, directors received and filed the agency’s financial audit for fiscal year ending June 2017. A representative from the agency’s independent audit

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY MEETS WITH BUSY AGENDA

Pickup trucks, road maintenance, grants and finances—those are the topics of concern at tonight’s meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details… The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency’s regular fourth Tuesday board meeting happens at 6 p.m. tonight. On the agenda, the board will consider replacement of

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER CONSIDERS A NEW HIRE TONIGHT

Consideration of a new hire is on the agenda at tonight’s special meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency. Reporter Mike Lipsitz joins us again, with has details… The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors convenes in special session at 6 p.m. tonight. Tonight’s meeting is in place of

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BIGHORN-DESERT VIEW WATER CONSIDERS TAX LIENS ON DELINQUENT ACCOUNTS

A public hearing on delinquent accounts and a countywide water service review from LAFCO are on the agenda at the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency board meeting tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more… The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight. On

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AN UPDATE ON STATE LEGISLATION THAT AFFECTS CADIZ WATER-PUMPING PROJECT

Earlier this month we brought you news of proposed legislation that aims to safeguard desert groundwater so that water transfers don’t negatively impact cultural and natural resources. In this follow up, reporter Mike Lipsitz brings to the surface some controversies associated with Assembly Bill 1000, the California Desert Protection Act…

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER TAKES UP STANDBY AND AVAILABILITY FEES TONIGHT

Standby and availability fees, and a ratepayer variance are among the items up for discussion at the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency meeting tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more… The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight. On the action agenda, the

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY: BUDGETS AND TAXES

Budgets and taxes are the focus of tonight’s meeting of the Bighorn Desert View Water Agency. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more… The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight. On the action agenda, the board is expected to fix and

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATERBOARD: BOARD CHANGES AND COMPENSATION

Board changes and a look at compensation are just some of the items up for discussion at the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency’s meeting tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more… The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight. On the action agenda,

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UNEXPECTED CHANGES TO THE BIGHORN WATER BOARD LAST NIGHT

Last night in Landers, the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency’s regular meeting began with some unexpected board changes. Reporter Mike Lipsitz was there… Moments before the last night’s meeting of the Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors was called to order, Vice President Mike McBride announced that President Larry Coulombe

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER BOARD MEETS, WILL REVIEW DIRECTORS HANDBOOK

Earlier this month, the Bighorn Desert View Water Agency was awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in financial reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more about what’s going on at the Agency’s board meeting this evening… The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board of

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BIGHORN DESERT-VIEW WATER ASSESSES BUILDING ON LAND WITH HAULED WATER

A busy evening awaits directors at the Bighorn Desert View Water Agency. Tonight’s 6 p.m. regular meeting will be preceded by a 5 p.m. special closed session meeting. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details… Water agency directors meet at 5 p.m. for a closed session general manager evaluation then at 6

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THE PRICE OF GETTING WATER SERVICE IN LANDERS JUST WENT UP

Property owners in Landers and Flamingo Heights seeking to establish first time water service for a property—that is, service at a property that has never had water service in the past—can expect to pay almost $6,500 for the privilege. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more… Last night in Landers, the Bighorn

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER LOOKS AT RAISING SERVICE FEES TONIGHT

Residents of Landers and Flamingo Heights could be looking at some higher fees for various services from the water agency there. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says that is just one of the items on tonight’s busy water board agenda… The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER BOARD LOOKS AT RULES AND REGULATIONS

The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency, the water supplier for the Landers area, will hold a board meeting tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says an audit and agency rules and regulations will be examined … The Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight.

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency board meets tonight in regular session. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says the board will consider a bill adjustment and hold a workshop on regulation changes… The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight. Under action

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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER AGENCY BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency will hold their monthly meeting tonight. Reporter Mike Lipsitz checks the Landers area water supplier’s Board agenda… The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency Board of Directors holds the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. tonight. Directors are expected to update and establish reserve account

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THE PRICE OF WATER IN LANDERS IS GOING UP

The cost of water in the Landers area is going up, but not by much. Reporter Mike Lipsitz was at last night’s meeting of the Bighorn Desert View Water Agency board and files this report… At last night’s meeting of the Bighorn Desert View Water Agency, the board approved a

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