HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

A recognition of a Yucca Valley resident, committee assignments, and change orders for the Yucca Valley sewer project are on the agenda for tonight’s meeting of the Hi-Desert Water District board of directors. Managing editor Tami Roleff fills in the details… At tonight’s meeting of the Hi-Desert Water District board

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HI-DESERT WATER APPROVES PIONEERTOWN WATER PROJECT

The Hi-Desert Water District board of directors was enthusiastic about approving an agreement with the county to provide Pioneertown with clean water. Managing editor Tami Roleff has more…

Residents in Pioneertown have had high levels of arsenic in their water supply for years, a situation that has inhibited new construction

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PIONEERTOWN WATER ON TONIGHT’S HI-DESERT WATER BOARD AGENDA

The Hi-Desert Water District board of directors is one of the few government agencies meeting this week. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the board will discuss the district’s five-year capital improvement plan, a change order for the sewer project, and the Pioneertown water project…

Among the items on the agenda

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HI-DESERT WATER LOOKS AT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR LOW INCOME RESIDENTS

The Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors elected new officers at its meeting last night. Sarann Graham takes over from Bob Stadum as president of the board. Dan Munsey was nominated as vice president; although he asked someone else to take over the responsibilities of vice president, he was voted

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HI-DESERT WATER BOARD MEETS, SEWER COST WORKSHOP AND NEW OFFICERS

Approval of contracts for the Yucca Valley sewer project, a workshop to help low-income residents pay for the sewer, and an election of officers are some of the items on tonight’s agenda for the Hi-Desert Water District board of directors. Managing editor Tami Roleff fills in the details…

Among the

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BLOOD DRIVE AT HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT OFFICE TOMORROW

LifeStream will conduct a community blood drive on Thursday, November 30, at Hi-Desert Water District, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Due to a nationwide blood shortage, all blood types and all types of blood donations are needed. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, Desert Blood Services now offers donors

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HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

The Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors meets tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff fills us in on what’s on tonight’s agenda… Among the items on tonight’s agenda of the Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors, the board will be asked to approve contracts for communication and outreach services and with

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HI-DESERT WATER TAKES STEP TO HELP WITH SEWER HOOK-UPS

The Hi-Desert Water District took a step at a special meeting last night to help Yucca Valley residents obtain low-interest loans to connect to the future sewer system. Managing editor Tami Roleff has the details…

Once the Yucca Valley sewer treatment plant is completed, residents will need to connect their

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HI-DESERT WATER CAREER DAY SATURDAY

Looking for a good job in a stable industry? The Hi-Desert Water District will hold a career day workshop for those interested in jobs working in the water industry. Water district employees and representatives from various water organizations will discuss careers in the water industry, how applicants and students can

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HI-DESERT WATER SPECIAL MEETING TONIGHT

The Hi-Desert Water District board of directors will hold a special meeting tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff explains what’s on the agenda… On the agenda for tonight’s special meeting of the Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors, the board will be asked to approve an application for a $45.2 million

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HI-DESERT WATER HEARS ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE, DELTA TUNNELS TONIGHT

The Hi-Desert Water District board of directors will learn about legislation to combat and mitigate climate change, and a project to improve the aging water supply infrastructure at its meeting tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff fills in the details of tonight’s meeting…

The Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors will

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL APPROVES SHORT-TERM RENTAL CODE

Last night in Yucca Valley the Town Council amended their development code, adding an entirely new chapter. And with that action, a comprehensive set of requirements governing most every aspect of short-term vacation rentals in the town limits will go into effect in 30 days. Reporter Mike Lipsitz was there…

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL TAKES UP SHORT-TERM VACATION RENTALS TONIGHT

At the last Yucca Valley Town Council meeting, the council voted to sell an easement to the Hi-Desert Water District for $28,000. Managing editor Tami Roleff says at tonight’s meeting, the council will reconsider the issue, among other items…

At tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council, the council

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HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT TO LOOK INTO BUYING WATER FROM OLD WOMAN SPRINGS RANCH

The Hi-Desert Water District, which currently buys its water from Mojave Water Agency, is always looking for new sources of water. Managing editor Tami Roleff says last night, the board agreed to look into buying some water from a new source… The Hi-Desert Water District said it was approached by

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REGISTER BY TODAY FOR A YUCCA VALLEY SEWER TOUR

The Colorado River Basin Regional Water Quality Control Board will hold its quarterly meeting at the Hi-Desert Water District’s office in Yucca Valley Thursday, September 21. The board will receive an update on the status of the sewer project. The water district will also provide a free tour of its

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HI-DESERT WATER CONSIDERS OLD WOMAN SPRING RANCH AS A WATER SOURCE

The Hi-Desert Water District board of directors meets in regular session tonight. A potential new water supply source is just one items on tonight’s agenda. Managing editor Tami Roleff explains… Among the items on tonight’s agenda of the Hi-Desert Water District board of directors, the board will be given a

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HI-DESERT WATER LOOKS AT LOW-INTEREST LOANS TO HELP WITH SEWER COSTS

The Hi-Desert Water District board of directors gave direction to staff at its meeting last night to begin an analysis to determine the extent of the need for low-interest loans to help customers pay the sewer assessments. Managing editor Tami Roleff was at the meeting and files this report… The

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HI-DESERT WATER LOOKS AT SEWER COST RELIEF FOR LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS

Yucca Valley residents face a number of costs to hook up to the upcoming sewer: annual assessments, maintenance fees, and the cost to build a connecting pipe from their homes to the sewer collection pipes. Managing editor Tami Roleff says tonight the Hi-Desert Water District’s board of directors will discuss

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HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT DISCUSSES LOW-INTEREST LOAN CUSTOMER SEWER HOOK-UPS

The Hi-Desert Water District had a preliminary discussion at its regular meeting last night about how the district would secure a low-interest loan from the State Revolving Fund, that would go to Yucca Valley residents to help them connect to the sewer system. The loan will go directly to the

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HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

At tonight’s meeting of the Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors, the board will hold a workshop to discuss loan requirements for a low-interest loan from the State Revolving Fund for customers to use to connect their homes and businesses to the new sewer project. Other items on the agenda

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