March 4, 2021
SAWPA has teamed up with the Local Government Commission to create an on-line version of the popular Santa Ana River Watershed Ambassador Program. Just follow these simple instructions to become certified: Watch the Recordings Complete the Activity Complete the Evaulation Email Ambassadors@sawpa.org Receive your certificate Complete all three workshops and become a Watershed Ambassador: Workshop 1: Getting to Know Your Watershed Workshop 2: Collaborating in the Face of Uncertainty Workshop 3: Communicating the Value of Water Click here to be directed to the Santa Ana River Watershed Ambassador Program for Local Policymakers webpage, where you can start working to become a Santa Ana River Watershed Ambassador today!
February 8, 2021
January 4, 2021
Interest in the Santa Ana River Watershed Weather Modification for Water Supply Feasibility (Cloud Seeding) Study continues to grow. Here is a Youtube link https://youtu.be/y6duR7TdfUw to a presentation about the weather modification process by Garratt Cammans of North American Weather Consultants that was shared with the SAWPA Commission on December 1, 2020. Santa Ana River Watershed Weather Modification and Feasibility Study Final Report
September 9, 2019
THE SANTA ANA WATERSHED PROJECT AUTHORITY (SAWPA) INVITES CONSULTANTS TO SUBMIT THEIR PROPOSALS FOR: CLOUD-BASED VOICE OVER IP PHONE SYSTEM You are invited to submit your proposal for the services to complete the above project. Proposals are due at SAWPA, 11615 Sterling Avenue, Riverside, CA 92503 by 12:00 noon PST on Thursday, September 19, 2019 Copies of the RFP and the detailed information regarding the submission of the proposal are available at the SAWPA office and may be obtained upon request. This RFP is available at the SAWPA website (www.sawpa.org) in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. You may email Dean Unger at firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain a copy and for further information. A copy is available here Questions and Answers posted 3:00 PM 09/09/2019
July 11, 2019
The Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority has been selected to receive a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award at the 2019 Esri User Conference. This award was given to user sites around the world to recognize outstanding work with GIS technology. SAWPA stood out from more than 100,000 others. For more information visit Esri site SAG AWARDS.
March 27, 2019
The One Water One Watershed Program Steering Committee on January 24, 2019 recommended the OWOW Plan Update 2018 for adoption by the SAWPA Commission. The Plan was subsequently approved by the SAWPA Commission on February 19, 2019. Continue Reading One Water One Watershed Plan Update 2018
November 20, 2018
New tools and assistance are available from SAWPA to help water agencies in the Santa Ana River Watershed implement water use efficiency programs and conservation-based rate structures. The tools focus on demand management, customer engagement and compliance with new water use efficiency legislation signed by the Governor in May 2018, which will affect your agency.
November 20, 2018
INVITATION TO BID SPECIFICATIONS PLANS ADDENDUM NO. 1 AND ATTACHMENTS Note: To be considered a prospective bidder, you must provide your contact information to SAWPA at 951-354-4246 or email email@example.com so that you are added to the “Plan Holder List”. Being on this list will ensure you receive any Addenda that may be transmitted throughout the bidding process. Thank you. Sealed Bids for construction of the Santa Ana Sucker Habitat Protection and Beneficial Use Enhancement Project, addressed to Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority (OWNER), will be received at the office of the General Manager, 11615 Sterling Avenue, Riverside, CA 92503, until 1:30 p.m. local time, on the 21st day of June 2018, and then will be publicly opened and read. Any Bids received after this specified time and date will not be considered. The WORK includes the construction of a native fish habitat structure in the active low-flow channel of the Santa Ana River. The structure will be constructed of boulders, rocks, cobbles, pebbles and other materials as specified. The structure will occupy a footprint of approximately 650 square feet. The WORK includes the construction of access to the habitat structure area. The WORK is located in the active and flowing low-flow channel of the Santa Ana River upstream of the Van Buren/Santa Ana River Crossing. The habitat structure will be located within Riverside County Regional Park and Open-Space District and the Riverside County Transportation District’s right-of-way. The WORK shall be completed in all respects within 30 successive calendar days from the effective date identified in the Notice to Proceed. All work is subject to CA Prevailing Wages and Davis Bacon Act requirements. Bidding Documents may be examined, by appointment, in OWNER’s office, Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority, 11615 Sterling Avenue, Riverside, CA 92503. For information concerning the proposed Work,… Continue Reading Notice Inviting Bids for Construction of the Santa Ana Sucker Habitat Protection and Beneficial Use Enhancement Project