Tag: Big Bear City Municipal Water District

Big Bear Lake is Rising and Setting Records

 Big Bear, CA, January 10th, 2016 – After reaching our lowest lake level of the season of 14’-7” on January 4, 2016, This past storm brought in a total of 849 acre feet in the lake which raised the level by 3”.  That equates to 276,647,499 gallons of water added to the Lake. It is too early to estimate what it really means but it already means we are better off than we were the entire winter season last year.  Big Bear Lake level now is 14’-3” down from full and rising. Also this weekend, Big Bear and over 150 other venues across...

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Don’t Risk Your Life, Stay Off Lake Ice!

Big Bear, CA, January 9th, 2016 – Winter temperatures in Big Bear Valley can vary greatly, but never get cold enough to create a safe, solid frozen surface on Big Bear Lake. Being on the lake ice is a violation of San Bernardino County Codes and Ordinances of the Municipal Water District, with maximum fines of up to $500. More importantly, hypothermia and drowning are substantial risks of walking or playing on lake ice! Hypothermia occurs when the body begins to lose heat faster than it can produce it. Symptoms include uncontrollable shivering, slow or slurred speech, incoherence, fumbling...

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Re-Broadcast Of MWD & Airport District Forums On K-BEAR

Big Bear City, CA, November 4, 2012, 7am – The Lighthouse Project and the Chamber of Commerce hosted a series of candidate forums for this November’s local elections. If you were unable to attend the forum featuring the Big Bear Lake Municipal Water District and the forum featuring the Big Bear City Airport District, you can listen to a re-broadcast of the candidate forums on K-Bear tonight. Hear the MWD candidates talk about their positions on local issues immediately following the news at 5pm, and listen to the Big Bear City Airport District candidates discuss the issues tonight after the news at 6pm on K-BEAR...

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