DWP Acquisition Off The Table

Big Bear, Ca, July 21, 2011, 10:30am - The acquisition of the City of Big Bear Lake Department of Water and Power by the Municipal Water District, which has been undergoing an evaluation process for the past three months was terminated at the MWD’s meeting on July 21st.  According to General Manager of the MWD, Scott Huele, the District Board … [Read more...]

MWD Moves Forward With DWP Aquisition & Makes Plans For Trout Pond

Big Bear, Ca, June 17, 2011, 1:00pm - The Municipal Water District Board of Directors decided on July 16th that it would move forward in acquiring the Department of Water and Power.  Board Members authorized council to begin drafting paperwork to file imminent domain on the DWP.  Both organizations, including the Big Bear Lake City Council are in … [Read more...]

DWP Board Members Stay The Same

Big Bear, Ca, June 17, 2011, 12:00pm - The City of Big Bear Lake City Council met on June 16th in a special meeting to discuss, and appoint board members to the Department of Water and Power Board of Directors.   Council members decided to keep current sitting board members in their place to keep continuity on the board while the DWP and the … [Read more...]

Update On The Acquistion Of The DWP By The MWD

Big Bear, Ca, April 26, 2011, 4:00pm - The Department of Water and Power, the Big Bear Municipal Water District and the City of Big Bear Lake City Council met on Monday April 25th to discuss the possible acquisition of the DWP by the MWD.   All three boards in attendance, along with staff members from the agencies, discussed the pro’s and cons … [Read more...]

MWD Meeting To Discuss Possible Aquisition of DWP

Big Bear, Ca, April 20, 2011, 3:00pm - The Big Bear Municipal Water District, or MWD, will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, April 21st at 1:00pm at the MWD offices located on Lakeview Drive.  Board members will consider approving a concession permit to Big Kahuna Hot Dogs at the East Ramp, and will consider authorizing staff to … [Read more...]

DWP Celebrates California Native Plant Week at Local Nurseries

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Big Bear, Ca, April 20, 2011, 12:00pm -  This Friday, April 22ndis Earth Day, and this week is the state’s first California Native Plant Week. To celebrate the Department of Water (DWP) will be giving away information and water conservation goodies at two local nurseries.  DWP staff will be at Hunters Nursery on Fox Farm Road Friday morning … [Read more...]

MWD & DWP To Possibly Merge

Big Bear, Ca, April 11, 2011, 5:00pm - According to the City of Big Bear Lake, “valley residents may soon reap the benefits of a combined water district.”  Today the Department of Water and Power (DWP) Board of Commissioners voted to engage in discussions with the Big Bear Municipal Water District (MWD) regarding the potential cost and … [Read more...]

DWP Seeking Applicants for Board Positions

Big Bear, Ca March 25, 2011 12:00 pm - Good management of the Valley’s water resources is essential.  Concerned citizens living in the area served by the City of Big Bear Lake’s Department of Water & Power can help ensure good management by becoming a member of the DWP’s Board of Commissioners.  The Board has 3 vacancies as of June 30, … [Read more...]

DWP Meets To Discuss Moon Camp Development

Big Bear, Ca, March 14, 2011, 3:00pm - The Department of Water and Power will meet tomorrow morning at 9AM for their regularly scheduled meeting.  Items on the agenda include a USDA Project update, a mitigated negative declaration for the Eastside Test Well Project, and the board will consider approval of the Memorandum of Understanding regarding … [Read more...]

Water and Power Meeting Tomorrow

Big Bear Lake, Ca February 14, 2011 1:00 pm - The next meeting of the City of Big Bear Lake, Department of Water and Power Board of Commissioners is set for tomorrow at 9:00 am.  Items to be discussed during the open session include a presentation from the executive firm Ralph Anderson & Associates to begin the process for selecting a new … [Read more...]