American Flag at Water Reclamation Facility in Moorpark

DISTRICT 19 PROPOSED WATER RATE ADJUSTMENTS

Frequently Asked Questions  Ventura County Waterworks District (District) No. 19 (Somis) Proposed Water Rate Adjustments  The District was formed on November 4, 1980 when it assumed responsibility for the Rancho Las Posas Mutual Water Company. The District provides water to the community of Somis. Water is imported from the State Water Project, delivered through the…

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Reimagine Your Commute: Rideshare Week in Ventura County

Eco-Tip for 10-6-19 Reimagine Your Commute: Rideshare Week in Ventura County By Emily Kirwan and David Goldstein October 7 to 11 is Rideshare Week in Ventura County, and the Ventura County Transportation Commission asks locals to “Reimagine your commute.” Those who pledge at rideweek.org to catch an eco-friendly, easy and affordable ride to work or…

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Composting on Site: Focus May Change from Backyard to Business

Eco-Tip for 10-13-19 Composting on Site: Focus May Change from Backyard to Business By David Goldstein, VC PWA, IWMD “Compost happens,” said a bumper sticker I saw, twisting a similar, less optimistic phrase. Everything living will eventually rot when exposed to a combination of moisture, air, and microorganisms, so eventual success at composting is likely.…