Malibu – City of Malibu Named “Recycled Water Agency of the Year” for Civic Center Water Treatment Facility

first_imgHomeBriefsMalibu – City of Malibu Named “Recycled Water Agency of the Year” for Civic Center Water Treatment Facility Apr. 15, 2019 at 6:00 amBriefsBusinessCity WideDevelopmentEnvironmentNewsMalibu – City of Malibu Named “Recycled Water Agency of the Year” for Civic Center Water Treatment Facilitynews2 years agoAPWACCWTFcity of malibuThe Recycled Water AgencyWateReuse Association The WateReuse Association, California chapter named the City of Malibu the 2019 “Recycled Water Agency of the Year” for its Civic Center Water Treatment Facility (CCWTF), which was completed and started processing wastewater into clean, recycled water for irrigation in October, 2018.“The City of Malibu and its people have always defined themselves as innovators of environmental protections and programs,” said Mayor Jefferson “Zuma Jay” Wagner. “Our new water treatment facility puts us ahead of the curve of smart, environmentally sound water management practices while combating the realities of climate change and drought here in California.”The award, for a small community with beneficial water reuse of less than 1,000 acre-feet per year, was announced during the WateReuse Association’s Annual Conference Awards Luncheon on March 18, 2019.The WateReuse Association is the nation’s only trade association solely dedicated to advancing laws, policy, funding, and public acceptance of recycled water. WateReuse represents a coalition of utilities that recycle water, businesses that support the development of recycled water projects, and consumers of recycled water. Learn more at Recycled Water Agency of the Year awards recognize small, medium, and large entities that have developed recycled water, on a significant level, as an alternative water source within their service area. Recipients demonstrate leadership, creativity, and persistence in developing a comprehensive program, as well as outreach to the community to expand awareness and implementation of water recycling.The City of Malibu also received the 2018 Project of the Year Award from the Southern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) for the CCWTF.To learn more about the new facility and the City of Malibu’s continued commitment to environmental sustainability, and to see photos and videos of the facility, visit :APWACCWTFcity of malibuThe Recycled Water AgencyWateReuse Associationshare on Facebookshare on Twitteradd a commentScience classes come alive in local schoolsMalibu – The City of Malibu Puts Out Call for Artists for the City’s “Outside the Box” Utility Box Public Art ProjectYou Might Also LikeFeaturedNewsBobadilla rejects Santa Monica City Manager positionMatthew Hall8 hours agoBriefsLos Angeles Sheriff’s deputy accused of destroying evidence of 2019 assaultAssociated Press12 hours agoBriefsCalifornia State Treasurer Fiona Ma to Speak at Online Santa Monica College Commencement Ceremony June 25Guest Author12 hours agoNewsCouncil picks new City ManagerBrennon Dixson19 hours agoFeaturedNewsProtesting parents and Snapchat remain in disagreement over child protection policiesClara Harter19 hours agoFeaturedNewsDowntown grocery to become mixed use developmenteditor19 hours agolast_img read more