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2012

  • 10/22/12 Zone 7 Board Holds the Line on Water Rates
  • 6/1/12 DSRSD, Zone 7 Honor Former Director, Jim Kohnen
  • 5/4/12 May 10 Workshop on SB 1337 Canceled

2011

  • 10/20/11 Board Approves 5% Increase in Wholesale Water Rates
  • 6/27/11 Zone 7 Goes Solar
  • 5/20/11 Board Lauds Science Fair Winners, Businesses for Conservation Efforts

2010

  • 10/22/10 Board Approves 2.5 Percent Water Rate Increase 
  • 5/24/10 Board Lauds Science Fair Winners, Businesses for Conservation Efforts
  • 4/21/10 Zone 7 Board Foregoes Increased Pay
  • 4/21/10 Zone 7 Board Awards Grant to Facilitate Stream Improvements
  • 3/16/10 Free Water-Wise Gardening & Water Efficiency Workshops

2009

  • 10/21/09 Wholesale Water Rates to Increase
  • 8/12/09 New Facility Reduces Groundwater Hardness
  • 6/26/09 Zone 7 Receives National Award for Ongoing Safe Water Practices
  • 6/22/09 Zone 7 General Manager Declines Full Pay Increase
  • 5/21/09 Chris Moore Appointed to Fill Board Vacancy
  • 4/21/09 Free Water-Wise Gardening Workshop
  • 4/10/09 Zone 7 Board Member Announces Resignation
  • 3/20/09 Board Adopts New Storm Drainage Ordinance that Increases Fees on Development
  • 2/6/09 Development Fee Increase Proposed for Flood Protection, Storm Water Drainage Improvement

2008

  • 12/18/08 Zone 7 Contributes to Environmental Study of Delta Solutions
  • 11/20/08 Zone 7 to Increase Wholesale Water Rates
  • 10/16/08 Board Postpones Action on Rates
  • 10/2/08 Approval of Water Legislation an Important First Step
  • 9/16/08 Zone 7 Board to Consider 16% Wholesale Water Rate Increase
  • 7/2/08 Zone 7 Joins Bay Area Regional Water Saving Hero Campaign
  • 6/25/08 New Toilet Rebates Help Residents Save More Water, More Money
  • 6/4/08 Drought Declaration Underscores Need to Conserve
  • 5/13/08 Zone 7 Reiterates Call for Water Conservation
  • 4/30/08 Zone 7 Goes Solar in Water Treatment
  • 4/29/08 Environmental Review Launched for Delta Conservation Plan
  • 4/18/08 Altamont Project Gets Underway
  • 2/29/08 Zone 7 Applauds Governor's Efforts on Delta
  • 2/21/08 Board Endorses Bay-Friendly Gardening Practices
  • 1/11/08 Public to Participate in Habitat Conservation Strategy

2007

  • 12/18/07 Delta "Vision" for Water Conveyance Protects Valley Supplies
  • 12/7/07 Judgment Protects Drinking Water Quality for 25 Million Californians
  • 12/6/07 Zone 7 Recognized as Climate Action Leader
  • 10/18/07 Delta Issues, Conservation Help Drive Up Water Rates
  • 9/27/07 Delta Ruling Puts Pressure on Water Rates
  • 9/3/07 Court Ruling Taps Zone 7's Drought Supplies
  • 8/20/07 Arroyo Mocho Crossing Removed
  • 7/20/07 Water Saving Heroes
  • 6/26/07 Arroyo Mocho Crossing Removal Exemplifies StreamWISE Vision
  • 6/14/07 20% Voluntary Reduction in Water Use Sought
  • 6/8/07 Resumed Delta Pumping Helps Zone 7 Meet Critical Demands
  • 6/1/07 Zone 7 Responds to Delta Pump Shutdown
  • 5/17/07 New Facility Will Reduce Groundwater Hardness
  • 5/17/07 Six High School Students Win Contest
  • 5/3/07 Zone 7 Has New Logo!
  • 2/2/07 Lack of Rainfall Curbs Releases on Arroyo Mocho
  • 1/18/07 Zone 7 Launches Stream Management Implementation Plan
  • 1/2/07 Zone 7 Recognized for National Award

2006

  • 12/21/06 New General Manager Selected for Zone 7
  • 11/16/06 Zone 7 General Manager to Retire
  • 11/16/06 Zone 7 Collaborates in Regional Water Management Plan
  • 10/19/06 Zone 7 Increases Wholesale Water Rates
  • 10/16/06 Steelhead Restoration Study Kicks Off
  • 10/13/06 Zone 7 Teams With Local Schools for World Monitoring Day
  • 9/21/06 Zone 7 to Consider Water Rate Increase
  • 9/7/06 Streambank Restoration Gets Under Way
  • 8/21/06 Zone 7 Board Approves Stream Management Master Plan
  • 8/17/06 Zone 7 Will Reduce Groundwater "Hardness"
  • 8/17/06 Zone 7 Board Supports Two Statewide Ballot Measures
  • 7/28/06 Drinking Water Safe, Despite Taste and Odor
  • 7/20/06 Zone 7 Swears in Board Members
  • 7/20/06 Zone 7 Joins in Bay-Delta Conservation Plan
  • 6/22/06 Zone 7 Reaches Agreement on Water Storage Project
  • 6/21/06 Lab Study Pinpoints Nitrate Sources in Valley Groundwater
  • 5/24/06 Zone 7 Hires Bonita Brewer as Communications Specialist
  • 5/18/06 Zone 7 Pitches in to Restore Steelhead in Alameda Creek
  • 5/2/06 SMMP Public Comment Period Extended
  • 3/16/06 Zone 7 to Implement Broad Approach to Local Stream Management
  • 1/19/06 Zone 7 Board Supports New Approach to Delta Management
  • 1/11/06 Zone 7 Directors to Consider Appointment of Christopher Moore to Board

 2005

  • 10/20/05 Zone 7 Approves Five Percent Rate Increase
  • 9/9/05 Zone 7 Contributes to Hurricane Katrina Recovery
  • 8/18/05 Zone 7 Approves Well Master Plan
  • 7/21/05 Zone 7 Receives National Recognition for Safe Water Partnership
  • 6/17/05 Zone 7 and DSRSD Plan for New Groundwater Demineralization Facility
  • 3/31/05 FY 2005/2006 Budget
  • 2/17/05 New Water Treatment Plant & Pipeline
  • 1/20/05 Recent Winter Storms Enhance Valley Water Supply