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State Water Board Approves Chloride Compliance Changes

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State Water Resources Control Board members unanimously approved the changes, including a four-year extension of the state’s construction deadline, to the chloride compliance requirements for the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District, officials said Tuesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The changes will reduce costs to valley property owners and will prevent steep ...

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$16.7 Million To Help With Drought, Santa Clara River Chloride Levels

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California officials award $16.7 million to help Santa Clarita Valley reduce the chloride levels in the Santa Clara River. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The drought relief grant from Proposition 84 funds will also help pay for a trio of projects, according to news release. “In collaboration with the local water retailers, ...

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SCV Sanitation Approves Changes To Chloride Compliance

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Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials won the unanimous approval Thursday of the California Regional Water Quality Control Board Los Angeles(Regional Board) important changes to the State mandated chloride compliance requirements. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. If approved by the State Water Resources Control Board and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency by ...

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Santa Clarita Valley Sewer Officials OK Rate Hike

Santa Clarita Valley Sewer Officials OK Rate Hike

Santa Clarita Valley sewer officials approved a rate hike for local ratepayers Monday as what officials called the most “cost-effective solution” to solve a state-mandated chloride limit. The state’s Regional Water Quality Control Board set a limit for the amount of chloride, or salt, that can be in the water sent from local treatment plants to downstream users in Ventura County. “Theres nothing here that I’m comfortable with, but I will say this -- there is no choice,” said Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste, who holds one of three spots on the county board that approved the rate hike, at Monday's hearing. “There is no choice but to find a way to get the lowest cost to the ratepayer.”

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Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District Discusses Sewer Rate Increase

Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District Discusses Sewer Rate Increase

Santa Clarita Valley sewage officials formally introduced a rate hike Monday of $16 each year for the next six years in order to pay for a state-mandated chloride-compliance plan. “The goal has been to protect the Santa Clarita Valley ratepayer from substantial fines,” said Grace Chan, chief engineer for the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District. The move ended the state’s Proposition 218 hearing process necessary for a rate change, which is expected to be approved at a Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District meeting next Monday at Santa Clarita City Hall.

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SCV Sanitation District Officials To Host City Hall Meeting Tonight

SCV Sanitation District Officials To Host City Hall Meeting Tonight

Facing a fast-approaching deadline for chloride compliance, Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials are hosting a public hearing Monday night at Santa Clarita City Hall. The 6 p.m meeting is a culmination of months of public outreach by officials seeking feedback on their plan to raise rates to pay for state-mandated chloride treatment. The SCV Sanitation District, which is responsible for the treatment of the local wastewater, proposed fee increases of approximately $17 per year over the next six years, said Dave Bruns, assistant head of financial management for the Sanitation Districts.

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Sanitation District To Host Meeting On Fee Increase For Sewage Treatment

Sanitation District To Host Meeting On Fee Increase For Sewage Treatment

Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials are hosting Wednesday the first of several informational meetings about our sewage treatment ahead of a deadline for what officials are calling a much-needed fee increase for state-mandated chloride facilities. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The SCV Sanitation District, which is responsible for the treatment ...

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Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District Discusses Rate-Hike Proposal

Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District Discusses Rate-Hike Proposal

Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials introduced a rate-hike proposal they’re hoping to have approved by June, district officials said Wednesday. At the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District board meeting, district staffers pitched fee increases of approximately $17 per year over the next six years, said Dave Bruns, assistant head of financial management for the Sanitation Districts. The district, which provides wastewater and solid waste management throughout Los Angeles County, is being mandated by the state to lower amount of chloride, or salt, in water flowing downstream to Ventura County from local treatment plants. The cost of the new infrastructure necessary to remove the salt is expected to cost upward of $250 million, which is the reason behind the rate increase being discussed, Bruns said.

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