In a recent interview by Al Segala of the Calaveras County Taxpayers Association, Kampa Community Solutions founder and President Peter J. Kampa discussed the factors that affect the cost of public water service and how government regulation keeps water safe, and at the same time can cost the ratepayers more money than necessary. Mr. Kampa
I am thrilled to instruct the very first session at the new CSDA training facility in Sacramento! The program is focused on accessing drought grant dollars to complete a variety of improvements on your district buildings or infrastructure that save you and your customers money now, and in the long run! Be part of California’s
Services for Small Districts – We specialize in reasonably priced management consulting services, provided specifically for small special districts. Whether you provide one service or are a multi-service CSD; employ a manager, fire chief or not, we provide the competent management services on an hourly contract basis to help you deliver the services your community
The last time that the reservoirs throughout the northern and central parts of the state were this low, Kenny Rodgers hit #1 with “Lucille” about a lovely lady who left California for Ohio in search of a man who had property with water enough to grow crops. That shows you how much I know about
During an upcoming workshop in Sacramento, the first of its kind at at the new CSDA training center, I will be discussing the possibilities for your district to tap into the Department of Water Resources Drought Grant Program. The funding opportunities are there for EVERY type of district that manages or uses water or
The Department of Water Resources released the draft drought response grant program guidelines for public review and comment today. This grant program, bursting with $200 million dollars available statewide, will begin implementing programs and building projects by late summer. We are currently specializing in reviewing your water conservation, water use efficiency and drought response needs
With regard to water resources, as a state, we have unfortunately become paralyzed in our ability to make long term decisions. In the legislature, you are either in favor of increased storage, or you support increased water conservation and water use efficiency; depending upon which side of the aisle you represent. There appears to be no
On this site you will find a variety of resources to ensure the ongoing viability of your local, government provided utility and other special services.