Two actions at the Eastern Municipal Water District board meeting Wednesday, Nov. 18, approved groundwater monitoring contracts.
Eastern’s board approved a $330,080 contract for the West San Jacinto Groundwater Sustainability Agency Monitoring Program and approved an agreement with the Hemet-San Jacinto Watermaster to perform monitoring program services for the Hemet-San Jacinto Water Management Plan. Both actions were approved on a 5-0 vote.
“The components of the program include testing and groundwater samples,” Rachel Gray, water resources planning manager of EMWD, said.
In June 1995, the EMWD board adopted the West San Jacinto Groundwater Basin Management Plan which included the watershed monitoring program to monitor groundwater levels, groundwater quality, groundwater