LAKE ELSINORE – Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District received an $8.9 million grant from the United States Bureau of Reclamation toward the expansion of its Regional Wastewater Reclamation Facility. The project will significantly increase capacity of the facility and equip EVMWD to meet the needs of the community’s growing population.
The Bureau of Reclamation’s WaterSMART Program funds the planning, design, and construction of water recycling and reuse projects. These projects help communities preserve and diversify local water supplies by reclaiming and reusing water within the region.
“We are very grateful to the Bureau of Reclamation for their generous support of our regional expansion project,” Phil Williams, president of the EVMWD board of directors, said. “As