The Metropolitan Water District approved a maintenance and operations agreement for the Diamond Valley Lake marina.
Urban Park Concessionaires has been responsible for maintenance and operations since the marina opened in 2003, and Aug. 17, the MWD board approved a new 10-year lease with Urban Park Concessionaires. The current lease expires Sept. 30.
The concessionaire is responsible for managing daily marina and rental fleet operations, a fee collection reservation system, fish planting, lake security, sanitation and waste removal, and other related services. After the first phase of the east marina construction was completed in 2003 MWD issued a request for proposals, and Urban Park Concessionaires provided the preferred response. The first contract was for 30 months, and the plan