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Coachella Valley

The CVRWMG is a collaborative effort led by the five water purveyors and one wastewater agency of the Coachella Valley to develop an Integrated Regional Water Management Plan to address the water resources planning needs of the Valley.

The CVRWMG partners include:

The CVRWMG Region is located in central Riverside County, within the Colorado River Funding Area, as defined by the Department of Water Resources.  The boundary for the CVRWMG Management Region is chiefly the same boundary as the Whitewater River Basin.

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The CVRWMG selected RMC Water and Environment as our Consultant to prepare the Coachella Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Plan. RMC is using a collaborative, multi-stakeholder approach to ensure that the Region’s water issues are thoroughly understood and addressed. RMC has been on the forefront of the IRWM program since its inception and is widely recognized as a statewide leader in developing IRWM Plans and securing funds.


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  • January 17, 2018

    Call for Projects is now open! The CVRWMG is calling for multi-benefit IRWM AND stormwater projects for inclusion in the 2018 IRWM/Stormwater Resource (SWR) Plan Update. The Call for Projects is open through February 16th for applicants that want their IRWM and stormwater projects to be included in the 2018 IRWM/SWR Plan. To submit projects, select the Projects tab at the top of the page and click the link for the online Project Database.

  • September 28, 2017

    The next Planning Partners meeting will be held on September 28, 2017 at CVWD (75515 Hovley Lane East, Palm Desert 92211). This meeting will kick off the 2018 Integrated Regional Water Management Plan (IRWM) - Stormwater Resources Plan (SWRP) Update. Please join us to provide your valuable input into the IRWM - SWRP planning process!

  • February 25, 2014

    2014 Coachella Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Plan and 2014 DAC Outreach Program materials are now available to download! See the “CVRWMG Documents” under "Library" to download the documents and appendices.

  • November 04, 2013

    Be on the lookout for the Draft Update of the Coachella Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Plan.

  • November 04, 2013

    2014 Draft Coachella Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Plan Update to be released at close of business November 4, 2014 for comment. See "Library" to download the document and appendix.

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