Board’s 2017 goals focus on local water reliability projects, less dependency on imported water
Riverside, Calif. – Western Municipal Water District’s (Western) elected 2017 Board of Directors were sworn in at the District’s first Board meeting in January. The five-member Board serves all areas within the District, covering 527-square miles in western Riverside County.
Thomas P. Evans is the 2017 Board President. Serving on Western’s Board for the past 10 years, Board President Evans represents the city of Riverside located south of the 91 freeway, March Air Reserve Base as well as portions of Lake Mathews, Woodcrest, Mission Grove and Orangecrest.
“It is an honor to continue to represent Western’s constituents as the 2017 Board President. Western’s Board has a long-standing history of working together to achieve our water management goals,” shared Board President Evans. “Together the Board continues to seek regional opportunities focused on water reliability for our customers. Utilizing local resources minimizes Western’s dependency on costly imported water, keeps our customer’s rates as low as possible and creates opportunities for more independence as a water agency.”
Serving along with President Evans on Western’s 2017 Board of Directors are: