The California Urban Water Management Planning Act (Water Code
sections 10610 et seq.) mandates that every supplier providing
water for municipal purposes to more that 3,000 customers or
supplying more than 3,000 acre feet of water annually, prepare
an Urban Water Management Plan, at least once every five years.
On July 1, 2011, Riverside's Board of Public Utilities held a public
hearing on the draft Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) prepared
by Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) Department. The City Council adopted RPU's 2010 UWMP on July 12, 2011.
RPU's 2010 UWMP includes discussion of the following:
- Existing and planned sources of water supplies;
- Plans for conservation and efficient use of water; and
- Assessment and reliability of water supplies.
|RPU's Final 2010 UWMP has been divided into two files for download: