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2007 Press Releases

12/26/07
Final Environmental Assessment on Flood Control Improvements to the Rio Grande Canalization Project and Appendices

11/29/07
USIBWC Completes Flood Control Projects

11/27/07
Final Environmental Assessment on Improvements to the North and Main Floodways Levee Systems

11/20/07
Colorado River Issues on Agenda for December 3rd Public Meeting in Yuma, AZ

10/24/07
Rio Grande Flood Control Levees, Habitat, Border Security and the Environment on the Agenda for November 7th meeting in Las Curces, NM

10/12/2007
Mexico delivers water to the U.S. to fulfill Treaty obligations

10/05/2007
Arroyo Colorado water quality, Treaty Issues & water supply planning on agenda for October 17th Public Meeting in Mercedes, TX

10/04/2007
The U.S. IBWC presents its recently approved Organizational Chart which shows our current structure

10/01/2007
View the Draft Environmental Assessment to Flood Control Improvements to the Rio Grande Canalization Project & Appendices

9/21/2007
Draft Environmental Assessment to the North & Main Floodways Levee Systems & Appendices

9/14/2007
Presenter and work group participant's recommendations received at the Binational Rio Grande Summit.

9/13/2007
Final Environmental Assessment on Improvements to the Donna-Brownsville Levee System & Appendices

8/13/07
Agency Seeks Comment on Tijuana River Flood Control Project Study

8/13/07

Agency Seeks Comment on Study of Rio Grande Flood Control Projects

8/17/07
Public Meeting Announcement for August 30th in Imperial Beach, CA

8/10/07
Colorado River Water Supply Issues & New River Impacts on Agenda for August 20th Public Meeting in El Centro, CA

8/09/07
View the Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement on Improvements to the Tijuana River Flood Control Project
(1.5 MB)

8/09/07
View the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement on Improvements to the USIBWC Rio Grande Flood Control Projects along the Texas-Mexico Border Download .Zip File (8 MB)

8/09/07
Commission Releases Results of Dam Safety Inspections

7/24/07
Rio Grande Flood Control Levees, Water Quality and El Paso Desalination plant on Agenda for August 9 Meeting in El Paso, TX

7/20/07
USIBWC Completes Rio Grande Levee-Raising Project, Sediment Removal Underway

7/16/07
Agreement Signed for Lower Rio Grande Levee Work

7/13/07
View the Joint Report of the Technical Advisors of the IBWC regarding the Geotechnical, Electrical, Mechanical and Structural Safety of Amistad, Anzalduas, Falcon & Retamal Dams

6/1/07
View the USIBWC's FInal Environmental Assessment on the Rio Grnade Rectification
Project: Flood Control Improvements, Int'l Dam to Riverside Diversion Dam, El Paso, County, TX

5/31/07
USIBWC Breaks ground on Rio Grande Levee Improvements in El Paso, Texas

05/25/07
USIBWC Seeks Applicants for Southeast Arizona Community Board.  Get Application

05/10/07
USIBWC Public Meeting May 22 in Nogales, AZ.  Nogales International Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrade to be discussed.

05/03/07
USIBWC Public Meeting May 15 in Yuma, AZ.  USIBWC Appoints Colorado River Citizens’ Forum Board Members

04/23/07
Draft Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact: Rio Grande Rectification Project, Flood Control Improvements International to Riverside Dam April 2007

04/23/07
Final Environmental Assessment Flood Control Improvements Lateral A/Retamal Dike Levee System March 2007

04/18/07
USIBWC Public Meeting May 2 in Las Cruces, NM

04/04/07
Lower Rio Grande Citizens’ Forum application form
form

03/23/07
Commissioner Marin to speak at April 4 public meeting in Lower Rio Grande Valley, TX

03/20/07
Final Environmental Assessment (EA) Mission Levee dated February 26, 2007. (View in Browser 34 MB)  or  (Download .zip file 30 MB)

03/08/07
USIBWC seeks applications for Colorado River Citizens’ Forum

03/07/07
Colorado River Citizens’ Forum Application

02/12/07
IBWC announces short list of bidders for cross-border sanitation project

02/12/07
IBWC announces short list of bidders for cross-border sanitation project

02/06/07
Commissioner Marin to speak at USIBWC public meeting February 20 in Imperial, CA.

01/30/07
USIBWC Public Meeting February 7 in El Paso, TX; Rio Grande Citizens’ Forum Board Members Selected

1/05/07
Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment: Flood Control Improvements Lateral A/Retamal Dike Levee System