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2017 Press Releases

12/22/2017
Doniphan Drive Corridor Plan and Border West Expressway Project on Agenda for January 11 Public Meeting in El Paso
 

12/20/2017
Transboundary Issues in the Tijuana River Basin Newsletter Volume 3

12/19/2017
Commission Seeks Applicants for Southeast Arizona Citizens Forum Board

12/05/2017
USIBWC Seeks Applicants for Citizens Forum Board in San Diego

12/04/2017
Updated Agenda for December 7 USIBWC Public Meeting in Imperial Beach, CA

11/21/2017
Tijuana River Sediment, Integrated Water Management, and Water Quality Activities on Agenda for December 7 Public Meeting in Imperial Beach, CA  

11/09/2017
Transboundary Issues in the Tijuana River Basin Newsletter Volume 2

11/02/2017
USIBWC Commits to Work with Agencies to Address Border Sanitation Concerns

10/31/2017
Construction Complete on Sewer Manhole 89 in Rio Rico, Arizona

10/25/2017
Efforts to Stop Illegal Dumping on the Levees and Rio Grande Water Sharing with the U.S. and Mexico to be Discussed at November 8 Public Meeting in Mercedes

10/17/2017
Dam Safety Inspections Fact Sheet

10/12/2017
New U.S.-Mexico Colorado River Agreement and Salton Sea Issues on Agenda for October 25 Public Meeting in El Centro, CA

10/06/2017
Construction to Begin October 9 On Sewer Manhole 89 in Rio Rico, ARIZONA

9/29/2017
Transboundary Issues in the Tijuana River Basin Newsletter

09/29/2017
Minute Signings with the U.S. and Mexico and SaltCedar Leaf Beetle In New Mexico on Agenda for October 12 Public Meeting in Las Cruces

09/27/2017
United States and Mexico Conclude Colorado River
Agreement
View Minute 323

09/07/2017
Aid for Rural Drinking Water Systems and Sanitation Concerns in Nogales to be Discussed at September 21st, Public Meeting in Tubac, AZ

08/24/2017
Actions to Address Tijuana River Sediment and Water Quality, and Research and Management of the Tijuana Estuary on Agenda for September 7 Public Meeting in Imperial Beach, CA

08/16/2017
USIBWC Announces Bird Hunting Areas Along the Rio Grande in Southern New Mexico and West Texas

08/09/2017
International Boundary and Water Commission Undertakes Actions to Address Sanitation Concerns at San Diego-Tijuana Border

08/02/2017
Sewage Leak in Nogales Has Been Contained

07/28/2017
USIBWC Hires KE&G Construction to Perform International Sewer Pipe Repairs 

7/26/2017
50-Year History of Hurricane Beulah, Tropical Storm Predictions, and Vehicular Gates Installed on Levees to be Discussed at August 9 Public Meeting in Mercedes, TX

7/12/2017
Pilot Fallowing Program and Aquatic Invasive Species of the Lower Colorado River on Agenda for July 26th Public Meeting in Yuma, AZ

7/6/2017
ADDENDUM: USIBWC will be holding a public meeting to discuss the proposed Canutillo Phase II Flood Control Improvements and the Draft Environmental Assessment on Tuesday, July 18, at 5:00 p.m. at the Village of Vinton, City Hall, 436 E. Vinton Road, Vinton, Texas. The comment period for the Draft Environmental Assessment has been extended through July 26, 2017.

6/28/2017
Rio Grande Water Quality and Boundary Preservation Project on Agenda for July 13 Public Meeting in El Paso

5/30/17
Notice of Availability of Draft Supplemental Environmental Assessment for Rio Grande Flood Control Improvements in Vinton and Canutillo, Texas

5/25/17
Groundwater Data and Arizona-Sonora Environmental Strategic Plan to be Discussed at June 15th Public Meeting in Green Valley, AZ

5/18/17
Developing a Sustainable Water Future for the Tijuana River Watershed and Investigative Report on the February Spill in the Tijuana River on Agenda for June 1st Public Meeting in Imperial Beach, CA

4/26/17
Trends in the Border Patrol's Rio Grande Valley Sector and Mexico's Rio Grande Water Deliveries to the United States Set for May 10th Public Meeting in Mecredes, TX

4/12/2017
New River Improvement Project for Calexico, Salton Sea Policy on Agenda for April 26 Public Meeting in El Centro, CA

4/3/2017
Investigation Finds Sewer Line Break and Other Wastewater Sources Affected the Tijuana River

3/30/2017
2017 Rio Grande Water Deliveries for Irrigation Season, De-Silting Projects on Agenda for April 13 Public Meeting in Las Cruces

3/10/2017
Mexican Officials Confirm Amount of Sewage from Transboundary Spill in Mexicali

3/3/2017
Screening for Lead in School Drinking Water and Update on the San Miguel Gate to be Discussed at March 17 Public Meeting in Benson, Arizona

3/2/2017
Commissioners Call on Work Group to Investigate Transboundary Sewage Spill 

2/09/2017
Tracking Trash Across the U.S.-Mexico Border and Developing a Sustainable Water Future for the Tijuana River Watershed on Agenda for March 2 public Meeting in Imperial Beach, CA

1/23/2017
Brownsville Levee Rehabilitation and Saltcedar Control on Agenda for February 8 Public Meeting in Mercedes, TX

1/11/2017
Colorado River Water
Conservation Projects, Small Public Water Systems on Agenda for January 25 Public Meeting in Yuma, AZ