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2021 Press Releases

11/08/2021
USIBWC Commissioner to Speak During November 17 Webinar Meeting; Updates on Hidalgo County Detention Ponds and Arroyo Colorado Vegetation Management Also on the Agenda

10/22/2021
U.S. Commissioner to Speak at November 4th Citizens Forum Meeting for San Diego; Projects to Address Water Pollution from Tijuana & Sediment Management on Agenda

10/19/2021
U.S. Commissioner to Attend October 28th Public Meeting: El Paso Wastewater Emergency and Rio Grande Flood Control Levee Project Update

10/1/2021
U.S. Commissioner to Attend October 14th Webinar: IOI Update, Effluent Recharge in Southern Arizona, and PFAS Occurrences in the Tucson Basin.

9/1/2021
Colorado River Water Reductions in 2022 and Salton Sea Projects on Agenda for September 15th Meeting via Webinar

8/23/2021
President Appoints First Latina to Lead U.S. Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission

8/20/2021
President Biden Intends to Appoint Maria-Elena Giner as Commissioner of USIBWC

8/19/2021
USIBWC Announces 2021-2022 Bird Hunting Areas Along the Rio Grande in Southern New Mexico and West Texas

8/16/2021
Colorado River Drought Triggers Water Delivery Reductions in the United States and Mexico in 2022

7/14/2021
Hidalgo County Transportation Projects, Rio Grande Water Quality, Arroyo Colorado, Vegetation Management and Levee Restoration work on Agenda for July 28th Meeting via Webinar

7/13/2021
USIBWC Awards Contract to Rehabilitate Sewage Pipeline in Nogales, AZ

6/29/2021
USIBWC Partners with Law Enforcement to Address Prohibited Activities Along the Rio Grande Levees

6/17/2021
New San Diego Area Operations Manager to Give Update on Border Sanitation Issues and EPA to Discuss Projects to Address Water Pollution from Tijuana at July 1 Meeting Via Webinar.

6/8/2021
Convention of 1906, 2021 Rio Grande Water Allocations, and Levee Rehabilitation Work on Agenda for June 24 Webinar

6/1/2021
Arizona's Water Reduction in 2022, Water Scarcity Plan and Binational Aquifer Collaboration to be Discussed at June 10 Webinar

5/13/2021
Commission Implements Projects for Sustainable Management of the Colorado River Basin

5/5/2021
Imperial Dam Maintenance and Yuma Area Salinity Management on Agenda for May 19 Webinar

3/10/2021

Hike and Bike Trail Expansion Project and the Arroyo Colorado Vegetation Management will be Discussed at March 24 Meeting via Webinar

2/19/2021
Meet the Mayor, Advocacy for Infrastructure, and USIBWC Activities on Agenda for March 4 Meeting via Webinar

2/16/2021
Rio Grande Levee Rehabilitation, Aquatic Habitat Restoration, and Restricted Activities on USIBWC Lands on Agenda for February 25 Webinar

2/12/2021
Fort Hancock-Porvenir Intl Bridge to Close to Vehicular Traffic on Feb. 13, 2021; Only Pedestrian Traffic Allowed Until Further Notice

2/9/2021
Contract Awarded for Vegetation Removal and Restoration of the Arroyo Colorado in Harlingen, Texas

1/29/2021
USIBWC Selects Colorado River Citizens Forum Board Members for 2-Year Term

1/28/2021

Solutions to Address Cross-Border Sanitation Issues to be Discussed at February 11 Webinar