News Log Update 7.21.16

Ocean Water Desalination Briefings

Learn how West Basin is exploring responsible ocean water desalination to diversify its water supply portfolio. By joining a free community briefing you will get an overview of the desalination program and take a tour of the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility in El Segundo to see some of the same technologies utilized for wastewater purification and desalination. To sign up for an upcoming event and to learn more about West Basin’s free water education programs,

News Log Update 2.16.16

West Basin Issues Statement on Manhattan Beach City Council Vote

It’s unfortunate that the Manhattan Beach City Council took a position without hearing the facts and findings from our Ocean Water Desalination Environmental Impact Report (EIR), which is currently being drafted. While we appreciate Mayor Burton’s and the City Council’s interest in West Basin’s proposed project, we believe it is too soon to make a decision. The EIR is a necessary step for us to evaluate potential impacts of a proposed facility and we have offered to brief the City on our findings this summer. Read the full statement.

News Log Update 8.31.15

West Basin's Ocean Water Desalination EIR Notice of Preparation Released

West Basin Municipal Water District has formally released a Notice of Preparation (NOP) for a full scale ocean water desalination facility Environmental Impact Report (EIR). For the full details please see the downloadable document. A public scoping meeting will be help on September 30th from 6-8 PM at the West Basin Municipal Water District Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility in El Segundo, CA.


Public Scoping Meeting

Date: September 30, 2015

Time: 6:00 PM (commencing promptly at 6:00 PM, ending no later than 8:00 PM)

Place: Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility

1935 South Hughes Way

El Segundo 90245

click here to download the report