ABOUT THE WESTERN REGIONAL WATER COMMISSION
Welcome to the online information source for the Western Regional Water Commission. Here you will find all documents and meeting minutes to date, plus public notices of all future meetings.
Chapter 531, Statutes of Nevada 2007 created a new regional water entity in Washoe County effective April 1, 2008. The legislation provided an opportunity for the member entities, the cities of Reno and Sparks, the South Truckee Meadows General Improvement District, the Sun Valley General Improvement District, the Truckee Meadows Water Authority, and Washoe County, to form a Joint Powers Authority to operate the WRWC.
The WRWC focuses on improving water resource planning at the regional level and facilitating coordinated resource management among the Truckee Meadows member entities.
PUBLIC NOTICEREGIONAL WATER PLAN UPDATE
The Northern Nevada Water Planning Commission ("NNWPC") is in the process of reviewing and proposing possible amendments to the 2011 Comprehensive Regional Water Management Plan. The review process has begun and will continue during the NNWPC's regularly scheduled open meetings on the first Wednesday of each month, at 1:30 p.m. at the Washoe County Commission Chambers, 1001 East Ninth Street, Reno, Nevada, commencing February 4, 2015, and continuing through June 2016. The public is invited to attend and provide public comment.