water

How to keep water clean during rainy season

As the 2009-2010 rain approaches, it is time to consider ways Rocklin residents and business can improve water quality in our local creeks and streams during the upcoming wet seaso ...

City water parks soak plenty of fans

For more photos: Get ready for the heatRocklin’s Memorial Park may be small, but its water features sure do have huge fans. “Every year that we have gone here, there&rs ...

Two Rocklin students win water awards

Kiernan McKnight, a seventh-grader from Rocklin, was pleased to share his knowledge of water conservation during an appearance at a recent meeting of the Placer County Water Agency ...

What you can do to improve water quality in a dry season

As the rainy season comes to a late close for spring 2009, it is time to consider ways Rocklin residents and businesses can improve water quality in the local creeks and streams du ...

Now, not later is the time to focus on water storage

Californians are accustomed to living with danger — and protecting themselves against it. Homeowners in earthquake-prone areas carry insurance to protect themselves against fin ...

Rocklin students take on water

Rocklin High students learned the importance of public speaking and local issues last week. They were part of a Lions Club-hosted event, where three students spoke on the topic, ...

Longtime water agency resource planner to retire

Mal Toy, a leader in water resource planning in south Placer will retire Dec. 5 from the Placer County Water Agency. Granite Bay resident Toy, 64, put the final touches on an eng ...

Water agency pump station slated for May 1 dedication

May 1 is the target date for dedication of the new Placer County Water Agency pump station. The pump station, part of a $75 million project that includes restoration of the Americ ...