Since ACWA was founded in 1910, representing and providing key services to members has been ACWA’s most important charge. From legislation, to regulatory activity, to broad policy issues, ACWA is on the front lines in Sacramento and in Washington, D.C. as a constant and respected advocate for California’s public water agencies. ACWA’s involvement at the state and federal level has helped shape laws and policies that affect ACWA member agencies and their customers.
The Antelope Valley State Water Contractors Association AVSWCA was created in 1999 as a joint powers auuthority in an effort to optimize the use of the water resources and protect surface water and groundwater storage within the Antelope Valley. Three public agencies combine to form the AVSWCA in serving the Antelope Valley: Littlerock Creek Irrigation District, Palmdale Water District, and Antelope Valley-East Kern Water Agency.