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Message From the Chair

October 22, 2009

Media Release (PDF >) As a native of Western Washington I remember many summers praying for at least one good week of hot weather. As the fall rains arrive I can’t remember a longer and hotter summer than the one we just enjoyed. We’ve had almost no rain since May and temperatures topping 100 degrees. Share this:

DOE Issues Water Right

September 23, 2009

Media Release (PDF >) The Department of Ecology issued approval of Cascade Water Alliance’s water right on September 16, completing a decade-long effort to identify and develop a way to preserve the Lake Tapps reservoir from drying up. Share this:

Ensuring Water for Today and Tomorrow

September 23, 2009

Message from the Chair (PDF >) Summer is always the time water providers worry about – will we have enough water? This year was mild and cool during the recent summer months despite a hot day here and there. Share this:

Water organizations explore pathway to support regional cooperation

September 23, 2009

Media Release (PDF >) Working with the state Departments of Ecology and Health, Cascade Water Alliance and LOTT Clean Water Alliance in Thurston County began an effort to explore a pathway for public entities that want to get together to provide essential public services. Currently, no legal framework exists to support these regional initiatives. As issues around water, sewer and/or flood control become more complex, it becomes more costly for these entities to provide services on their own. The result is they are increasingly

Cascade Water Alliance Receives Ratings Upgrade from Standard & Poor’s

September 11, 2009

Media Release (PDF >) Bellevue, WA – Cascade Water Alliance, a non‐profit corporation providing water to several east and south King County communities, received an increase from Standard & Poor’s on its long‐term and underlying rating to AA+ from AA‐ on its Series 2006 water system revenue bonds, announced Scott Hardin, Cascade’s Director of Finance and Administration. Standard & Poor’s announced Cascade’s ratings upgrade on September 4. Share this: