The Board of Directors:
- Approved soliciting bids for a project to replace 14,000 feet of domestic water transmission main along Adams Street in North Indio. Corrosive soil in the area that causes pipe failure make this project a priority. The project will replace corroded 18-inch and 24-inch mains with 24-inch polyethylene wrapped, zine-coated ductile iron pipe between Espana Boulevard and Coyote Song Way. Estimated total cost of the project is $11,500,000.
- Approved the purchase of new computer hardware to replace equipment that has reached end of life at the Palm Desert campus. The Dell server storage hardware will cost $321,489.
Recognized two employees for their years of service: Assistant Operations Director Mike Garcia, 35 years, and Development Services Technician David McGee, 20 years.