Groundbreaking Ceremony at UWCD's Iron and Manganese Treatement facility

Project has been Awarded $4.21 Million in Federal Grant Funding from Department Of Defense Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation and $2.5 Million in State Grant Funding from Department of Water Resources Prop 1 Integrated Regional Water Management Grant Program

Oxnard, CA February 28, 2022 – United Water Conservation District (UWCD), a leader in effective and efficient water management, begins construction of its new Iron and Manganese Treatment plant in Oxnard. Once operational, the first phase of the plant’s operation will have the capacity to treat approximately 3,500 gallons of groundwater per minute, while future phases can expand operations up to 8,500 gallons per minute, vastly improving water quality, water supply reliability and enhancing drought resiliency.