Historic Bunkerville Well

Posts by Kay Whipple

October 24, 2017

Potential Increase In Water Rates

NOTICE TO VIRGIN VALLEY BUSINESSES OF POTENTIAL INCREASES IN WATER RATES AND SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CHARGES October 24, 2017 The purpose of this notice is to formally advise Virgin Valley businesses of potential increases in culinary water rates and system development charges.  In evaluating the District’s culinary rates, the District has considered, among other things, the […]

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February 22, 2017

Public Hearing

The Board of Directors of the Virgin Valley Water District (District) will hold a Public Hearing on proposed amendments to the District’s Rules, Regulations and Rates and Ordinance II on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. in the District Office located at 500 Riverside Road, Mesquite, Nevada 89027.   The proposed amendments will be […]

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August 26, 2016

Main Waterline Replacement

The District is working in conjunction with the City of Mesquite to replace a main waterline from the Bunkerville Bridge to Mesquite Blvd. on Riverside Road. The City has plans to do some road improvements on Riverside Road and the District wants to accomplish the waterline replacement before the road improvements take place. The waterline […]

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August 22, 2016

New Well Drilling

The District has been moving dirt by the Bank of Nevada. This is in preparation for drilling of our new well. A well drilling rig should be on site in October to begin drilling a 1,000’ deep hole. This well will replace a failed well.

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August 16, 2016

New Board Director

Ben Davis is the District’s newest Board Director. Ben’s first meeting was August 16. He has an excellent business background and brings excellent leadership to the board.

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April 17, 2015

S. 199 and H.R.856, Gold Butte National Conservation Area (NCA)

A letter to Congressional representatives regarding the District’s right-of-ways in the proposed Gold Butte NCA. 015-04-10 Congressional Letter GBNCA Signed (.pdf)

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May 12, 2014

Help Wanted

The Virgin Valley Water District is now taking applications for the position of a Treatment Operator I. Check out links below for the entire advertisement and complete job description.  You can also go to Career Opportunities under Contact Us from the District’s home website.   Treatment Operator advertisement 2014-05-02 (pdf) Treatment Operator I_Job Description-_2014-05-01 (pdf)

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July 11, 2013

New General Manager

The Virgin Valley Water District Board President, Ted Miller, is pleased to announce that Mr. Kevin Brown, P.E. has accepted the position offered as General Manager of the District.  With all pre-employment requirements met, Mr. Brown will begin employment as the General Manager for the Virgin Valley Water District on July 22, 2013.

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August 10, 2012

Now Hiring

The Virgin Valley Water District is currently accepting applications for the full-time position of a Distribution O&M Operator I.  Please refer to the “Contact Us” and “Employment” link for further information.

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March 28, 2011

Fix a Leak

Contact: William “Pete” Peterson 702-346-5731 Press Release Mesquite, NV March 28, 2011 As part of the USEPA’s ongoing “We’re for Water” campaign, this year’s “Fix a Leak” week encourages Americans to help put a stop to the more than 1 trillion gallons of water wasted from household leaks each year. Sponsored by EPA’s WaterSense program, […]

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