Press Releases

District press releases are listed below, organized by date of distribution.

Date Press Release
June 9, 2021 Washington County Responds to Drought with Increased Water Pricing and Additional Conservation Measures
June 7, 2021 New Water Treatment Plant Meets Needs of Growing Communities
May 20, 2021 Camping at Kolob Reservoir Requires Online Reservation
July 6, 2020 Setting the Record Straight on Washington County’s Projected Water Rate Increases
March 24, 2020 Your Water is Safe from COVID-19
January 13, 2020 2020 Classes and Events Announced
December 3, 2019 Annual Holiday Lights at Red Hills Desert Garden Sparkling Nightly through December 31
October 17, 2019  122 Days Without Rain – Longest Dry Spell in St. George’s History
September 17, 2019 Fall Watering Schedule in Effect
June 7, 2019 District Responds to Misinformation Regarding County’s Water Supply
February 7, 2018 Washington County on Par with Top Water Conservation Programs
December 28, 2018 Investment in Water Infrastructure in the West is Critical
November 30, 2018 Winter Watering Begins December 1
October 31, 2018 Water Once a Week
October 17, 2018 Utah’s Water Storage Prevents State of Emergency on Public Water Systems
September 6, 2018 Celebrating 100 Years of Ivins Reservoir 
August 31, 2018 Fall Watering Schedule Begins September 1
July 5, 2018 Quail Creek Reservoir Closed to the Public July 10 and 11 for Treatment
June 15, 2018 Washington County Reduces Water Use
June 1, 2018 Set Irrigation Clocks to Summer Watering Schedule
May 14, 2018 National Infrastructure Week Focuses on the Future and Encourages Development
May 3, 2018 Free Community Events and Annual Water Fair Scheduled During Water Week
January 4, 2018 Utah’s Snowpack Levels Reported as “Below Abysmal”
May 3, 2017 Ten Reasons Utah Needs the Lake Powell Pipeline