Placer County Water Agency

Ben Mavy joins county water agency board

Ben Mavy, Placer County Water Agency’s newest director, was sworn in Monday and took part in his first meeting. Mavy upset long-time District 5 director Otis Wollan in a close e ...

Mavy claims Placer Water agency seat

Challenger Ben Mavy has unseated five-term District 5 Placer County Water Agency Director Otis Wollan, the Placer County Elections Division confirmed Monday. Also Ken Delfino, Ste ...

Water board candidats still hoping for win

Ben Mavy believes he has a chance of claiming the District 5 seat on the Placer County Water Agency board. When the polls closed on Nov. 4, Otis Wollan had a 52-vote lead over Mav ...

Wollan clings to slim lead over Mavy

As of press time, the race for the District 5 seat on the board of the Placer County Water Agency remains too close to call. With 93 percent of the vote counted, incumbent Otis W ...

PCWA board opponents argue over water funds

It was billed as an election debate between Placer County Water Agency board incumbent Otis Wollan and challenger Ben Mavy, but it turned into a debate between Wollan and the audie ...

PCWA funding issues signal time for change

I had the privilege of leading an amazing coalition of neighbors, teachers, clergy, Municipal Advisory Committee members, firefighters, business owners and local water executives i ...

Can future power sale revenue solve Colfax’s problem?

It would be wonderful if we could conjure up a solution that promised Colfax relief at no cost. But it doesn’t serve the community to confuse or challenge with vague campaign pro ...

Help Colfax: Use water revenues for water projects

As a resident of Colfax how would you like a solution to the sewer problem that doesn’t involve astronomic tax/fee increases? With concerted effort and lobbying on the part of c ...