Activist Tom Morello has made a name for himself as an incendiary guitarist and passionate activist. From his work in Rage Against the Machine to his solo efforts as the Nightwatchman and collaborator in the Prophets of Rage, Morello can be found on the frontlines of social justice issues across the globe. On June 6,…

You don’t need in the middle of a historic drought to make the “water wise” choice of swapping out grass for something more ecologically sensible. The Metropolitan Water District (MWD’s) Turf Replacement Program is a win-win for the customer and the environment, and the district even supplies rebate incentives to make the decision that much…

By Jacob Bourne AFSMCE 1902 represents those who work in Southern California’s water districts. They are accountants, electricians, engineers, environmental specialists, mechanics, meter technicians, pipelayers and others who collectively, are water industry experts from source to tap. In advance of the Labor 411 Blue Tie Gala, where we’re honoring the Metropolitan Water District, we spoke…

Since the October 2018 election that made her the first African American and the second woman to chair the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) in the district’s 90-year history, Gloria Gray has found herself in nearly constant demand. In addition to board oversight and continuing to represent the West Basin Water District, Gray…