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2016 and 2015 Press Releases

1/27/2016
Rio Grande Salinity Control and Flood Control Projects on Agenda for February 10th Public Meeting in Mercedes, TX.

1/26/2016
Amistad Dam Road to Close January 28th - February 4th

1/25/2016
USIBWC Seeks Applicants For Rio Grande Citizens Forum Board

1/7/2016
El Niño Impact on Rio Grande Basin, FEMA Levee Accreditation Topics of January 21 Public Meeting Of Rio Grand Citizens Forum

1/5/2016
USIBWC Seeks Applicants For Citizens Forum Board in San Diego, CA

12/18/15
Binational Team Completes Report on San Pedro River Aquifer Along Arizona-Sonora Border

12/15/15
Commission Seeks Applicants for Southeast Arizona Citizens Forum Board

12/3/15
Vector Control, Update on Tijuana River Basin Binational Accord Topics of Next Public Meeting of Citizens Forum

12/1/15
One Lane to Close at Country Club Road Bridge for Floodgates Repair Dec.. 2-3

11/5/2015
Mexico's Rio Grande Water Deliveries to the U.S., Arroyo Colorado Flood Control and Brownsville Levee update Topics of Public Meeting November 18th in Mercedes, TX

10/15/2015
Rio Grande Sediment Transport and Habitat Restoration Activities Topics of Oct 22nd Public Meeting of Rio Grande Citizens Forum

10/7/2015
Minute 320: "General Framework for Binational Cooperation on Transboundary Issues in the Tijuana River Basin"

10/5/2015
Commissioners Sign Tijuana River Basin Agreement

9/28/2015
Absence of Appropriations Plan

9/2/2015
Public Meeting Scheduled for September 17th in Imperial Beach, CA

8/28/2015
Amistad Dam Road to Remain Closed Until Safety Assessments Are Complete

8/26/2015
Salton Sea, Moving Forward Project and Remote Sensing on Irrigation Usage Topics of Yuma Citizens' Forum Meeting on Sept. 9th in Yuma AZ

8/21/2015
USIBWC Opens Bird Hunting Areas Along Rio Grande in West Texas, Southern New Mexico

7/30/2015
Carrizo Cane Eradication Program and Flood Control Improvements on Agenda for August 12th Public Meeting in Mercedes, TX

7/9/2015
Rio Grande Water Quality and Flood Control Projects on Agenda for July 23rd Public Meeting in El Paso

6/29/2015
Amistad Dam Road to Remain Closed Until August

6/17/2015
USIBWC Completes Repair of International Sewer Pipe

6/3/2015
Amistad Dam Road to Remain Closed in June

6/2/2015
U.S. Commissioner to Attend June 18th Public Meeting in Imperial Beach, CA; History of Tijuana River Valley and Efforts to Improve San Diego Water Quality also on Agenda

5/27/2015
The Colorado River's Economic Impact, California Drought, and New River Cleanup on Agenda for June 10th Public Meeting in Calexico, CA

5/22/2015
Rio Grande Water Levels to Rise in Lower Rio Grande Valley

4/30/2015
USIBWC Mourns Loss of Two Employees in Fatal Crane Accident at Amistad Dam

4/30/2015
Amistad Dam Road to Remain Closed Following Crane Accident

4/29/2015
Crane Accident Occurs at Amistad Dam; Two American Workers Are Missing

4/28/2015
Amistad Dam Road to Reopen May 1st

3/4/2015
March 9th Public Meeting to Discuss Transboundary Water Quality, Stormwater, and Mining Issues

3/3/2015
Agency Head to Speak at March 11th Public Meeting in Yuma, AZ; Drought Response and Environmental Restoration Also on Agenda

2/25/2015
Border Environmental Projects and Tijuana River Water Quality on Agenda for March 12th Public Meeting in Imperial Beach, CA

2/24/2015
Amistad Dam Road to Close February 26th - March 31st

1/29/2015
Flood Control Infrasturcture and the City of Harlingen's Trail System in the Arroyo Colorado on Agenda for February 11th Public Meeting in Mercedes

1/26/2015
Water Supply and Flood Control Projects on Agenda For February 12th Public Meeting in El Paso