Truckee Meadows Water Authority

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Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA) is a public authority providing water services in the Truckee Meadows of Washoe County in Northern Nevada, which serves more than 330,000 residents. The Authority is governed by a seven-member Board of Directors, appointed by the cities of Reno and Sparks and Washoe County.

The staff is led by a General Manager. The Authority provides a wide range of water services to households and businesses within its service area, ranging from potable water residential service, to irrigation, non-potable water and fire protection services.

The Authority is a party to the Truckee River Operating Agreement, an interstate agreement governing the use of water resources from the Truckee River.

Member agencies[edit]

  • TMWA Director and Reno City Council Member Jenny Brekhus (Democratic)
  • TMWA Director and Sparks City Council Member Kristopher Dahir (Republican)
  • TMWA Director and Reno City Council Member Naomi Duerr (Democratic)
  • TMWA Chairman and Washoe County Commissioner Vaughn Hartung (Republican)
  • TMWA Director and Reno City Council Member Neoma Jardon (Republican)
  • TMWA Director and Washoe County Commissioner Jeanne Herman (Republican)
  • TMWA Vice Chairman and Sparks Mayor Paul Anderson (Republican)

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