Water Resources Laboratory

Provide cost-effective analytical testing services and high quality data to meet the testing requirements of the water and wastewater systems.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

Perform all required testing in accordance with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) or Standard Methods approved analytical methods.


Provide laboratory services for Water, Wastewater, Engineering and other departments within the City.


Perform and complete proficiency testing required to maintain Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) certification.


Provide and submit regulatory reports to the Regional Water Quality Control Board and the State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water.


Maintain all major analytical instrumentation in accordance with Standard Methods and manufacturer recommendations.


Provide ongoing technical training to staff.

PROJECT OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

Contract with a consultant to perform the duties of a Quality Manager as required by the California Environmental Laboratory Assessment Program (ELAP) regulations. Have contract in place by December 31, 2022.

STAFFING INFORMATION


Authorized Positions

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

MEASURABLE OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

OTHER PROGRAM MEASURES