Board Views System Development Charge Options

Looking to meet future water resource needs as the population of Virgin Valley increases, the Virgin Valley Water District(VVWD) Board of Directors viewed options presented by district financial manager Wes Smith at their meeting Tuesday, June 20. … [Read more...]

Water Board Moves to Replace Flat Top Tank and Correct Pressure Problems

With a full complement of capital construction projects slated in the coming year, the Virgin Valley Water District Board of Directors moved forward by authorizing Sunrise Engineering of Washington, UT, to provide engineering and construction … [Read more...]

2018 Budget approved as bill to curb VVWD authority

The Directors of the Virgin Valley Water District, in a 5-0 vote, unanimously approved a final budget for FY2018 on May 16. The 2018 budget calls for capital and operating expenses totaling $11 million. The VVWD budget will be submitted to the State … [Read more...]

Water Board views budget revenue options

The Virgin Valley Water District Board of Directors devoted most of its April 18 meeting to an information session on WaterWorth, a software that helps utilities evaluate revenues and expenses to model options for budget decision-making. The … [Read more...]

An evening of harmonious beauty

Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra performed its season finale April 8 at the CasaBlanca Showroom, Mesquite. Setting a smart pace with “Overtures and More,” by favorite composers from several musical periods, Conductor Selmer Spitzer led his mus … [Read more...]

Board OKs Tentative Budget

At its second budget meeting on Tuesday, April 4, the Virgin Valley Water District Board voted 3-0 (two absent) to accept a tentative budget that includes capital outlay of $10,785,000 and a 5 percent employee raise. Its formal budget for fiscal … [Read more...]

Bank of Nevada Funds Bricks and Mortar Boards

Dan Wright, Mesquite Branch President of Bank of Nevada, presented $2,500 checks to both Virgin Valley HS Principal Cliff Hughes, and Mesquite Community Education Foundation President Darlene Nelson. The presentation was made Monday at the high … [Read more...]

VVHS “Spring Fling” showcases student skills

Students of Virgin Valley High School are ready to show off their skills as they host a “Spring Fling.” The community is invited to enjoy a delicious student-prepared dinner and an evening of top-notch student entertainment on Tuesday, March 21, 6-9 p … [Read more...]

Symphony Wows the House

The Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra is a dream fulfilled for its growing number of musicians and their appreciative sold-out audiences. The 3-year-old orchestra has hit its stride. On Saturday, Feb. 18, SNSO performed its winter concert, “Voices o … [Read more...]

VVWD ties up details and prepares for rules update

The Virgin Valley Water District Board dealt with only two actionable items at its Feb. 21 meeting, The short agenda, however, has significance for current and future development within the district. Upon finalizing a letter to owners of unbuilt … [Read more...]