There are many interesting, important, and fun things to do in the Prescott basin. Below are links to the cities/town’s websites, along with links to important organizations and Specific Activities. Click on the links below to see them all and to get more information on all the events you won’t want to miss.
- Area Activities
- CITIZENS WATER ADVOCACY GROUP (CWAG)
- Williamson Valley Fire District Pancake Breakfasts
- Specific Activities
Citizens Water Advocacy Group –
Calendar of Meetings and Events
Saturday, March 14, 2020
NEW! 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – CWAG Monthly Meeting. Water in the Prescott Region: A Diminishing Resource. Find out where Prescott and central Yapavai County residents get their water and why aquifer levels are diminishing at an unsustainable rate. Ed Wolfe, retired geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey and CWAG Education Committee Chair, will talk about where Prescott area water comes from, the causes of overdraft, and the future of the Big Chino pipeline. For more information visit www.cwagaz.org call 445-4218 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist (GPUU) Congregation building, 882 Sunset in Prescott (two blocks behind True Value).
Friday, March 27, 2020
8:00 a.m. � 3:30 p.m. – Engage in exciting discussions at the Water Resources Research Center’s 2020 annual conference, Water at the Crossroads: The Next 40 Years. Join us as we look back at the last 40 years of Arizona water management and forward to the next 40 years. Keynote: Former Arizona Governor Bruce Babbit. Luncheon Keynote: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman on “The Colorado River and Arizona’s Water Management.” Presentations and moderated panels will focus on describing how our water resources are changing, what pressures water-use sectors face now and in the future, what types of choices are being made around the State, and how we can best achieve long-term resilience. At each crossroads, our decisions must be carefully considered if we are going to achieve a more resilient water future for all Arizonans. A link to register may be found the CWAG Calendar Listing for this Event. Location: Black Canyon Conference Center, 9440 N 25th Ave, Phoenix, AZ.
Saturday, May 2, 2020
NEW! 1:00pm – 5:00pm – CWAG Verde Canyon Scenic Railroad Trip, Join CWAG and guide Gary Beverly for a 4 hour trip along the scenic Verde River with a 12% group discount (price $72 inc. tax). For details contact Fred Oswald, at email@example.com. Location Clarkdale train station.
The video for CWAG’s November general meeting featuring Prescott Senior Assistant City Attorney Clyde Halstead can be found at: https://www.cwagaz.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=42&Itemid=66
The video for our September General meeting is now available at:
https://www.cwagaz.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=323:2019-09-14&catid=42&Itemid=423 The scope of the presentation was OUR WATER FUTURE: CWAG ANSWERS QUESTIONS. These questions included: How can Prescott balance housing development and water use with long-range water sustainability? What can the city do to encourage neighboring cities to conserve water and reduce depletion of our shared aquifer?
The video of CWAG’s August 3 Prescott Council Candidate forum can now be viewed at: https://www.cwagaz.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=42&Itemid=66
You can view past CWAG meeting presentations on our website at: https://www.cwagaz.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=42&Itemid=66
Williamson Valley Fire District Pancake Breakfasts
THE NEXT BREAKFAST WILL BE SUNDAY, March 29, 2020!
Williamson Valley Fire District sponsors a pancake breakfast on the last Sunday of each month from 8 to 10 am at the fire station located at 15450 Williamson Valley Road (Hootenanny Hollar). The breakfasts feature regular and cinnamon pancakes, eggs to order and omelets with different ingredients, both pork and turkey bacon, coffee and juice. All this is available for a voluntary donation to support the firefighters!