Elect Member Fauzia Rizvi to promote access to safe, clean, and sustainable water.
About the Position
The Western Municipal Water District is one of the largest public agencies in Riverside County, providing water, wastewater (sewer), and recycled water services to nearly one million people across 527 square miles in western Riverside County. Western’s board of directors are elected to four-year terms by registered voters in five geographic divisions, which are apportioned by population. Terms are staggered to ensure continuity. Directors must reside within their elected division.
About the Division
Western’s Division 5 contains parts of Corona and the Temescal Valley.
About the Candidate
Fauzia Rizvi, an engineer and business owner, is a 17-year resident of Corona, CA. According to campaign materials, Rizvi is running for election to prioritize self-sufficient technology to meet water-quality standards, expand the capture of stormwater, and promote new wastewater treatment technologies. Rizvi’s previous community service includes time with For the People Task Force, the City of Corona Homeless Task Force, CNUSD PTA, Corona Norco Interfaith Association, Beloved Corona, and the Riverside Community College Measure C Bond Oversight Committee.
Fauzia Rizvi is endorsed by IE United, the Corona Norco Democratic Club, the Inland Empire Labor Council, and many local- and state-elected officials. According to our analysis, Rizvi is the strongest choice for representative leadership in office.