Reach 3A Project Update: December 21

Due to the winter storms that have been passing through the Arnold area, T&S Construction’s work schedule has been limited on the Reach 3A Project. Please see the construction schedule below for the planned construction schedule between December 22 and January 5. December 22: Construction crews will be performing work along Blagen Road near the entryway…

CCWD Board Discusses Groundwater, Water Conservation and Elects Officers

The Calaveras County Water District Board of Directors voted unanimously to move forward with the formation of a Groundwater Sustainability Agency at a Board meeting Wednesday December 14. This Board acted to maintain control of a roughly 70-square mile portion of Calaveras County that overlies part of the Eastern San Joaquin Groundwater Subbasin, which has…

Sustainable Groundwater Management Act Overview

Overview of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA): After many years of unsustainable groundwater pumping practices throughout much of California, the state Legislature passed SGMA in 2015, which tasked local agencies authorities with managing their groundwater resources in a sustainable manner. Because the western portion of Calaveras County overlies about 70 square miles of the Eastern San…

Planned Water Shutdown to Impact a Portion of Blagen Road

Weather permitting, a planned water outage will take place in Arnold along a portion of Blagen Road from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday December 16. This outage will impact the Ebbetts Pass Fire Protection District, Sierra Meadows Apartments, Arnold Pet Clinic, Arnold Library and about six homes in the area. Those who are expected to…

December 6: Reach 3A Project Update

Due to intermittent weather events, T&S Construction’s work schedule has been limited. The attached photo shows the portion of the pipeline that still needs to be replaced. See below for the tentative, weather-dependent schedule for December 6 through 23. December 6-9: Crews will be working on pipeline tie-ins along Blagen Road. Minor traffic delays may…

Water Service Restored to Arnold after Emergency Leak Repair

Calaveras County Water District crews performed an emergency leak repair between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday November 21 on the old section of the Reach 3A water transmission pipeline, which runs through downtown Arnold and has reached the end of its useful life. Since spring 2016, the District has been working on a $5.3 million…