Notice of Violation for DBP Exceedance | Ebbetts Pass Service Area

Disinfection By-Products Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) Exceedance for Disinfection By-Products (DBPs) in the Ebbetts Pass Distribution System February, 2021   DBPs are formed in the water system when chlorine used in the disinfection process reacts with naturally occurring total organic carbon (TOC – formed by the decomposition of plant matter). TOC is difficult to remove…

Pipeline Replacements in Rancho Calaveras to Begin February 3

Starting Monday February 3, the Calaveras County Water District will begin replacing more than 100 water service lines prone to leaking on Kirby Street, Gabor Street and Garner Place in Rancho Calaveras. Work will begin Monday on Gabor Street, and normal working hours will be between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. Some…

Sewer Hydroflushing Taking Place in La Contenta HOA

The Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) is working in conjunction with George Reed, Inc., to perform hydroflushing and cleaning of all sewer systems within the La Contenta Homeowners Association. The work is currently underway and will continue through the end of this week, Friday Sept. 13. CCWD encourages all residents of La Contenta to make…

No Harmful Algal Blooms Found in CCWD Drinking Water Supply Testing

Over the past few months, harmful algal blooms (HABs) have been identified in Calaveras County and throughout California by the State Water Resources Control Board, including in New Melones and New Hogan reservoirs (click here for more information). In light of these concerns, the Calaveras County Water District collected water samples in all rivers, lakes…