Leak Reduction in the Jenny Lind Water System, Including Completion of the Kirby, Gabor, and Garner Service Line Replacement Project

At its September 9th, 2020 Board Meeting, the Calaveras County Water District Board of Directors accepted the successful completion of the Kirby, Gabor, and Garner Service Line Replacement Project.  The project was part of a larger effort by CCWD to reduce the number of leaks in the Jenny Lind distribution system. The Jenny Lind distribution…

Reminder- Highway 4 Reach 1 Water Pipeline Replacement Project Public Outreach Meeting Today

The Calaveras County Water District is approaching the finish line for its Reach 1 pipeline project on Highway 4 between Murphys and Avery. Reach 1 is a critical water transmission facility starting at CCWD’s treatment plant on Hunter Dam Road and ending east of Forest Meadows near Murphys. The original steel pipeline, installed in 1965,…

Update on The Highway 4 Reach 1 Water Pipeline Replacement Project and Public Outreach Meeting Dates

The Calaveras County Water District is approaching the finish line for its Reach 1 pipeline project on Highway 4 between Murphys and Avery. Reach 1 is a critical water transmission facility starting at CCWD’s treatment plant on Hunter Dam Road and ending east of Forest Meadows near Murphys. The original steel pipeline, installed in 1965,…

CCWD Launches A New Public Resource Detailing Local Water Conditions

The Calaveras County Water District is launching a new public information tool to assess surface water conditions in the County. The resource will now compile daily data and information reports, which provide up-to-date water conditions for Calaveras County, including: accumulated precipitation, reservoir and lake water levels, stream flows, and more. The daily data is compared…

Construction Begins on Techite Pipeline Replacement Project in Big Trees Village

As of June 1, 2020, the Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) has begun construction on the replacement of a nearly 8,000-foot section of 14-inch-diameter water transmission pipeline along Meko Drive near Dorrington, in Big Trees Village. The project contract was awarded to K.W. Emerson, Inc. for $1.9 million, which will come from CCWD’s Capital Renovation…

CCWD Awarded $2.1 Million FEMA Grant to Replace Five Redwood Tanks Vulnerable to Wildfire

The Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) was notified Tuesday April 28 that it had been awarded a $2.1 million grant to replace five, aging redwood water storage tanks with steel, ignition-resistant tanks along the upper Highway 4 Corridor. The grant was awarded to CCWD by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and it will cover…

Please Maintain Social Distancing When CCWD Crews Are in Your Area

Help keep our field crews healthy. CCWD employees are designated disaster service workers who staff our treatment plants, repair water pipeline breaks and keep the sewer system in working order. If CCWD staff members are in your neighborhood performing critical work, we ask that you maintain proper social distance – at least 6 feet. Starting…

CCWD Awarded $4.75 Million Grant to Consolidate West Point, Wilseyville Wastewater Plants

The Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $4.75 million grant from the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) to consolidate its wastewater treatment plants in West Point and Wilseyville.  The project will combine two small wastewater treatment facilities that are both in need of upgrades and will…