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…

Road Work on Meko Drive Schedule to Start September 17 in Camp Connell

  Road work associated with the Techite Project is scheduled to being this week in the Camp Connell area. The Calaveras County Water District is repaving the shoulders along Meko Drive starting Thursday, September 17 and estimate this to last one week.  Work will occur between the hours of 7 AM to 5 PM daily. …

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,…

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…

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…

CCWD to Conduct Sewer Smoke Testing in Copperopolis Starting March 26

The Calaveras County Water District will be conducting smoke testing on its sewer system in Copperopolis from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the area of Arrowhead St., Bayview Dr. and Signal Hill Trail starting Thursday March 26 and continuing through the beginning of next week. Community members will observe smoke coming from various portions…

Reach 1 Pipeline Replacement Project to Resume Along Highway 4 between Forest Meadows and Avery

Construction on the Reach 1 Pipeline Replacement Project between Forest Meadows and Avery will resume on Monday March 2. For a detailed project overview & construction update, click here. For the three-week construction schedule, click here. Project info: CCWD is replacing about 5 miles of water transmission pipeline between Avery and Forest Meadows. Construction began…