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 Holds Town Hall Meeting in Arnold

The Calaveras County Water District held a town hall meeting in Arnold Thursday January 16. The following topics were discussed: CCWD overview PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs Capital Improvement Projects Legislative Updates Customer Service To view a copy of the full presentation, click here. The following handouts were provided to attendees: PG&E PSPS Water Shutoff…

CCWD Notifying Customers of Proposed Water, Sewer Rate Changes

After more than a year of in-depth analysis and discussion, the Calaveras County Water District Board of Directors instructed staff to send written notifications to customers regarding proposed changes to rates for the District’s 13,000 water customers and 5,000 sewer customers (click here to read the notice). These notices are required by Proposition 2018 (Prop.…

CCWD Joined by Community to Celebrate Completion of Reach 3A Project

More than 60 people joined the Calaveras County Water District Board of Directors and staff at Cedar Center in Arnold Wednesday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the $5.3 million Reach 3A Water Transmission Pipeline Replacement Project, which has been under construction since spring 2016. To kick off the ceremony, CCWD General…