Funds sought for new Tulloch intake

Funds sought for new Tulloch intake Article Provided by Calaveras Enterprise [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Calaveras County Water District board of directors Wednesday approved a declaration of emergency to clear the way for a $1.6 million project that will build a new, more drought-resistant water intake in Tulloch Reservoir. The intake serves 2,500 customers in the Copperopolis area.…

CCWD sets limits on irrigation

CCWD Sets Limits on Irrigation Article Provided by Calaveras Enterprise [dropcap ]C[/dropcap]alaveras County Water District customers will only be able to irrigate lawns and ornamental landscaping two days a week under drought conservation regulations the district’s board of directors approved on Wednesday. “It’s definitely a scary situation and it presents a real challenge,” CCWD Community…

Calaveras Conserves Booth

If you’re heading to the Calaveras County Fair this week, drop by the Calaveras Conserves booth. It’s on your right after you enter on the lawn up the hill. You’ll find mandatory water conservation information for every water agency in the county. For more info, go to www.calaverasconserves.com

CCWD Attends Sheep Ranch Community Meeting

[dropcap ]T[/dropcap]he Sheep Ranch community asked that CCWD attend its community meeting Friday, April 24. CCWD General Manager Dave Eggerton was joined by District 2 Director Terry Strange and Community Relations Manager Joel Metzger at the event. Community members were given an overview of the emergency drought situation and an outlook on Sheep Ranch’s water supply for this summer.…