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American River Basin Study

The American River Basin Study (ARBS) was released in August 2022. The study highlights a changing climate's impact to water resources and recommends evaluating adaptation strategies to address these vulnerabilities to the water supply.

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Multiyear Rate Adjustment

The PCWA Board of Directors has adopted new rates, fees, and charges for water service to take effect on January 1, 2023. PCWA has set up a page complete with FAQs about the new rates and rate-setting process.

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Drought Recommendations

California is experiencing a severe drought. With a hot summer coming, Gov. Newsom has called on all Californians to increase their water conservation efforts and reduce water use by 20 percent.

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Recent News
PCWA Board Receives Update on Mosquito Fire

At the September 15 PCWA Board of Directors meeting, the Board received a comprehensive report from staff on the progress of the Mosquito Fire and the status of PCWA’s Middle Fork American River Project, which is located within the footprint of the Mosquito Fire. Read more...

Study Details Climate Change Impacts and Strategies for Addressing Future Water Demands, Flood Risks, and Environmental Impacts

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has released a long-awaited study that identifies future climate and hydrology projections and outlines gaps between water supplies and projected urban and agricultural demands in the American River Basin. Read more...

PCWA General Manager Andy Fecko Named to Federal Commission on Wildland Fire Mitigation

PCWA announced today that General Manager Andy Fecko has been named to serve on the newly-established Wildland Fire Mitigation and Management Commission. Created by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law signed by President Biden in 2021, the Commission “will play a key role in recommending ways that federal agencies can better prevent, mitigate, suppress and manage wildland fires. Read more...

PCWA Board Surveys Canal Repairs from Winter Storms

The PCWA Board toured recently completed repairs to three segments of PCWA’s canal water system. The segments, damaged by fallen trees and mudslides during record-breaking December storms, have been operating under temporary repairs since early January. Read more...

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