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Rebates Available

PCWA wants you to save this summer with rebates for both residential and business customers to upgrade sprinkler systems, replace thirsty lawn, install high-efficiency toilets and more!

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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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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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Hazard Tree Removal

PCWA staff will be commencing the removal of hazard trees along the Boardman Canal in the coming weeks due to the storms that impacted our area in December 2021. These hazardous trees and their locations can be reviewed online using our interactive map.

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Recent News
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...

Wildfires Contaminating the West's Depleting Water

Officials in Las Vegas, New Mexico, had barely finished battling the massive Calf Canyon-Hermits Peak wildfire earlier this month before they had to point their defenses toward another threat: the ash-filled erosion that could pollute their water. Read more... (external link)

Summer Recreation on the Middle Fork American River Project

With the arrival of warm weather and Memorial Day weekend upcoming, PCWA issued its 2022 recreational water release schedule and campground information for its Middle Fork American River Project. Read more...

PCWA Awards Five Grants to Placer County Public Water Purveyors

At the PCWA Board of Directors meeting on May 19, the Board awarded five grants totaling $225,000 to four public water purveyors in Placer County. The grants, funded through PCWA’s Financial Assistance Program (FAP), support Placer County special districts with projects that enhance safe and reliable drinking water service, water infrastructure reliability, and water and energy resources stewardship. Read more...

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