Infrastructure Updates

Construction in Mountain View

Water Infrastructure Upgrade in Mountain View

Cal Water crews are at work on a water infrastructure upgrade that will improve water supply reliability and fire protection in Mountain View. The project, which will include installation of about 3,720 feet of new eight-inch water main along Starr Way, started in February and is estimated to be complete in May. “Infrastructure improvements like…

Construction workers in Chico

Water Infrastructure Upgrade in Chico

Cal Water has begun work on a water infrastructure upgrade that will improve water supply reliability and fire protection in northwest Chico. The project, which will include installation of about 3,500 feet of new 8-inch and 6-inch water main and four new fire hydrants, is expected to be completed in March. “Infrastructure improvements like this…

Backhoe at Westlake construction site

Infrastructure Upgrades in Westlake

Cal Water has begun two water infrastructure upgrades to improve water supply reliability and fire protection throughout its Westlake District. The two projects include installation of a combined 2,250 feet of new water main and four new fire hydrants, which are estimated to be completed in October 2023. Residents may notice work in the following…

Stockton construction

Infrastructure Upgrades in Stockton

Cal Water is undertaking several water infrastructure upgrades that will improve water supply reliability and fire protection throughout Stockton. The projects include installation of more than 15,000 feet of new water main. Residents may have noticed work in the following locations: Charter Way/Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, from Center Street to California Street Country Club…

Livermore construction trench

Infrastructure Upgrade Begins in Downtown Livermore

Cal Water began work this week on a water infrastructure upgrade that will improve water supply reliability and fire protection in downtown Livermore. The project will include installation of about 800 feet of new water main and the replacement of individual service lines to connect customers to the new main. It is projected to be…

Connecting Struggling Systems to Salinas System

Cal Water announced today that it has received a $4,274,800 grant from the State Department of Water Resources (DWR) to connect several disadvantaged communities’ systems near Middlefield Road in the Salinas Valley with Cal Water’s Salinas District system. “We are committed to protecting our customers’ health and safety, but not all communities have access to…

King City infrastructure improvement project construction

King City infrastructure improvement project

Cal Water recently completed a complex infrastructure improvement project in our King City District. The project included the installation of about 400 feet of new 12-inch water main and a check valve and vault on San Antonio Road to improve water supply reliability and fire protection in the area. This project had the unique challenge…

Chico main installation truck

Infrastructure Upgrade in Chico Begins

Cal Water has begun work on a water infrastructure upgrade that will improve water supply reliability and fire protection in North Central Chico. The project, which will include installation of about 6,000 feet of new 8-inch water main along East Avenue, will be completed ahead of the City of Chico Road Rehabilitation Project to lessen…

Construction on Coronado Avenue in Salinas

Salinas Infrastructure Improvement Project Completed

Cal Water recently completed an infrastructure improvement project in our Salinas District. The project included the installation of 560 feet of new 6-inch PVC water pipe, and replacement of 10 individual customer service lines and one fire hydrant on Coronado Avenue, between Wilson and Santa Barbara streets, in western Salinas. This improves water supply reliability…

Pipe installation in Chico

1,000 feet of New Water Main Installed in Chico

Cal Water completed the final tie-in on an infrastructure improvement project in our Chico District on Wednesday. The project, which began Dec. 12, 2022, saw the installation of about 1,000 feet of new 8- and 6-inch water main on East 3rd Street, between Wall and Orient streets, and on Flume Street, between East 3rd and…