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Infrastructure Improvement Project Completed in Salinas

Cal Water has completed a water main replacement project in northern Salinas that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. The project included the installation of approximately 2,600 feet of new 8-inch water pipe. Crews also replaced six fire hydrants and 64 individual customer service connections.…

Infrastructure Improvement Project Begins in Bakersfield

Cal Water began a water main replacement project in central Bakersfield today that will improve water system reliability and fire protection in the area. The infrastructure upgrade will ensure local customers continue to have a reliable water supply for their everyday and emergency needs. The project, which will take about 12 weeks to complete, includes…

King City elevated tank demolition

Elevated Storage Tank in King City Removed

Cal Water recently decommissioned and removed its 100,000-gallon, elevated water tank. The tank, located in downtown King City, no longer meets newer seismic standards and has not been in use since 2013. According to Acting Local Manager Gary Vincelet, retrofitting the tank to make it seismically sound would have been costly and needlessly increase water…

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Proposal to Invest $1.02 Billion Between 2022 and 2024

As part of its commitment to provide a reliable supply of safe, clean water and affordable service to the communities it serves, Cal Water yesterday submitted its 2022-2024 infrastructure improvement plans for all of its California districts in its General Rate Case (GRC) filing with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). The proposal also contains…

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Infrastructure Improvement Project Begins in Los Altos

Cal Water began an important water main replacement project in central Los Altos last week that will keep critical water infrastructure and service in the area safe and reliable. The upgrade will ensure customers continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency needs. The project, which will take about nine weeks…

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Infrastructure Improvement Project Completed in Salinas

As part of its ongoing commitment to ensure water system infrastructure remains safe and reliable in its Salinas District, Cal Water has completed a water pipeline replacement project in central Salinas. The upgrade ensures customers and firefighters continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency needs. The project included the installation…

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Infrastructure Project Completed in Bakersfield

Cal Water completed a water main replacement project last week in the eastern part of Bakersfield. The project will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ and businesses’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. The project included the installation of 3,740 feet of new 8-inch PVC water main, four replaced fire hydrants, and…

Replacing Aging Infrastructure in Rolling Hills Estates

Cal Water will begin an important water main replacement project in Rolling Hills Estates on Monday, June 21, 2021, to keep critical water infrastructure and service in the area safe and reliable. The upgrade will ensure customers continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency needs. The project, which will take…

Water Infrastructure Upgrade Begins in East Los Angeles

Cal Water has begun a critical water infrastructure improvement project in East Los Angeles, near the border of South Montebello, that will ensure local customers and firefighters continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency needs. The project, expected to be completed by August, includes the installation of 5,500 feet of…

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Infrastructure Upgrade Completed in East Bakersfield

As part of the utility’s commitment to ensuring critical infrastructure remains safe and reliable, particularly during the pandemic, Cal Water completed a large-scale water main replacement project in the eastern part of Bakersfield last week. This upgrade ensures that customers and firefighters will continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency…