Infrastructure Updates

Installation of New Water Main Begins in Bakersfield

As part of its commitment to ensuring critical infrastructure remains safe and reliable, Cal Water has started a water infrastructure upgrade in the La Cresta/Alta Vista neighborhood of Bakersfield to ensure customers and firefighters continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency needs. The project, which is expected to be completed…

Read more about the April 2020 installation in Bakersfield
Salinas storage tank

Water Storage Tank Upgrade Completed in North Salinas

In these uncertain times, local water utility Cal Water continues to upgrade aging critical infrastructure to ensure its communities have the water they need to help stay healthy, both now and into the future. The utility’s Salinas District has completed a water infrastructure upgrade that will strengthen water system reliability for customers’ everyday needs and…

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New Water Main Installation Begins in North Fair Oaks

Cal Water began a water infrastructure upgrade this week in North Fair Oaks that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. The project, which is expected to take six weeks to complete, includes the installation of 2,400 feet of new 8-inch PVC water main and the…

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New Power Generator in Kernville

Installation of Power Generator in Kernville Completed

In order to enhance fire protection and help prevent water service interruptions for Kernville residents due to potential Public Safety Power Shutoffs by electric utilities this summer, Cal Water has completed an water infrastructure upgrade at its station on Juniper Drive. As part of the project, crews installed a new propane-powered generator and propane-fuel tank.…

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New Water Main Installation Begins in Selma

Cal Water has begun a water infrastructure upgrade in Selma that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. The project includes the installation of 1,000 feet of new 6-inch and 8-inch PVC water main and the replacement of individual customer service connections. Crews will also install…

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New Water Main Installation Begins in Visalia

Cal Water will start a water infrastructure upgrade this week in southern Visalia that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. The project, expected to be completed in April, includes the installation of 3,600 feet of new 6-inch, 8-inch, and 12-inch PVC and ductile iron water…

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New Water Main Installation Starts in North Salinas

Cal Water began a water infrastructure upgrade this week in the Santa Rita neighborhood of north Salinas that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. This project includes the installation of 3,006 feet of new 8-inch and 6-inch PVC water main and the replacement of 65…

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Group Invests in Water System Infrastructure in 2019

As part of its promise to provide quality, service, and value to its communities, California Water Service Group invested $273.8 million in water system infrastructure in its service areas in 2019. Among the projects completed last year to keep its systems safe and reliable were: Installation of 145,881 feet of new water main to replace…

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New Water Main Installation Begins on Valecroft Avenue

Cal Water began a water infrastructure upgrade this week in Thousand Oaks that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. The project, which is expected to be completed in three to four months, includes the installation of 1,800 feet of new 8-inch ductile iron water main…

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New Water Main Installation in Los Altos Hills Begins

Cal Water started a water infrastructure upgrade in Los Altos Hills that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs today. The project, which began this week and is expected to be completed at the end of May, includes the installation of 4,032 feet of new 6-inch…

Read more about the February 2020 Los Altos Hills installation