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Water System Reliability Project Starts in Rolling Hills

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Cal Water has begun an important water main replacement project in Rolling Hills that will keep water service in the area reliable. The upgrade will ensure customers continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency needs. The project, which will take approximately 12 weeks to complete, includes the installation of 4,160…

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A Recent Article About Water Quality

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On February 26, 2021, The Guardian published an article about the disproportional impact of drinking water quality violations on some communities. It is important to keep in mind that there are more than 50,000 water systems in the United States, and more than half of those serve fewer than 500 customers. Because of this massively…

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New Main Installation to Begin on Main Street in Visalia

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Cal Water will start a water infrastructure upgrade Sunday night in downtown Visalia as part of the utility’s commitment to ensuring critical infrastructure remains safe and reliable. The upgrade will ensure local customers and firefighters continue to have water for their everyday needs and in the event of an emergency. The utility plans to replace…

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Booster Pump Station Upgrade Completed in Redondo Beach

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Cal Water’s Rancho Dominguez District completed a water infrastructure upgrade in southern Redondo Beach this week that will strengthen water system reliability and infrastructure resiliency for customers’ everyday needs and firefighters’ emergency needs. The utility installed a new booster pump, which can transfer 750 gallons of water per minute throughout the area. This project will…

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Infrastructure Project on Palos Verdes Peninsula

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Cal Water began an important water main replacement project in the southern part of the Palos Verdes Peninsula earlier this 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,…

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Mountain View Water Infrastructure Project Complete

Mountain View Water Infrastructure Improvement Project

As part of its ongoing commitment to ensure water system infrastructure remains safe and reliable in its Los Altos District, Cal Water has completed an infrastructure upgrade in northern Mountain View. The upgrade ensures customers and firefighters continue to have the water they need for their everyday and emergency needs. The project, which began in…

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Evan Markey Selected to Temporarily Lead Oroville

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Cal Water has announced temporary leadership changes for its Oroville District. Evan Markey has been named Interim District Manager, while previous District Manager George Barber is serving as Interim Director of Field Operations for the utility’s northern California region. Tavis Beynon will continue to serve as the Interim District Manager for the Chico District. In…

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2021 College Scholarship Program Cycle Launched

College Scholarship Program

Students in All Group Service Areas Encouraged to Apply for Eighth Annual Program California Water Service Group (Group) has opened its annual College Scholarship Program for students residing in areas served by its California, Hawaii, New Mexico, and Washington subsidiaries. Eligible students may apply for one of multiple scholarships; a total of $80,000 will be…

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Livermore Poster Contest for Grammar School Students

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Cal Water, Livermore Municipal Water, and Zone 7 Water Agency (Zone 7) have launched the annual Livermore Water Awareness Poster Contest. The theme for this year’s contest is “Without Water, Life Would Be Pretty Dry.” All third- to fifth-grade students who are enrolled at Livermore schools or are Livermore residents are encouraged to participate. Judges…

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$1.7 Million in Community Support in Unprecedented Year

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California Water Service Group (Group) and its subsidiaries donated more than $1.7 million to community organizations and customers in 2020, exceeding 2019 contributions by an estimated $500,000. The increase was due to elevated community need, as many of the utility’s service areas were impacted economically by the pandemic. Group’s contributions went to organizations that provide…

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