We think the best way to develop wise users of our natural resources is through education. Every year, we reach more than 25,000 students through stimulating, age-appropriate and fun-filled educational experiences in the classroom, on a field trip&mda...
The proposed water rates and charges were formally presented to the District's Board of Directors at a Public Hearing on Jan. 3, 2018. The Board voted to adopt the proposed adjustments. Changes to rates and charges will become effective Feb. 1, 2018.
On January 2, 2018, District crews began draining the loop portion of the Contra Costa Canal (Canal) in anticipation of regular annual cleaning. Each winter, the District conducts a full cleaning of 21 miles of the Canal loop...
CCWD is repairing a small section of Los Vaqueros Road near the Marina. This necessary work to repair damage caused by last winter's storms may cause minor traffic delays for visitors to the Los Vaqueros Watershed. Work will continue through January.
Cold winter weather should serve as a reminder to ensure your home's water pipes are protected. Low temperatures can cause pipes to freeze and burst; which creates major damage to your home and wastes water.
The 2018 California Resident Sport Fishing License is now available at the Los Vaqueros Marina. It will be required on Jan. 1, 2018. The Marina also has one-day state licenses. Please bring your current license with you to speed processing time.
The Contra Costa Water District is evaluating its rate structure. This study is designed to recommend changes to the existing rate structure. The District's Board of Directors will be discussing this study throughout the year.
A foggy morning in late January provided a great opportunity for local Landscape Photographer Marc Crumpler. He hiked up through the heavy fog up Los Vaqueros to the sunlight and caught these haunting photos of the watershed.
The Contra Costa Water District recently completed its every three-year testing for lead and copper as required by federal regulations. Consistent with previous years, all results came back well below regulations.
The CCWD reminds customers to watch out for imposters representing themselves as water district employees (or another utility representative) to scam area residents.