News Flash

Posted on: April 12, 2019

Loop Canal Cleaning Complete

District crews completed the annual cleaning of the Contra Costa Loop Canal. You may notice it begin to refill in the coming days, and it will be fully operational by April 15.

Additional Info and Map... District News
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Lawn to Garden Participant Profile

We interviewed a Martinez resident who participated in the Lawn to Garden Rebate Program about his experiences through the process. Check it out to learn about his transformation from lawn to garden.

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Contra Costa Spring Home and Garden Show

Create the garden of your dreams at the Contra Costa Home and Garden Show this weekend! Visit our booth for info and ideas about sustainable, water efficient landscaping.

Event Info and FREE tickets... District News
Posted on: March 28, 2019

Annual Trout Fishing Derby at Los Vaqueros

We're hosting the annual Trout Fishing Derby at Los Vaqueros during the month of April 2019. Anglers who catch the three largest trout by weight will win!

Additional Info... District News
Posted on: March 20, 2019

Contra Costa County Science and Engineering Fair

Representatives from 11 local water, wastewater, and recycled water agencies, including Contra Costa Water District, recently joined forces for the annual Contra Costa County Science and Engineering Fair.

Additional Info... District News
Posted on: November 16, 2018

New rates are in effect

The District’s Board of Directors approved the proposed rate structure changes and the rate adjustment at a public hearing on January 2, 2019. Changes are effective February 1, 2019.

See what's changed... District News
Posted on: February 26, 2019

Water-Wise Garden Workshops

We are presenting several informative and inspiring workshops to prepare you for a successful lawn conversion. You'll receive advice from professional landscape designers and hear from a customer's perspective about their lessons learned.

More details and registration. District News
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Announcing spring dates for full day facilities tour

Did you know that 99 percent of the water we serve flows through the Contra Costa Canal? Go behind the scenes on our tour to learn how this vital infrastructure works!

See details and register... District News
Posted on: January 28, 2019

Los Vaqueros Trail Closure Notice for Nesting Golden Eagles

It's that time of year again, when the Golden Eagles begin their nesting at the Los Vaqueros Reservoir and Watershed. In order to give them their space during this sensitive time, we'll be temporarily closing some trails.

See details and a map... District News
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Water Education on the Delta

Every year in January and February, we sponsor Delta Discovery Voyages for 4,000 local fifth grade students. What better way to learn about water than to go directly to the source?

Learn more... District News
Posted on: January 10, 2019

Canal Replacement Project Segments 3 and 4 completed

Canal Replacement Project

Last month, we replaced about one mile of unlined Contra Costa Canal in the Oakley area with a buried 10-foot diameter reinforced concrete pipeline. The main goal of this project is to enhance public safety and security. This project is also an investment...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report now available

The Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for fiscal year 2018 includes an overview of the District and thorough financial information related to our operations, control, maintenance, and debt administration. The District strives to be fiscally conservati...

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