News Flash

Posted on: August 14, 2019

Identify potential water savings

Schedule a free Water Wise House Call with one of our Water Conservation Technician's, who can help you identify water savings and learn how to use water efficiently.

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Posted on: August 10, 2019

Transparency Certificate of Excellence Awarded to CCWD

For Immediate Release: August 2019Contact: Jerry Brown, General Manager, jbrown@ccwater.comTransparency Certificate of Excellence Awarded to Contra Costa Water District

Concord, CA — The Contra Costa Water District received the District Transpar...

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District News
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Announcing the winners of this year's Water Awareness Youth Art Contest

Thank you to everyone who participated and voted! We received many worthy entries in this year's contest. More than 700 ballots were cast by members of our community.

See the winning entries... District News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

2019-2020 Water Education Program

Calling all teachers! Sign up today to be entered into a lottery for our Los Vaqueros field trip and water treatment plant tours through the Water Education Program.

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Join us for a public tour of your water facilities

Reserve your spot on a free tour of Contra Costa Water District. You’ll go behind the scenes to learn how this vital infrastructure works!

See details about current tours offered. District News
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Board welcomes science fair winners

The future is bright for the water industry, as two students from De La Salle High School in Concord, California attended a recent CCWD Board meeting where they received certificates and monetary awards for their winning science projects. The students too...

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District News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Preparing for Public Safety Power Shutoffs

During high fire risk periods, PG&E may turn off electricity in designated areas when extreme fire danger conditions are forecast. CCWD has an action plan should we lose power. Learn more about what this means for your water service and how to prepare.

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Posted on: June 30, 2019

Your Drinking Water in 2018

As the water providers to more than 500,000 people, we take great effort and great pride in delivering a product that exceeds all drinking water standards set by the state and federal governments. This report is available in English and Spanish.

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

Environmental Science Summer Camp Participation

District staff recently participated in the Contra Costa Economic Partnership's Environmental Science Camp. The weeklong camp promotes STEAM and water industry jobs through the lens of environmental engineering giving local high school students the opport...

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District News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Setting your sprinklers? Avoid the 9-to-5

Regardless of whether we've had a rainy winter season, our common sense water use prohibitions from the drought remain in place. Because no matter the water year, it's always a good idea to use water efficiently.

Prohibited water uses... District News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Districts Make the Difference Video Contest

The 2019 Student Video Contest is part of the Districts Make the Difference public outreach campaign established by the California Special Districts Association to increase public awareness and understanding of special districts. Create a fun and informat...

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District News
Posted on: June 5, 2019

Visit our Interpretive Center at the Los Vaqueros Reservoir

Did you know we have an Interpretive Center out at Los Vaqueros Reservoir? There are exhibits on the cultural history of the area, animals, and the unique role Los Vaqueros plays in providing you clean and healthy water. Open on weekends.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Be safe around the Contra Costa Canal

The temperature is getting warmer and school is almost out! Whether you're taking a stroll or going for a bike ride on the trails near the Contra Costa Canal, please remember to be safe.

Learn how... District News
Posted on: May 24, 2019

District participates in STEAM Day at local middle school

We recently participated in a STEAM Day event with over 300 sixth graders at Foothill Middle School in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District. 

Sean Hartman, our Crew Lead Mechanic, shared the intricate repair process of broken pipes, highlighting...

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District News
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Watch for CCWD Impostors

This is a reminder to our customers to always be alert and watch out for impostors presenting themselves as CCWD employees. You can call us 24-hours a day at 925-688-8095 to confirm the identity of the person at your door if you're ever concerned.

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