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Posted on: January 5, 2024

Discover & Learn More about Water Rates-Open House this Thursday

Over the course of the last several months, the District and the public Water Rate Study Committee (WRAC) have evaluated the updated financial plan and water rate proposals from Raftelis Financial Consultants. At the December 19 Board Meeting, the Board a...

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Updates - Water Main Break in Aptos - January 6, 2024

Posted Saturday, January 6, 2024 at 11:26 am:

Boil Water Notice is Cancelled!

The Soquel Creek Water District in conjunction with the State Water Resources Control Board the Santa Cruz County Health Department has determined that, through abatement of the p...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Join Us to Learn About the Water Rates Setting Process

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At Soquel Creek Water District, we are committed to providing our community with high-quality, reliable water services. Our region is addressing the critical overdraft of our groundwater basin and actively working to protect against the seawater intrusion...

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board is Accepting Comments

The Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board (Central Coast Water Board) is accepting comments on updated language in proposed Order R3-2023-0033, Waste Discharge and Water Reclamation Requirements, for the Pure Water Soquel Groundwater Replenis...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Office Closed to the Public

The Soquel Creek Water District office will be closed to the public until October 1 due to construction in the lobby. If you need assistance, please call 831-475-8500 option 3.

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board is Accepting Comments

Proposed Order No. R3-2023-0033:  On September 11, 2023, the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board (Central Coast Water Board) issued a public notice regarding accepting comments on proposed Order No. R3-2023-0033, Waste Dis...

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Posted on: May 9, 2023

The District is Hiring!

We are currently hiring for a Contracts & Customer Service Billing Specialist and a Customer Service Field Technician I/II

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Posted on: March 10, 2023

Water Service Update (Near Bates Creek)

March 14, 2023 Update

For those who have received a Boil Order notice, it has now been cancelled. The District in conjunction with the State Water Resources Control Board has determined that, through abatement of the health hazard and comprehensive testing...

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Posted on: March 7, 2023

Seeking Committee Members for 2023 Water Rate Study

The District is accepting applications from interested customers to serve as ratepayer representatives to the Board of Directors ad hoc Committee on water rates. The purpose of the Committee is to provide focused input to the Board of Directors on water r...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Helpful storm-related information

The County of Santa Cruz and the surrounding region are experiencing a series of winter storm events. Soquel Creek Water District staff is continually assessing our water infrastructure and preparing to be responsive in providing our customers reliable wa...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Pure Water Soquel Receives $26.5 Million in Additional State Funding.

For Immediate Release?

 

Date: October 5, 2022 

Contact Information: Melanie Mow Schumacher, Special Projects-Communications Manager? 831-475-8501 x153  melanies@soquelcreekwater.org? 

 

Pure Water...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

2022 Pure Water Soquel Video Contest Winners

We are excited to announce the two winners of our 2022 Pure Water Soquel High School Video Contest. 

The contest theme focused on Pure Water Soquel and our water challenges here in Mid-County. The students were asked to make a 90-second PSA video ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

What's on Tap Newsletter Now Available

What's on Tap is our newsletter that we publish three times a year. This edition, January – April 2022,  features articles on our strategic plan update, our WaterSmart customer portal, Pure Water Soquel, Capital Improvement Pr...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

2021 Soquel Creek Water District Consumer Confidence/Water Quality Report is now available!

Visit our Water Quality Report webpage to view your 2021 Consumer Confidence/Water Quality Report and learn more about your drinking water. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view the report. This report contains information ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)

The District has applied for the California Department of Community Services & Development’s LIHWAP program to provide assistance to low-income customers who are struggling to pay their water bills. LIHWAP will offer a one-time payment of up...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Water Shutoffs to Resume in February

During the height of the pandemic, a moratorium was placed on water shutoffs. This meant that customers that were behind on their bills could keep their utility services turned on. That moratorium ended December 31, 2021. 

Beginning February 2022 ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

2020 Urban Water Management Plan Adopted by Board

The Soquel Creek Water District Board of Directors adopted the 2020 Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) and the District’s Water Shortage Contingency (WSCP) Plan at their June 15, 2021 Board Meeting. The UWMP is a required report by the Californi...

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