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Monthly Update – 2010-01-31


For the monthly period ending January 31, 2010, the water company experienced the following activity: 1) We made it through the power outages with no significant effects. 2) A large redwood fell near our pump house but luckily missed! 3) We had a minor pumpContinue reading

How to Read Your Water Quality Report


From coast to coast, the news has been awash with reports of consumers kicking the bottled water habit and taking back the tap. People are catching onto the industrys marketing con job. They now know that bottled water is an overpriced rip-off thats no moreContinue reading

Leak Update


12/20/09 Happy winter! All systems are normal. 12/16/09 Our water system up and running normally. 12/15/09 – Evening It appears as though the system is back to normal. Consumption is back down to regular levels. There will be no shut down tonight. We hope toContinue reading

High Water Loss


We are experiencing a high water loss which may be caused by a leak. The leak has been isolated to a certain area but we have yet to find it. There will be interruptions in our water system this weekend while we troubleshoot the system,Continue reading

Flow Meter


According to Tom, the flow meter flew the coup today. So what is a flow meter? It is (wait for it) a device that measures water flow. In our case, this flow meter is helping us accurately measure the total water pulled into the systemContinue reading



Yes, Twitter! In addition to our “normal” lines of communication (this website, telephone, email, knocking on your door, etc), we can and will use Twitter to broadcast updates and emergencies to the group. If we are in the field and have a wireless connection, weContinue reading