Important Water Conservation Information for Cal Water Customers

At Cal Water, we’re committed to ensuring a reliable supply of safe, clean water to the faucets of every home and business we serve.

After reviewing the impact of 2023’s rainstorms and local water supply conditions, Cal Water has filed an application with the California Public Utilities Commission to roll back from Stage 2 to Stage 1 of our Water Shortage Contingency Plan. The Stage 1 filing is effective immediately on May 8, 2023, but remains subject to a 30-day review period by the CPUC. In Stage 1, there are no longer irrigation day restrictions on outdoor irrigation, unless local ordinances state otherwise, but other restrictions remain in place.

While we are thankful for all of the precipitation that we have received this year and the water savings our customers have achieved, we remind our customers that it is still important to use water wisely and make conservation a way of life, as our changing climate will bring more dry years in the future.

We are here to help our customers save water every day through a variety of programs and rebates to meet your unique needs. Customers can visit the conservation page for more details, and we encourage you to contact us if you have any questions or need assistance.

Water Savings in Our Districts

We all know it’s more important than ever to save water every day. That's why we’re providing you with how much water each of our districts is conserving each month. Check out how your district is doing below.

In June 2023, Cal Water’s overall water-use reduction was 16.7%, marking over one year of water savings. The top-performing districts for conservation, saving 15% or more, were:

Map of California

Top Water-Saving Districts

Drought Stages | Discover the Stages of Drought
Drought Stages

How drought conditions vary

How to Save Water | Find Conservation Tips
How to Save Water

Small steps make a difference

Water Dos and Don’ts | Learn About Water Rules
Water Dos and Don’ts

What’s allowed and what’s not

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