placer county water agency

New watershed fire-prevention fee for water customers in Placer County's future?

Could Placer County Water Agency users soon be paying an extra charge on their bills for clearing brush and protecting the upstream watershed against fire and erosion? It’s a qu ...

New Water Agency delivery system to use more energy

The Placer County Water Agency’s carbon footprint is about to get pumped up. The agency’s new pump station to take water off the American River near Auburn will increase energ ...

Study says canal system 'efficient'

Irrigation water in the Loomis Basin has always been a coveted resource, but a new study now shows that it’s also important to the local ecosystem. A three-year study, conducted ...