Cal Water news release

Proyecto de mejora de la infraestructura del agua en Boronda

NoticiasCal Water ha comenzado una renovación de infraestructura de agua en Boronda, Calif., que fortalecerá la confiabilidad en el sistema de agua y la resistencia de la infraestructura para las necesidades cotidianas de los clientes. Además, la renovación también mejorará la protección contra incendios para que los bomberos tengan acceso al suministro de agua que necesitan durante una emergencia.

The project, which is expected to be completed at the end of October, includes the installation of 1,960 feet of new 8-inch and 6-inch PVC water main. Crews will also replace two fire hydrants and 37 new 1-inch, individual customer service connections. Installation is taking place on El Rancho Way, between Boronda Road and El Rancho Court, and on Fontes Lane, between Apostolic Lane and Randall Road.

"These improvements will help protect against leaks and ensure safe and reliable water service for Boronda residents and businesses, both now and for many years to come. First responders will also benefit from improved water system reliability, which will enhance their ability to protect the community if faced with a fire," said District Manager Brenda Granillo. "This proactive, strategic investment in our infrastructure helps support our promise to deliver quality, service, and value to our customers."

Crews are making every effort to minimize traffic delays during construction, which is scheduled for Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. After construction is completed, crews will conduct water quality testing and connect individual service lines to the new water main. Crews will also restore all streets, sod, and landscaping impacted by the construction.

When water service must be temporarily interrupted for one to two hours as individual services are connected to the new water main, residents will be notified in advance.