PCWA

With hills drying up, Placer Water could declare drought emergency Feb. 6

Expecting water deliveries from its primary supplier to be less than half of normal, Placer County Water Agency is moving on plans to dramatically curtail water use by irrigation a ...

Loomis man finds water job a dream

Brent Smith, of Loomis, loves working with water so you could say working for the Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) for 25 years has been his dream job. But it gets even better fo ...

Wells Ave. construction begins despite sign hacking

Despite erroneous messages about gorillas and marijuana, the actual pipe construction project the electronic signs on Wells Avenue were supposed to have notified locals about has b ...

Wells Avenue to close for construction

A construction project will close Wells Avenue between Barton and Laird roads on weekdays from Nov. 5 through Dec. 7. Detours will be in place from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday throug ...

Rocklin resident named PCWA director

Willihnganz is new administrative services director for water agency The appointment of Michael Willihnganz as Placer County Water Agency Director of Administrative Services was a ...

Bear River canal break to affect 4,800 customers

By Bridget Jones gold country news service Local agencies are doing what they can to get full water service back to customers after a landslide caused a break in the Bear River C ...