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State Mandated Tank Replacement Project

March 15, 2024

Based on feedback received since the February 27, 2024 packet was provided to customers, Del Oro has put together some additional information about the timeline of the project to date, rates, and past projects. Please click the link below for the notice:


February 27, 2024

Packets are being mailed today to all California Pines customers. These packets contain answers to frequently asked questions about the project. They also include information about why the project is necessary, estimated cost details, environmental impact information, and a summary of improvements made to the district since Del Oro has owned the water system. Please click the link below for the packet.


February 16, 2024

Construction of a new 200,000-gallon storage tank adjacent to the old tank located at the top of Rocking K Drive is to commence early spring 2024, weather permitting, with completion by the end of summer 2024. Please see notice mailed February 16, 2024 for additional information.

Customers are invited to comment in writing on this proposal. Comments must reference “California Pines Tank Replacement Project”. Comments must be mailed no later than March 8, 2024, and should be mailed to Del Oro Water Co., California Pines District, Drawer 5172, Chico, CA 95927, or be faxed to (530) 717-2639, or be emailed to CommunityRelations@delorowater.com.

It will be determined if a public meeting is required after the comment period has ended, and we have an understanding of our customers’ questions and concerns. A final notice will be issued with answers to the concerns.