Statewide Drought: Mandatory water-use restrictions now in effect
Join our efforts to save our water and reduce demand on the aquifer. To help combat California’s drought, CVWD has adopted mandatory water-use restrictions. For a list of new restrictions, view our water-use restrictions fact sheet
Visit our conservation page for tools and resources to help reduce water use, including the drought watering guide. Help your community by reporting water waste. Visit www.saveourh2o.org for statewide information about the drought.
Colorado River & Canal Tour (in lieu of Imperial Dam Tour)
Sold Out - Wednesday, October 22, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Our regularly scheduled Imperial Dam Tour was canceled due to major construction at the dam
Travel with us on a 10-hour, 300-mile tour and see the Coachella Canal, All American Canal and the Colorado River. This tour is designed to educate community leaders, educators, media representatives and local residents about the importance of Colorado River water and how it is imported to irrigate local farms in lieu of groundwater.
Water Awareness Tour
Sold Out - Friday, October 10, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
This tour is designed to give community leaders and valley residents an inside look at our expansive water system. This tour includes visits to a groundwater replenishment facility, domestic water reservoir, wastewater recycling plant and more!
Water Wise Landscape Workshop series for Home Gardeners
Water Wise Landscape Workshop Series for Home Gardeners fall schedule: Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 25, Nov. 5, and Dec. 10.
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Overseeding Without Wasting Guidelines
Did you know that you can successfully overseed grass without increasing irrigation or flooding your lawn? Follow our Overseeding Without Wasting Guidelines in English
or in Spanish
, to help save water this fall season.
Water Quality Report
CVWD delivers drinking water to more than 107,000 homes and businesses. This high quality water meets all state and federal drinking water standards. To learn more, read our 2014 Water Quality Report (148kb)
and visit our Water Quality
Successful Groundwater Management
Collaborative efforts by Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) and Desert Water Agency (DWA) have resulted in more than 3.1 million acre-feet (1 trillion gallons) of imported water being replenished into the aquifer since 1973, making the program the most significant tool the agencies have in the ongoing battle against aquifer overdraft. For more details click here
Long-term water management planning resources
These long-term water management planning documents will guide CVWD to reliably meet current and future water demands in a cost-effective and sustainable manner.
Information regarding Agua Caliente Lawsuit
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians filed a lawsuit on May 14, 2013 against Coachella Valley Water District and Desert Water Agency seeking to take away the public’s water use rights and prevent the agencies from delivering water to their customers. CVWD is providing the following documents to help educate customers about this important issue.
Links to water related services
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Main Phone Numbers
Phone (760) 398-2651
Fax (760) 398-3711
Phone (760) 391-9600
Fax (760) 398-3190
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