Surprising information in the Water Supply update

Surprising information in the Water Supply update

Despite the lack of recent rainfall, there is still plenty of water to supply Soquel Creek water district. 2018 was a very dry year, and even so, Santa Cruz ended with a 500 million gallon surplus in Loch Lomond above its plan. The surplus in 2019 was 1.5 billion...
Water Transfers Possible in Nine Weeks

Water Transfers Possible in Nine Weeks

At the Santa Cruz Water Commission meeting on Monday, August 27, the Water Commission heard the results of the pipe loop study of water to be transferred to SqCWD from Santa Cruz. Once again, the consultants reported that the test had resulted in a very favorable...
Santa Cruz and Soquel Creek Water Use, Entering August

Santa Cruz and Soquel Creek Water Use, Entering August

The San Lorenzo River is still flowing freely out into the sea. And even with 200% the average rainfall for Santa Cruz this past winter, water use remains steady in both Santa Cruz and Soquel Creek Water districts. Water usage by the citizens is still at reduced...