BORREGO WATER DISTRICT

 

Description of Services

 

WATER SERVICE TO BORREGO SPRINGS


  • Serves 2,015 residential and commercial customers an annual supply of 3,700 acre-feet (one acre foot is equal to approximately 326,000 gallons) of water from 12 wells (this is equivalent to 1 football field filled with water nearly 3/4 mile high).
  • Maintains 90 miles of distribution lines to deliver this water
  • Manages the wells and reservoirs that provide and store the water so that it is available when needed.
  • Implements a Groundwater Management plan for the valley.
  • Conducts studies to determine the most economical and environmentally sound way to achieve a sustainable and renewable water supply.

SEWER SERVICE

  • Maintains a waste water reclamation plant that serve the community and could provide reclaimed water for golf courses in the future.
  • Maintains trunk sewer lines to Rams Hill, Borrego Ranch, the Elementary School and seven miles along Palm Canyon Drive, serving the commercial center of Borrego Springs.
  • Maintains the internal sewer lines at Rams Hill.

FLOOD CONTROL SERVICES

  • Has flood control authority, which is currently exercised only at Rams Hill

GNAT CONTROL 

  • Borrego Water District maintains an eye gnat control programs for the valley

TRASH

  • Provides trash collection service to the ID-5 area (Club Circle)

PARKS

  • Works with other community organizations to ensure the community has continuing and expanding recreation opportunities
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