The current drought has underscored the fact that we need a comprehensive, statewide water plan to create a more resilient water system and meet the coequal goals of improved water supply reliability and ecosystem health. Proposition 1, on the ballot for the November 2014 General Election, is a proposal aimed at addressing some of California’s future water challenges.
Fair Oaks Water District meters are read every two months. You can monitor your water use more closely by reading your own water meter at any time. The process is as simple as locating your water meter and writing down a reading off of the meter register.
Since its foundation in 1917, the District has grown from delivering untreated surface water in large, horse-drawn tank wagons to supplying high quality water through 180 miles of pipeline. Along the way, the District’s history has been tightly woven with the community’s history.