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2020 DWR Scheduled Coastal Branch Shutdown

The Department of Water Resources (DWR) has finalized its schedule for the annual maintenance shutdown for the Coastal Branch of the State Water Project. This shutdown will require approximately two weeks or 2 ½ weeks, depending on the location of your Turnout. Both DWR and CCWA will complete required maintenance work. To accommodate this work, CCWA staff will shutdown participant Turnouts as follows:

  • All Turnouts will be shut down between 7:00 AM and 12:00 noon on Friday, October 30, 2020.

Once the shutdown maintenance work is complete, CCWA will activate Turnouts and resume
water deliveries as follows:

  • Water deliveries for the Golden State Water Company, City of Santa Maria, City of Guadalupe, Lopez, Chorro Valley and Shandon Turnouts will initiated between 8:00 AM and 12:00 noon on Monday, November 16, 2020.
  • Water deliveries for Vandenberg Air Force Base will be targeted for Tuesday, November 17, 2020
  • Water deliveries for City of Buellton, City of Solvang and Santa Ynez RWCD ID#1 Turnouts will be targeted for Wednesday, November 18, 2020.

Full Notice of 2020 DWR Scheduled Coastal Branch Shutdown



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