Policy Principles

Require All Water Suppliers to Report Verifiable Data for Median Water Bills, Conservation Spending, and Infrastructure Investments


Cal Water supports adoption of a state requirement that every water provider in California report the following to the State Water Resources Control Board on an annual basis:

  • Miles of new pipes installed
  • Numbers of water tanks built and/or replaced
  • Numbers of wells built and/or replaced
  • Treatment plants built
  • New fire hydrants installed
  • Median monthly water bills
  • Annual budget for infrastructure improvements
  • Annual budgets for water conservation initiatives
  • Description of water conservation programs