A privately owned Class D water utility serving Bear Valley, California in Alpine County. LAWC is dedicated to being the best Class D water company in California by providing drinking water of the highest quality and knowledgeable and friendly customer service. Read More →
Recent News and Updates
LAWC Rates increase by Consumer Price Index 2.3%
LAWC applied for and the California Public Utilities Commission approved an increase in service rates for water service. The increase accounts for the annual Consumer Price Index (CPI) of 2.3%. New rate schedules are posted on the rates page. Based on the new rates, a singled family home with 2 CCF of water use per month will pay $130.98 instead of $128.62. The rates will be effective on the September invoices.
2019 Water Quality Report
The 2019 Water Quality Report is completed and ready for review. You can see it here and it is being mailed or emailed to customers with the May invoice.
LAWC Response to COVID-19
I hope you and your family are healthy and making
the best lemonade out of the current situation with Covid19. I want to share a
few details about service continuity from Lake Alpine Water Company during this
First, please be assured that our treatment of
the water continues to provide virus inactivation so the water is Covid19 free
and safe to drink and use.
Second, water is an essential service, any day of
the week or times, so please don’t hesitate to contact us via email or phone if
there is any disruption to your service, if you have questions or if you notice
anything unusual in the service area. Our staff is working their regular
schedule and we can respond promptly.
Third, we understand there may be disruptions
to your work and income patterns and therefore, there may be delays or shortcomings
in your family budget. Lake Alpine Water Company will not be charging late fees
and will not initiate any shut off orders due to non-payment during these
months when California is under the ‘stay-at-home- order. If you wish to request
a payment plan or provide any updates about your account, please email me at email@example.com.
Advice Letter 121 Filing to the CPUC
Lake Alpine Water Company (LAWC) is filing Advice Letter 121 with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).
This letter is a request by LAWC to the CPUC to recover the
expenses recorded in the Memorandum Account set up to track legal expenses
recorded between 2011 and 2016.
We had previously filed Advice Letter 120 for the same
endeavor, but we withdrew that filing to make some corrections. The updated filing
is attached as Advice Letter 121.
The filing is attached here for your review. Please contact me at 209-753-2409 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
2018 Water Quality Report
The 2018 Water Quality Report is completed and ready for review. You can see it here or it will be mailed or emailed to customers with the May invoice.