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
Disinfection Byproduct Levels above drinking water standards
Our water system did not meet a drinking water standard in the fourth quarter, Oct-Dec of 2016. Although this is not an emergency, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened, and what we are doing to correct this situation.
We routinely monitor for the presence of drinking water contaminants including disinfection byproducts. Testing results we received on October 18, 2016 show that system exceeded the maximum contaminant level (MLC) for Haloacetic Acids (HAA) The MCL standard for HAA is 60 parts per billion. The average level of HAA over the last year was 70.3 parts per bil
Winter Ice on Bear Lake
A friendly reminder to stay off of Bear Lake! Please do not risk your life or your equipment to the stability of the ice on Bear Lake. With the new aeration system emitting bubbles to the surface, the lake will not completely freeze over. Stay safe and stay off! Thank you!
RLAWC Surcharge for Intervenor Compensation
The California Public Utilities Commission approved a second intervenor compensation reimbursement to the Ratepayers of Lake Alpine Water Company for their protest of the application of ownership by the Aspen Forest Investment Company, LLC. There will be a surcharge on monthly invoices for January - April of 2017.
For the detailed customer notice, please click here.
Revised SDW Surcharges
This customer notice was recently mailed with your November invoice. It has information about the revised SDW surcharges we collect for the Safe Drinking Water loan repayment fund. Thank you!