Water Loss

Technical Assistance Program

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Participants

The Water Loss Technical Assistance Program (Water Loss TAP) aids urban water suppliers in complying with California Senate Bill 555, requiring utilities to submit a completed and Level 1 validated water loss audit annually to the California Department of Water Resources (DWR).

This program engaged urban water suppliers from across the entire state of California, making it the largest program of its kind.

Timeline

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Senate Bill 555

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360

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405

7/2016 - 9/2016

10/2016 - 2/2017

3/2017 - 5/2017

5/2017 - 9/2017

WAVE 1

WAVE 2

WAVE 3

WAVE 4

  •  Introduce Water Loss TAP

  • Begin technical assistance

  • Create utility water audit teams

  • Review the most recent water audit​

  • Discuss water audit data and data validity scores

  • Continue technical assistance

  • Connect water audits to water loss control

  • Prepare for Wave 4

  • Level 1 validate FY or CY water audit

  • Prepare for submitting Level 1 validated water audits to DWR

Level 1 Validation

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The California Water Loss Control Technical Assistance Program (Water Loss TAP) was funded wholly or in part by the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the State Water Resources Control Board, through the State Revolving Fund set-aside for technical assistance.  We are grateful to the EPA and Water Board for their support.  The Water Loss TAP was implemented by the California-Nevada Section AWWA, with support from the WSO/Cavanaugh Program Management Team.   

CA-NV Section AWWA​

(909) 481-7200

10435 Ashford St. 2nd Floor

Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

info@ca-nv-awwa.org