Placer County Water Agency

Placer County Water Agency is the primary water resource agency for Placer County, California. PCWA carries out a broad range of responsibilities including water resource planning and management, retail and wholesale supply of irrigation water and drinking water and production of hydroelectric energy in Placer County's 1,500 square mile area.  Created in 1957 under its own state legislative Act entitled the “Placer County Water Agency Act,” PCWA is self-governed with policy and regulatory decisions determined by an independently elected five member Board of Directors.

Agency officials understand the complexities, interrelationships and importance to sustain reliable and affordable water and energy for Placer County’s present and future needs. 

Contact Placer County Water Agency

144 Ferguson Road
P.O. Box 6570
Auburn, California  95604
Phone: 530-823-4850


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Placer County, California

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