Sierra Lakes County Water District

The Sierra Lakes County Water District is a county water district supplying water and sewer services. It serves the Serene Lakes Community just outside of Soda Springs, CA. Soda Springs, on Donner Summit, sits at 7000' elevation.

Two miles away, Norden holds the record for the most snow falling in a residential community in the Continental United States. Average annual snowfall is 10.4 m and average maximum snow depth is 2.4 m according to the Central Sierra Snowlab.

Water for residential use is drawn from Lake Serena. Sewage is pumped to the Donner Summit Public Utility treatment plant in Soda Springs.

Contact Sierra Lakes County Water District

Bill Quesnel
Operations Manager
7300 Short Rd
P.O. Box 1039
Soda Springs, California  95728-1039
Phone: 530-426-7800
Toll Free: 800-390-7800
Fax: 530-426-1120


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Nevada County, California

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