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Our Mission

The Rio Alto Water District is a California Water District, a public agency, that is dedicated to providing the highest quality potable water and water reclamation services to its customers in the most efficient and cost effective manner.  The District's Board of Directors and employees aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust and respect in our interaction with each other, our customers, our suppliers and our community.

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Board Vacancy

A Board Vacancy will be occurring on the Rio Alto Water District Board of Directors on January 17, 2018.  This is an elective position, the four year term expires on December 7, 2018.  Appointment to fill this un-experied term will be made by the District Board of Directors at a Special Board Meeting held on Wednesday, February 7, 2018  6:30 p.m. at the District Boardroom at 22099 River View Dr., Cottonwood, CA  96022.  Applications and additional requirements for the position can be obtained at the District Office or accessed on the District website at www.rawd.org.  All applications are due no later than January 31, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.  For further information, contact Rio Alto Water...

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2017: More Good News you might have missed

2017: More Good News you might have missed

Bad news isn't hard to find. 

Hurricanes, wildfires, mass shootings, terrorist attacks. Bad news fills the front page, and good news is often relegated to the small print. But there is plenty of good news out there! Sometimes you just have to look for it. There are positive stories, hopeful stories, inspiring stories, and they’re all around —in your town, in your neighborhood, and all across the globe.

Just take a look at a few of the stories from 2017 that you might have missed . . .

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