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Project: Department of Water Resources Okieville Highland Acres Emergency Supply - Construction Project

Description: The proposed project intends to alleviate the drought-related groundwater shortages for the community of Okieville (also know as Highland Acres). The project would consist of the construction of one groundwater well, a temporary fill station, 2.5-mile distribution system and appurtenances, and 80 water meters.

Reference Number: 3940P01D1602085

Implemented By: Department of Water Resources

Objective: To design and construct a groundwater well, small storage tank, and distribution for the community of Okieville who is experiencing severe domestic water supply outage(s) posing an imminent threat to public health and safety.

Type: Infrastructure Improvement

Total Cost: $3,520,250.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 3/31/2023    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Tulare

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Other State Funds6/18/2018$500,000.00
Prop. 1, Water System Infrastructure Improvements - Safe Drinking Water5/7/2020$3,020,250.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Infrastructure ImprovementOther  

Water Action Plan Target

Provide Safe Water for All CommunitiesAction Description


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