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Project: Orange County WD North Basin Extraction Well EW-1 - Construction Project

Description: This grant is for the purpose of installing a groundwater extraction system in the North Basin of Orange County, providing cleanup of groundwater in the shallow aquifer and upper principal aquifer that are polluted by Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and 1,4-Dioxane and preventing migration of VOC polluted groundwater to the City of Fullerton’s drinking water supply wells.

Reference Number: 3940P01D1712503

Implemented By: Orange County Water District

Objective: The goal is to operate and maintain extraction well (EW-1) for cleanup and prevention of Groundwater Contamination.

Type: Infrastructure Improvement

Total Cost: $1,938,893.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 11/30/2021    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Orange

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Private Contribution5/30/2018$969,447.00
Prop. 1, Groundwater Sustainability1/2/2018$969,446.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Infrastructure ImprovementOther  

Water Action Plan Target

Increase Regional Self-Reliance and Integrated Water Management Across All Levels of GovernmentAction Description


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