Category: News

Household Hazardous Waste Event – October 27, 2021

    We are pleased to announce our next Household Hazardous Waste Day Wednesday, October 27, 2021 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Lake Travis Regional Reuse & Recycling Center 3207 Neidhardt Dr., Lakeway, TX 78734   Reservations are required.  Please set up your drop off time by clicking this link: Household Hazardous Waste  Read full post »

WCID 17 Action Regarding Blue-Green Algae

Below you can find further links to the EPA’s website for more information: Cyanotoxin Monitoring Assessment: https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2017-03/documents/ucmr4-fact-sheet-cyanotoxins.pdf Cyanotoxins and the Safe Drinking Act: https://www.epa.gov/ground-water-and-drinkingwater/cyanotoxins-and-safe-drinking-act Fourth Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule: https://www.epa.gov/dwucmr/fourth-unregulatedcontaminant-monitoring-rule Below is a link to our most recent Consumer Confidence Report (CCR): https://www.wcid17.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/WCID17-2019WaterQuality.pdf

RELEASE: 2021 AFTER ACTION REPORT REGARDING THE SEVERE WEATHER EVENT

Travis County WCID No. 17 has released its After Action Report covering the severe February storm that resulted in isolated water outages and the issuance of a boil water notice for affected areas.  Please read the Executive Summary and the full report is available upon request.   lsandlin@wcid17.org  

Conservation for Drought Control Begins Saturday, May 1

Please recall that as part of our Drought Contingency Plan, WCID 17 mandates that all customers must conserve outdoor water usage from May 1 to September 30 each year.  Please use this link for the schedule,  https://www.wcid17.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/2020-08_Stage1.pdf or click on “Squirt” on this home page. Thank you everyone for helping conserve our Lake Travis water!

WCID 17 Action Regarding Blue-Green Algae

Understanding the obvious concerns this blue-green algae in Lake Travis raises, we here at Travis County Water Control and Improvement District 17 (WCID No. 17) wanted to take a moment and discuss the issue with our customers. WCID No. 17, like many public water systems, uses Lake Travis as our source of raw water and  Read full post »

Winter Precautions

As we go through the next week, the District would like to share tips to protect your home from burst pipes and how to shut your water off at the meter if necessary. Protection Tips How Do I Shut My Water Off  Stay Safe, Stay Warm

District 17 is Ready to Keep Your Water Service On

Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the District is offering a payment plan for any customer that has fallen behind on their monthly payments.  Please consider giving your Billing Representative a call to get this started.  We are here to help be sure your water remains flowing.  Dear Customer, Travis County WCID No. 17 (WCID  Read full post »

District Policy Amendments

Effective August 1, 2020, as published in the local news and online, the District customers will have two amendments that could affect them.  The routine Service Disconnection procedure will change; and  Only one water loss adjustment per calendar year will be allowed. For more detail, this Order and amendments have been posted since May 21,  Read full post »

March Board of Director’s Meeting Date Change

With Lake Travis and Leander ISD’s closing the week of March 16 – 20, the Director’s will be pushing the 3rd Thursday meeting to the 4th Thursday this month only.  Therefore, the next Regular Board of Director’s meeting will be held March 26, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. in the Administration Building, 3812 Eck Lane, Austin,  Read full post »

UPDATE FOR THOSE WITH BILLING CONCERNS

The General Manager has prepared a letter for those experiencing billing concerns with the recent Monthly Water Bill Statement, and you can find it here. Thank you.