Category: Notices

2021 Tax Rates Approved and Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Adopted

At the regularly scheduled September 16, 2021 Board meeting, the WCID No. 17 Board of Directors held a public hearing regarding the District Wide and Defined Area tax rates as well as its Fiscal Year 2022 Budget. The following tax rates were approved for the tax year 2021. District Wide Operations and Maintenance Tax (Approved  Read full post »

Red Fox Road Construction Notice

Travis County Water District No. 17 is installing new 8” waterlines and fire hydrants in Apache Shores.

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 Adopts a New Five-Year Rate Study

WCID 17 recently had a new five-year rate study completed, reviewed and adopted by the Board of Directors.  The Board is happy to say that no recommendations were made to change our water rates.  However, upon evaluation of the wastewater rates for Steiner Ranch, Flintrock Falls and Comanche Canyon Ranch treatment plants, it was realized  Read full post »

Lohman’s Crossing Shopping Center

Tuesday, December 22, 2020, water will be interrupted between Noon and 5:00 p.m. for maintenance improvements to the water system.  We regret any inconvenience this may cause. For information, you can call Jesus Herrera at 512-801-2085 Thank you

Late Fees and District Terminiation of Service Policy to Recommence

August 27, 2020 Re: Recommencement of Late Fees and Termination of Service for Non-Payment Dear Customers, In an effort to assist our account holders who have been experiencing financial hardship, Travis County WCID No. 17 (WCID 17 or District) suspended all late fees and service disconnections for non-payment beginning in April of 2020.  The District  Read full post »

Cleaning Workplaces Post Coronavirus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued guidance to ensure the safety of building water systems and end-use devices after a prolonged shutdown. This CDC guidance is located at the following web address: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/php/building-water-system.html. Travis County Water Control and Improvement District No. 17 (WCID 17) uses Chloramination as a residual disinfection process and  Read full post »