Update: Quartz-Stent Water Main Extension Project

A detour will be in place in Jamestown as construction continues on the Tuolumne Utilities District’s Quartz-Stent Water Main Extension Project. Starting this week, a portion of Jacksonville Road will be closed from 7am to 4pm to thru traffic. Roads will remain open to local residents and customers of Pet Vacations throughout the duration of … Continue reading

Road Detour in Jamestown, Quartz-Stent Water Main Extension Project

A detour will be in place in Jamestown as construction continues on Tuolumne Utilities District’s Quartz-Stent Water Main Extension Project. Starting Tuesday, December 27th, Jacksonville Road will be closed from 7am to 4pm from Bell Mooney Rd to Stent Cut-Off Road in Jamestown. Please drive with caution as there will be detour routes in place. This … Continue reading

TUD Receives Funding from the Sierra Nevada Conservancy for Protection of the Tuolumne Main Canal

In a joint collaborative partnership, Tuolumne Utilities District, as the project applicant, was awarded $496,000 yesterday (December 8th) in grant funding from the Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) to implement a critical fuel break along the Tuolumne Main Canal which conveys water from Lyons Reservoir. The Lyons-South Fork Watershed Forest Resiliency (LSFWFR) project is a collaborative … Continue reading

Sewer Line Repair – Green Street Closed

Tuolumne Utilities District crews will be replacing a section of sewer pipeline on Church Street in downtown Sonora this week. This sewer pipeline replacement project will take place on Church Street at the intersection of Green Street. Church Street will be closed between Green Street to June Street from 8am to 4pm, Tuesday, November 29th … Continue reading

Lower Levels Expected at Phoenix Lake

The Tuolumne Utilities District (District) is currently in the preliminary design and permitting phase for the Phoenix Lake Preservation and Restoration Project which will improve the lake’s water quality and to restore water storage capacity. Starting the week of November 28th, the District will be lowering the water level in Phoenix Lake by approximately ten … Continue reading

The Quartz-Stent Water Main Extension Project Starts

The construction phase of the Quartz-Stent Water Main Extension Project in Jamestown will start this week. The Tuolumne Utilities District (District) has hired Mozingo Construction, Inc., of Oakdale, to install the new water main. The project entails the installation of approximately 12,000 linear feet of water main and has the potential to connect over 100 … Continue reading

Trap the Grease When Cooking

The Thanksgiving holiday this week will have many Tuolumne County residents busy cooking in their kitchens. To avoid potential plumbing and sewer disasters, Groveland Community Services District, Jamestown Sanitary District, Tuolumne City Sanitary District, Tuolumne County Solid Waste Department, Tuolumne Utilities District, Twain Harte Community Services District and Waste Management would like to remind residents … Continue reading

Green Street Closed for Sewer Pipeline Repair

Tuolumne Utilities District crews will be replacing 50 feet of sewer pipeline on Green Street in downtown Sonora next week. This sewer pipeline replacement project will take place on Green Street near the intersection of Church Street. Green Street will be closed up to Stockton Street to through traffic from 8am to 3pm, Monday, November … Continue reading

Sewer Line Repair Scheduled in Downtown Sonora

Tuolumne Utilities District crews will be repairing a sewer line in downtown Sonora on Wednesday, November 9th and Thursday, November 10th. Linoberg Street in Sonora will be closed starting tomorrow, Wednesday, November 9th at the intersection of Norlin Street from 8am to 3pm while the repairs are being completed. Drivers are encouraged to use an … Continue reading

Gold Springs Sewer Replacement Project Continues in Columbia

The Tuolumne Utilities District’s Gold Springs Sewer Replacement Project will continue this week in Columbia. TUD has hired Moyle Excavation, Inc., as the contractor to complete the project. Traffic delays can be expected on Parrotts Ferry Road from Monday, November 7th to Thursday, November 10th between North Airport Road to Brewster Drive.   There will be no … Continue reading