Midway Heights County Water District

PO Box 596, Meadow Vista, CA 95722
Jason Tiffany, General Manager
Phone & Fax: (530) 878-8096
Email: admin-mhcwd.org


Midway Heights CWD serves water customers in the northern Meadow Vista and western Weimar area, District Mapdelivering both treated and untreated water via underground lines. The District encompasses about 4.1 square miles between the Bear River to the west and Interstate 80 to the east (see map.) There are currently about 766 active customer connections on the system.

MHCWD is a California Special District and, as such, is governed by an elected Board of Directors. Day to day operations are handled by the District's maintenance staff under the direction of the General Manager, who in turn reports to the Board.

What's New

The District Code is now online.


Drought Letter dated May 9, 2014

Water restiction Resolution 2014-01

Current water level in the irrigation reservoir is stable.

District MapThe District's irrigation reservoir is nine (9) feet deep when full

The District provided water to CalFire in support of their efforts to extinguish the Applegate fire.

Irrigation System

Note: Irrigation water is also known as "untreated," "non-potable," "raw" or "ditch" water.

  • Active Customer Connections: about 346

Flat-Rate Connections: 182

Metered-Rate Connections: 164

  • Fire Hydrants: 52
  • Reservoir Capacity: About 7 Million Gallons
  • Total Mainline Pipe: Approx. 20 Miles

Treated System

  • Active Customer Connections: about 420
  • Treated Storage Tank Capacity: About 470,000 Gallons
  • Total Mainline Pipe: Approx. 23 Miles

Current Rates

See District Code, Article 6.5: Rate Table.

District Staff

Staffmember Position
Jason Tiffany General Manager; Chief Operator,
Board Secretary
Dianne Tiffany Office Manager
Rob Brown Field Supervisor

Service Providers

Service Provider
Accountant Larry Bain CPA, El Dorado Hills
Attorney Bartkeiwicz, Kronick and Shanahan, Sacramento
Engineer Sauers Engineering, Inc., Nevada City, CA
Raw Water Supplier Placer County Water Agency (PCWA), Auburn
Treated Water Supplier Weimar Water Company, Weimar

Reference Information

Water Measurements & Equivalents.

Glossary of Terms used by the District. (District Code, Article 1.2)

The District Policies and Procedures Manual is not available on-line, but may be viewed on request by contacting the District Office.

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