Yorba Linda Water District

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Congresswoman Young Kim and Senator Alex Padilla included funding for a Yorba Linda Water District (District) Heli-Hydrant in the $1.5 trillion federal appropriations package passed by Congress and signed by President Biden. “In a wildfire, timely response is critical and can make the difference between life and death. Heli-Hydrants help …continue reading

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Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and the Yorba Linda Water District (YLWD) today commemorated the installation of YLWD’s new natural gas-powered electricity generator located at the water district’s Elk Mountain Booster Pump Station. The generator was installed to provide back-up power in the event of power loss from wildfires, Public …continue reading

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The Yorba Linda Water District’s award-winning Marc Marcantonio Heli-Hydrant supported aerial firefighters battling the Blue Ridge Fire. The Heli-Hydrant reduced response time for helicopters because YLWD strategically placed it in the wildland-urban interface zone affected by the Blue Ridge Fire. The Marc Marcantonio Heli-Hydrant is activated and providing water to …continue reading