BECAUSE OF THE IMPACT OF THE STATEWIDE DROUGHT
ON THE EEL RIVER, AS OF OCTOBER 17, 2014 AN ORDER
ESTABLISHING A MORATORIUM
ON NEW WATER CONNECTIONS HAS BEEN ISSUED BY THE STATE WATER
RESOURCES CONTROL BOARD TO ALL THE MUNICIPAL WATER PROVIDERS
AROUND THE LITTLE LAKE VALLY INCLUDING BROOKTRAILS TOWNSHIP,
OF WILLITS, AND PINE MOUNTAIN MUTUAL WATER COMPANY. (COPIES
OF THE ORDERS MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM THE
STATE WEB SITE
WHICH INDICATES AN ADDITIONAL 19 OTHER WATER
SYSTEMS AROUND THE STATE RECEIVED SUCH ORDERS.)
Brooktrails water source is comprised of two reservoirs totalling 400 acre feet on Willits Creek
and a tributary. Lake Emily feeds Lake Ada Rose before transfer to the Water Treatment Plant.
Lake Ada Rose
Brooktrails water system (the "System") facilities include a water treatment plant
with the design capacity of 1.2 million gallons per day (MGD), 60 miles of water mains, 24 water tanks with 1.7 million
gallons of storage and 18 pump stations. The average daily demand on the System is 240,000 gallons per day.
Water System and Tank Locations Map
Our Sewer System
In addition the three sewer lift stations at various elevations, there are 65 miles of sewer lines throughout the collection
system before transport via the trunk line to the Wastewater Treatment Plant in the City of Willits. Township crews have completed a smoke test
of the entire Brooktrails sewer system to locate and remove sources of unauthorized inflow into our system and are engaged in
an ongoing inspection of the system for infiltration from cracked pipes and displacement due to ground shifting.