Week of June 27, 2016

Red: Current Outage, Green: Interim Solution, Blue: Resolved

1,519 Cumulative Reported Domestic Well Failures (an increase of 14 from previous report) as of June 27, 2016
Current Active Well Failures: 591 (no change from previous report)
Interim Solutions: 630 (an increase of 14 from previous report)
Resolved Failures: 298 (no change from previous report)

  • As of June 24, 2016, the Bottled Drinking Water Program has approved 1,785 qualified households (an increase of 78 from previous report)
  • Tulare County's Health and Human Services Agency has identified 707 clientele that have been affected by the drought (an increase of 1 from previous report), with 7 applications pending determination
  • As of June 24, 2016, Tulare County's Environmental Health has approved over 5,343 drilling permits for wells (an increase of 40 from previous report) since January 1, 2014
  • The Workforce Investment Board reported that 330 employees have been laid off or have had their work hours reduced due to drought (no change from previous report)
  • 2-1-1, through the United Way of Tulare County, has received 6,802 drought related calls requesting referrals for assistance (an increase of 157 from previous report)
  • As of June 26, 2016, FoodLink has distributed 267,652 drought related food relief packages (an increase of 2,622 from previous report)