Week of June 6, 2016

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

1,483 Cumulative Reported Domestic Well Failures (no change from previous report) as of June 6, 2016
Current Active Well Failures: 572 (a derease of 2 from previous report)
Interim Solutions: 623 (a decrease of 1 from previous report)
Resolved Failures: 288 (an increase of 3 from previous report)

  • As of June 3, 2016, the Bottled Drinking Water Program has approved 1,742 qualified households (an increase of 35 from previous report)
  • Tulare County's Health and Human Services Agency has identified 716 clientele that have been affected by the drought (a decrease of 2 from previous report), with 7 applications pending approval
  • As of June 3, 2016, Tulare County's Environmental Health has approved over 5,218 drilling permits for wells (an increase of 33 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 6,331 drought related calls requesting referrals for assistance (an increase of 116 from previous report)
  • As of June 5, 2016, FoodLink has distributed 259,922 drought related food relief packages (an increase of 1,317 from previous report)