The Rancho California Water District increased the funding for the Norma Marshall Reservoir interior recoating project.
A 6-0 RCWD board vote Sept. 9, with John Rossi absent, approved the increase. Although the additional increase amount was $74,799.31, which increases the project budget from $925,000 to $999,799.31, the budget had allowed funding of some of the $158,070 change order.
The Norma Marshall Reservoir, which is in the 41500 block of Margarita Road, has a 5 million gallon capacity and is a welded steel storage reservoir. Advanced Industrial Services Inc., received the contract to recoat the reservoir with an epoxy coating system. The district’s 2020-2021 capital improvement budget included $925,000 for the recoating.
A dive inspection at each RCWD reservoir is conduct