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Public Budget Hearing to be held May 26, 2021

May 7, 2021

The public hearing on the fiscal year 2021-2022 budget will occur during the Sunrise Water Authority Board of Commissioners meeting to be held on May 26, 2021 at 6:00 pm. Click here for details: FY 21-22 Budget Hearing Notice

Drinking Water Week, Infrastructure Critical to Delivering Water so it is “There When You Need It”

May 6, 2021

Water infrastructure plays critical role in daily life during Drinking Water Week and every week   Drinking Water Week highlights the vital role tap water plays in daily life, the infrastructure that is required to carry it to homes and businesses, and the important and often unnoticed work of water professionals that ensures drinking water…

Drinking Water Week, May 2-8 Celebrating Tap Water Being “There When You Need It”

May 5, 2021

Drinking Water Week, May 2-8 Celebrating Tap Water Being “There When You Need It”   Sunrise Water Authority, and water utilities throughout the US, are kicking off Drinking Water Week, to highlight the different ways consumers’ tap water is “There When You Need It.” Drinking Water Week is May 2-8 this year. Drinking Water Week…

CRWP Spring Newsletter

April 27, 2021

The Clackamas River Water Providers spring newsletter is here. Take a peek for tips on giving your irrigation system a spring checkup, educational opportunities about the Clackamas River, and more. CRWP Spring News 2021

Budget Committee Meeting to Be Held April 28.

April 23, 2021

  The Sunrise Water Authority Budget Committee will be meeting on April 28, 2021 at 6:00 pm to consider the proposed budget for Sunrise Water Authority for Fiscal year 20221-2022.  The proposed budget is available for review here: Proposed Budget Document 2021-2022  

Ever Wonder What We Do At Night?

February 15, 2021

Sometimes it’s fixing a leak.  We’re here 24/7 to assure your water keeps flowing. Check out our crew in action: January 2021 main break But night work is dangerous.  Poor visibility and low lighting is a problem. Drivers may also be distracted. So, please be cautious if you see us out at night.  Help us out…

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Fire Impacts on the Clackamas Watershed

September 14, 2020

A message from the Clackamas River Water Providers Watershed Riverside Fire The Fires in Clackamas County continue to burn and have a heavy impact on our residents and all resources are going into the evacuation effort, fire suppression, and the support of life safety measures. Water demands in the areas closest to the fire have…

Fall 2020 reservoir 11 project

Reservoir 11 – Fall 2020

September 4, 2020

The construction work at Reservoir 11 has been largely completed with only a few tasks left to do. Work on the landscaping will begin the week after Labor Day. The end of this monumental project is in sight.

spring 2020 reservoir 11 project

Reservoir 11 – Spring 2020

April 29, 2020

Spring weather has arrived, and with it, the final push to complete the reservoir project.  Construction activities will be begin again on or after May 11.  The primary tasks remaining are connection to a storm water line in SE Verlie Street, backfilling around the reservoir, and final grading in preparation for landscaping in the fall.…


COVID-19 Message

March 20, 2020

A Message to Our Customers — Coronavirus (COVID-19) Due to COVID-19 our offices will be closed to the public until further notice.  Our administrative staff is working remotely and customer service remains available by phone during normal business hours.  A payment drop box is available at the office for those wishing to deliver payment in…