FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact:
Jennifer Poland
Communications & Legislative Officer
(760) 228-6267
jenniferp@hdwd.com
                                   
HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT REOPENS OFFICES TO THE PUBLIC 
Yucca Valley, CA (March 16, 2020) -   The Hi-Desert Water District will reopen its offices to the public tomorrow on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Regular business hours will resume, Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am to       5:00 pm.
 
To prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the District is urging employees returning to work to exercise good hygiene and infection control practices such as: cleaning and sanitizing hands frequently; keeping a safe distance from others; cleaning and disinfecting surfaces; and staying home when feeling ill.  
 
Customers are encouraged to limit unnecessary visits to the office, and use the following options to conduct business remotely:  
  • For service questions, customers can contact customer service at (760) 365-8333 or email info@hdwd.com;
  • To make a payment, customers can call the District, or mail a check or money order to Hi-Desert Water District at 55439 Twentynine Palms Highway, Yucca Valley, CA 92284;
  • Payments can be placed in a drive-thru drop box located at the District administration office parking lot;
  • Customers can also make an online payment by visiting the District's website at www.hdwd.com.
Additional resources are available by visiting the District's website at www.hdwd.com.  
 
For more information about the COVID-19 prevention and treatment, please visit the CDC's website at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html  
 
 
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Hi-Desert Water District
was formed in 1962. It provides water service to more than 10,000 customers in the Yucca Valley and Yucca Mesa areas.  The mission of the district is to provide a safe, reliable water supply and Wastewater Reclamation System for its customers in an efficient and financially responsible manner. For more information about Hi-Desert Water District, visit www.hdwd.com.