Water Storage Tank

O'Connor Water Meeting Room

Important Notices

O'Connor Tract Co-Operative Water Company
Serving Portions of Menlo Park and East Palo Alto



Hydrant Flushing — Tuesday, April 16, from 9 am to 5 pm. Oak Ct, Elliott Dr, Falk Ct, Byers Dr, French Ct, 1940 – 1994 Menalto Avenue, and O’Connor Street

Shutoff Notice — Wednesday, April 10, 9:30 - 11:30 am for 2030, 2036, 2048, and 2060 Menalto Avenue and 106, 107, 110, and 116 O’Connor Street. The purpose is to replace a valve.


Welcome to O'Connor Water​​!

Shutoff and Flushing Notices

O'Connor Water Company

​​​​​​​​​O’Connor Tract Co-operative Water Company is a non-profit organization founded on January 31, 1921, to supply water to certain areas of East Palo Alto and Menlo Park. The Company serves 343 connections, of which 37 are metered apartments. Here is a map of the service area.

Frequently Asked Questions:

​Why is the water in a drinking glass sometimes white?

The cold water being pumped up by the well pumps holds more dissolved oxygen than the warmer water being pumped into our distribution system. Pressurized water holds more oxygen than non-pressurized water. When the warmer, non-pressurized water is released into the atmosphere, the dissolved oxygen comes out of solution in the form of bubbles. more...