Fast Facts

Who We Are

Reclamation District 800 is responsible for the operation
and maintenance of levees protecting agricultural, urban, commercial and industrial
areas in the Byron Tract.

Property owners within our
service area elect a five-member
Board of Trustees to manage
the district.

What We Protect

  •     19 Miles of Levees
  •     Community of Discovery Bay
  •     Highway 4
  •     7,000 acres,
       5,500 Agricultural and
       1,500 Urban
  •     3,346 Residential Parcels
  •     Approximately 10,000
       Residents
  •     Highway 4
  •     Discovery Bay
        Elementary School
  •     Fire / Public Safety

Where We Are Located

You’ll find us in Contra Costa County, approximately 20 miles west of Stockton and 60 miles east of San Francisco.

The land is bordered by the Italian Slough on the south, Old River on the east and Indian Slough on the north. Portions of Highway 4 are within our boundaries.

Our Budget

Our approximately $1.3 million annual operating budget is funded through assessments, property taxes and reimbursements from the State of California. See this year's budget below.