Jameson Lake Rising: Montecito Water District Reports on Rainfall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Montecito, California, January 17, 2019)

While residents have had to brave evacuations and rainy weather on the heels of the anniversary of last year's January 9, 2018 Thomas Fire Debris Flow incident, this week's storms carried needed rain for the community of Montecito. Thursday's storm brought precipitation over the Santa Ynez River upper watershed and seemingly ... read more

Montecito Water District (MWD) has been invited to join the Santa Barbara County Hazard Mitigation Plan, with an annex outlining MWD’s priorities and hazard mitigation strategies.

December 14, 2018

The Draft annex is available for public review here on the District's website: www.montecitowater.com. It is also available at the Montecito Water District Office, 583 San Ysidro Road, Montecito, California 93108 during normal business hours, 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. Comments and / or questions can be directed to Adam Kanold by December 28, 2018 at 5:00 P.M. Adam ... read more

Montecito Water District & City of Santa Barbara Present Progress on Desalination Negotiations

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Floyd Wicks, President of the Board of Directors, Montecito Water District. (Montecito, California, December 11, 2018)

Last week Montecito Water District’s (MWD) Strategic Planning Committee met to review the current status of a potential long-term Water Supply Agreement with the City of Santa Barbara (City). Phase 2 negotiations resumed in late March 2018, ... read more

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Project Engineering Design for Alder Creek Flume Repairs

December 3, 2018, updated December 6, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: The District is now seeking proposals from qualified engineers for the project Engineering Design for Alder Creek Flume Repairs. The Alder Creek flume infrastructure was damaged during the 2017 Thomas Fire and January 9th, 2018 debris flow at Jameson Lake property owned by the District. All proposals are due by 12:00 Noon on ... read more

Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration and Notice of Public Meeting Highline Water Pipeline Repair Project

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Montecito Water District (MWD), as lead agency, has completed an Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND) and invites public comments on the adequacy and completeness of the environmental analysis described in the IS/MND. The Draft IS/MND will be available for public review and comment for a 21-day public review period from November 13, 2018 to December ... read more

Montecito Water District (MWD) General Manager Nick Turner provides an update as the District enters a new water year: October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019

OCTOBER 26, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The 2017-2018 water year presented nearly every challenge a Water District might face: ongoing historic drought conditions, unprecedented climatic events, high-demand for fire protection, infrastructure devastation, disaster response, and community restoration. Amidst all of this, delivering a reliable supply of water at a reasonable cost to our ... read more

Request for Proposals: Cold Spring Creek, San Ysidro Creek, and Romero Creek Highline Repairs

October 25, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: The District is seeking proposals from qualified contractors for the project Cold Spring Creek, San Ysidro Creek, and Romero Creek Highline Repairs.

This Request For Proposals (RFP) outlines the requirements and submittal instructions. Engineers Estimate | Addendum to RFP.

Questions regarding this Request for Proposal (RFP) shall be addressed ... read more

Request for Proposals: Project Romero Canyon Creek Bridge Water Main Repairs

October 12, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: The District is seeking proposals from qualified contractors for the project Romero Canyon Creek Bridge Water Main Repairs.

This Request For Proposals (RFP) outlines the requirements and submittal instructions. Addendum to RFP | Addendum 2.

Questions regarding this Request for Proposal (RFP) shall be addressed to:

Adam Kanold, PE ... read more

Request for Proposals: Bella Vista Highline Repair Project

October 10, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: The District is seeking proposals from qualified contractors for the project Bella Vista Highline Repairs for damaged caused by the January 9th, 2018 debris flows.

This Request For Proposals (RFP) outlines the requirements and submittal instructions. Addendum to RFP.

Questions regarding this Request for Proposal (RFP) shall be addressed ... read more

Directors Vote to Get Smart

Montecito Water District to begin implementation of Automated Meter Infrastructure (AMI), commonly referred to as “Smart Meters” in 2019.

(Montecito, California, October 3, 2018)

In August the District’s Board of Directors voted unanimously in support of moving forward with the implementation of a Smart Metering Program, and closed the deal last week by approving a 10-year financing ... read more

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