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Montecito Water District Seeks 20% Reduction in Customer Water Use

Prompted by statewide extreme drought conditions and an increase in customer usage that is trending over budget, Montecito Water District has set a goal of reducing overall water use by 20%. The Board of Directors adopted this target at its regular meeting on July 27, 2021 after reviewing the Quarterly Water Supply Update and data […]

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN FOR MAINTENANCE FACILITIES

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: The Montecito Water District (District) is soliciting proposals from qualified consultants to provide architectural design services for the District’s Maintenance Facilities Reconstruction project (Project) located at the District headquarters at 583 San Ysidro Road. This Request for Proposals (RFP) contains the full requirements and submittal instructions. Addendum 1 Questions regarding this Request […]

August 2021 Customer Mailing

Goal: A 20% Reduction in Overall Water Use ; Best Practices to Reduce Water Use Click Images to Enlarge Click Here to Download PDF

Voluntary Conservation Called for as Drought Conditions Place Extra Demand on Water Supply

Yesterday the Governor called for 15% voluntary reduction in water use across California, and included Santa Barbara County in the expanded regional drought state of emergency. Montecito Water District customers reduced water consumption by a remarkable 56% during previous drought conditions.  However, use has ramped up significantly since December, 2020.  Customer demand was again reported […]

2020 Annual Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report Now Available Online

  Montecito Water District is pleased to provide the Annual Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report. We encourage you to view the report and learn more about your drinking water here: www.montecitowater.com/doc/ccr2020 We no longer mail the annual report in an effort to reduce costs and environmental impacts. If you would like to receive a printed […]

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS EAST VALLEY ROAD WATER MAIN REPLACEMENT

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Montecito Water District is seeking proposals from qualified contractors to replace pipeline and related infrastructure on East Valley Road. This Request for Proposals (RFP) contains the full requirements and submittal instructions. Addendum 1 Addendum 2 Addendum 3 Status: All proposals are due by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Thursday, July 22, 2021.   Montecito […]

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION

  NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION MONTECITO WATER DISTRICT 583 San Ysidro Road Santa Barbara, California 93108 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN the Montecito Water District (MWD and Lead Agency) has prepared a Draft Initial Study & Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND) for the project listed below pursuant to the California Environmental Quality […]