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SGMA Update: Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) status confirmed by DWR

Following adoption of Resolution 2169 at MWD’s Board Meeting / Public Hearing on July 24, 2018, the District’s GSA formation notice was posted with DWR. Pursuant to DWR’s required 90-day review period, the Montecito Water District Groundwater Sustainability Agency was confirmed as the exclusive GSA for the Montecito Groundwater Basin on November 26, 2018. As the District begins to move forward with the development of a Groundwater Sustainability Plan, in accordance with SGMA, more information will be made available.

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 customers continues to be MWD’s […]

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. Questions regarding this Request for Proposal (RFP) shall be addressed to: Adam Kanold, PE Engineering […]

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 Engineering […]

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 to: […]

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 […]

Request for Proposals: Water Main Repairs at Toro Canyon Creek Bridge (Toro East)

September 27, 2018 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Montecito Water District is soliciting proposals from qualified contractors to replace pipeline and related infrastructure which was damaged during the January 9th, 2018 debris flows at the Caltrans bridge across Toro Canyon Creek. This Request For Proposals (RFP) outlines the requirements and submittal instructions. Questions regarding this Request for […]

Montecito Water District: Ready for Recycled Water Projects

(Montecito, California, September 21, 2018) Montecito Water District’s Strategic Planning Committee met September 20th to review the eagerly awaited draft Recycled Water Feasibility Study (Study) and discuss feasible projects. Woodard & Curran was hired to conduct the Study, half of which was funded by a grant awarded to the District by the State Water Resources […]