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District of Distinction

Excellence in Governance is another core value of the Goleta Sanitary District. On January 6, 2017 the District was awarded the Special District Leadership Foundation’s Transparency Certificate of Excellence. The Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) is an independent, non-profit organization formed to promote good governance...

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Board of Directors

Each of the five governing board members is elected at large and serves a four-year term. Terms are staggered and elections are held in November of even-numbered years. Candidates must be United States Citizens, at least 18 years of age and reside within the boundaries...

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Finance Overview

The District’s fiscal year (FY) is the 12-month period starting July 1st and ending June 30th. The District’s budget, adopted by the governing board each year, estimates expenditures and the required revenues for the year. The draft budget is circulated for comments and input among...

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The District is proud to launch its own OpenGov portal OpenGov is a cloud-based software designed specifically for governments focusing on budgeting, operational performance, and citizen engagement. OpenGov is the citizen’s window into the District’s annual finances. It provides our customers with an easy way to...

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Mission Statement

We protect public health and the environment by responsible wastewater collection, treatment and resource recovery to meet present and future community needs.