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District of Distinction

On September 26, 2018 the District received the Platinum Level District of Distinction award from the Special District Leadership Foundation. This prestigious honor was given to the District for successfully implementing a comprehensive list of high level transparency and good governance practices. The District had...

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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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Financial Overview

The District’s fiscal year (FY) is the 12 months 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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As part of our commitment to transparency the District is proud to share its  OpenGov portal and  the following general information: 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...

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Mission, Vision, Values

Mission: We protect public health and the environment through cost effective wastewater collection, treatment and resource recovery to meet present and future community needs.
Vision: To be the Region’s Leader in Water Resource Recovery through Excellence and Innovation.
Values: We value our Community, the People we Serve, and the Environment we Protect by: Acting with Integrity, Being Dependable, Being Responsible, Being Safe and, Being Innovative.