Pursuant to the rate schedule adopted in Ordinance 2015-20 the City will be increasing the water and sewer rates for 2019/2020, effective July 1, 2019. The new water and sewer rates can be viewed HERE.
Follow the City Water System (3510002) at the California State Water Resources Control Board Safe Drinking Water Information System (SDWIS)
See all the State-provided information about the City's water system on their website. On the left side of the page are links to different types of information such as facilities, monitoring schedules, results and Consumer Confidence Reports. Additional results and reports, such as chlorine residuals and bacteriologic monitoring, are available in the Document Center at the bottom of this page.
CANCELLATION OF SERVICE CONNECTION MORATORIUM - December 21, 2018
The State Water Resources Control Board-Division of Drinking Water has cancelled the service connection moratorium. This has been an issue for the City for at least the last 15 years. The City now has a safe, redundant water supply in case of a well going down. The high iron/manganese well is now on stand-by and the water discoloration issue will go away. See the letter from the SWRCB-DDW here.
DRINKING WATER WARNING LIFTED - March 23, 2018
The State Water Resources Control Board - Division of Drinking Water has lifted the mandatory warning for high levels of nitrates in the City of San Juan Bautista Water System. The water is now safe for all ages to drink. For more information, please call the City of San Juan Bautista at (831) 623-4661 or visit us at 311 Second Street, PO Box 1420, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045.
San Juan Bautista Water Rate Study
The Water and Sewer Rate Study Draft Report was adopted by the San Juan Bautista City Council on September 15, 2015. The Water Rate Study incorporated a uniform rate structure for water used in lieu of the tier rate structure which the City had been using for several years. The water and sewer rate increases were then approved with Ordinance 2015-20. See the staff report, Water Rate Study, and Ordinance 2015-20 below.
San Juan Bautista Water Forum in the News
Check out the article on the San Juan Bautista Water Forum in BenitoLink HERE.
San Juan Bautista Water Forum & Council Goal Setting Workshop
The City of San Juan Bautista hosted a Water Forum on Saturday, January 14, 2017, to assist the public with questions and concerns regarding our water sources, water infrastructure and delivery, water quality, and water fees, rates, and billing. The forum took place at the Mission San Juan Bautista Parish Center located at 406 2nd Street in San Juan Bautista from 10 AM to 12 PM. It was followed by a City Council Goal Setting Workshop from 1 PM to 3 PM.
Water Meter and Billing Update
You may have noticed some changes in both the appearance and the bill amounts on your recent water bills. Click to view the letter below for the most recent update. For more information about your new water meter, click here.
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