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Detachment and Annexation Updates

The Boards of Directors of the Rainbow Municipal Water District (RMWD) and Fallbrook Public Utilities District (FPUD) have each adopted Resolutions of Application to detach from the San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) and annex into the Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD), Metropolitan Water District’s (MWD) wholesaler.

Below are articles, press releases and documents related to the proposed detachment.

San Diego Union Tribune - Feb. 23, 2020

San Diego Reader - Water Supply Article - Jan. 14, 2020

Village News - Dec. 28, 2019

Oside News Article - Dec. 18, 2019

Detachment Application Press Release -- Dec. 17, 2019Eastern MWD Board memo on resolution supporting detachment - Dec. 11 2019 .pdf

Village News - Countywide Vote on Reorganization - Dec. 6, 2019

Rainbow Board memo with detachment resolution - December 3 2019.pdf

Times of San Diego - Potential Countywide Vote - Nov. 26, 2019

SDCWA Detachment Letter to Rate Payers - Nov. 25, 2019Valley Center MWD detachment analysis -- Oct. 7 2019.pdfRiverside LAFCO staff memo on MOU with SDLAFCO -- Sept. 26 2019.pdfRMWD vice chair letter to SDCWA -- Aug. 29, 2019.pdfWater Authority letter to RMWD and FPUD -- Aug. 21 2019.pdf