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.
Another reason Fallbrook and Rainbow are seeking to leave the Water Authority Village News - December 8, 2020
FPUD Seeking to Switch Wholesaler Due to Cost Savings Village News - November 5, 2020
Detachment Progress Village News - August 20, 2020RMWD August 2020 Detachment Newsletter
LAFCO Detachement Review Committee Meeting Village News - July 17, 2020LAFCO Committee Press Release 07-10-20
LAFCO Approves Review Committee Village News - June 11, 2020
San Diego Union Tribune - March 19, 2020
Village News LAFCO Application - March 19, 2020
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, 2019Detachment 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, 2019Rainbow Board memo with detachment resolution - December 3 2019.pdf
Times of San Diego - Potential Countywide Vote - Nov. 26, 2019SDCWA 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
FPUD Increase Due to Higher Regional Rate - San Diego Union Tribune June 22, 2019