Strong financial performance and the procurement of local water supplies and diversification has resulted in Fitch Ratings recently affirming Vallecitos Water District’s credit rating of ‘AA+’, with an Outlook Stable into the foreseeable future.
05/29/2015 4:33 PM
Here's what Vallecitos' staff discovered since starting recent water waste patrols. The number one problem being noted is irrigation runoff.
05/08/2015 12:49 PM
Faced with mounting statewide water conservation mandates, Vallecitos will be stepping up public education and enforcement of their drought ordinance by implementing water waste patrols.
05/07/2015 12:49 PM
With emergency drought conditions persisting throughout California, on May 5, 2015, the State Water Resources Control Board adopted an emergency regulation requiring an immediate 25 percent reduction in overall potable urban water use statewide in accordance with Gov. Brown’s April 1 Executive Order.
05/06/2015 6:40 PM
The public notice review period for Rock Springs sewer replacement project starts May 6, 2015 and will continue for 30 days.
05/06/2015 5:25 PM
The District's Board of Directors recognized the students at last night's Board meeting for their efforts to create a Public Service Announcement to help spread the conservation message.
04/16/2015 9:00 AM
Facing unprecedented drought conditions, Metropolitan's Board of Directors approved a 15 percent water supply cutback yesterday to the San Diego County Water Authority starting July 1.
04/15/2015 2:37 PM
The Spring edition of the Splash! newsletter is now available online. Learn about drought updates, Vallecitos' school outreach programs and more!
03/16/2015 7:25 AM
Congratulations to this year's winner: Arianna Arango, a Junior at Mission Hills High School.
02/04/2015 10:54 PM
Responsive clean up efforts by Vallecitos minimized the sewer spill into San Marcos Creek.
02/04/2015 3:41 PM
The Winter edition of the Splash! newsletter is hot off the presses.
01/07/2015 5:48 PM
Armed with a mission and a timely message, Girl Scout Brownies from Troop 1165 will go door-to-door in San Marcos on Sunday, December 28 to remind residents to “save water every day, every way.”
12/26/2014 10:00 AM
On December 10, 2014, Craig Elitharp, James Hernandez and Mike Sannella were sworn in as Directors. Director Betty Evans was appointed 2015 Board President and Director Sannella was appointed Board Vice President.
12/11/2014 11:57 AM
Just a reminder that from November to May, outdoor watering is limited to once a week as stated in Vallecitos' mandatory Drought Level 2 restrictions.
11/04/2014 10:20 AM
Congratulations to this year's 4th grade calendar contest winners from Discovery Elementary School, who will be featured in the 2015 North County Water Agencies "Water is Life" calendar.
10/29/2014 3:12 PM
The Escondido Highlands HOA was recognized by the Vallecitos Board of Directors at the October 15, 2014 Board meeting for their commitment to conservation.
10/15/2014 6:16 PM
The last time Girl Scouts knocked on doors in San Marcos, it had nothing to do with selling a sweet treat and everything to do with promoting a healthier environment.
10/15/2014 5:38 PM
To comply with the emergency water conservation mandates enacted by the State, the Vallecitos Water District Board of Directors unanimously voted to move to a Level 2 Drought Alert at their regular meeting on August 6, 2014.
08/06/2014 6:30 PM
With the most recent fires behind us, accolades can be given to the brave firefighters and first responders that worked so hard to preserve the beautiful community we call home.
07/16/2014 2:35 PM
To make it easier for residents to properly dispose of kitchen grease, Vallecitos is offering free grease collection containers.
06/30/2014 11:17 AM