Announcements

11 Jun 2015

Goleta: Stage III Water Shortage

The Goleta Water District Board of Directors declared a Stage II Water Shortage Emergency on September 9, 2014. The District set a 25% district-wide reduction in water usage to help extend available water supplies. The declaration is consistent with the requirements of the District’s adopted Drought Preparedness and Water Shortage Contingency Plan and statewide emergency… Read more »


19 May 2015

Santa Barbara City Council declares a Stage Three Drought Condition

On May 5, 2015, the Santa Barbara City Council declared a Stage Three Drought Condition in response to the driest consecutive four years on record. The Stage Three Drought Condition requires a 25% Citywide reduction in overall water use, with mandatory regulations on specific water use applications. These regulations apply to all customers using City… Read more »


10 Sep 2014

Goleta: Stage II Water Shortage

The Goleta Water District Board of Directors declared a Stage II Water Shortage Emergency on September 9, 2014. The District set a 25% district-wide reduction in water usage to help extend available water supplies.  The declaration is consistent with the requirements of the District’s adopted Drought Preparedness and Water Shortage Contingency Plan and statewide emergency… Read more »


21 May 2014

Stage Two Drought Condition for Santa Barbara

The Santa Barbara City Council declares a Stage Two Drought Condition in response to the driest consecutive three years on record, triggering drought related water use regulations as of May 20, 2014.   The Stage Two Water Use Regulations are Summarized as Follows: Hoses must be equipped with an automatic shut-off nozzle. Washing of pavement… Read more »