Groundwater News

May 1, 2017: The Joint Exercise of Power Agreement (JPA) between the Scotts Valley Water District, San Lorenzo Valley Water District, and County of Santa Cruz is available on our Resources Page. The JPA will be discussed at the following meetings:

  • May 4th at the Scotts Valley Water District Board of Directors meeting
  • May 23rd at the County of Santa Cruz Board of Supervisors meeting
  • May 25th at the San Lorenzo Valley Water District Board of Directors meeting

Santa Cruz Sentinel, March 4, 2017: New Water Agency on the Horizon for Scotts Valley and San Lorenzo Valley.

Press Release: Groundwater Agency Formation Stakeholder Meeting on February 22, 2017.

Santa Cruz Sentinel, Dec. 10, 2015: Santa Cruz County, water districts explore groundwater sustainability agency

KQED, Sept. 17, 2014: What to Know About California’s New Groundwater Law