2019 Base Rate Appeal Process Update

In response to members’ feedback, on July 1st Eastsound Water announced an “Base Rate Appeal Process”.  In 2019 Eastsound Water adopted a new rate structure the linked members’ base rate portion of their service fees to their 2018 water use....

2019 Annual Meeting Scheduled for Oct 29th

The Eastsound Water Board of Directors has scheduled the 2019 Annual Meeting for Tuesday evening Oct 29th at the Eastsound Fire Hall.   At this year’s annual meeting 3 Board seats will be open.   The seats held by Joe Cohen, Clyde Duke, and Steve Miller are open...

2019 Water Use Update

2019 Water Demand is down 2.7% compared to 2018.   This is comparing Jan 1 through the end of July 2018 to the same period in 2019.  This is in keeping with a decade long trend of Eastsound Water efficiently serving a growing membership without taxing our water...

Water System Operator Job Training Course

Eastsound Water and the San Juan Economic Development Council are offering an introductory course for persons interested in learning about a career as a Certified Water System Operator. The course will be taught by Eastsound Water on Orcas Island. Topics to be covered...

2019 Base Rate Appeal Opportunity

In response to members’ requests, Eastsound Water has developed a 2019 Base Rate Appeal Process. The 2019 rate structure specifies that members’ base rates are calculated at $14 per 1,000 gallons applied to their 2018 water use. (Example: If an account averaged 10,000...