Membership Fee Increase Coming Soon.

The cost of purchasing service from Eastsound Water is going up on January 1st. The rate change applies to the initial cost of membership or the upgrade of a membership.  Since 2016 the cost of new service has been $12,700 for a single family home.  A year ago at...

2019 Board Election Results

Eastsound Water Board election results are in.  The first question is “did we meet the election quorum?”.  The answer is YES (just barely).  Eastsound Water has 1073 memberships, with each membership having one vote.  A quorum is 10% of eligible votes or...

Potential Water Operator Training Class

During Oct of 2019 Eastsound Water staff taught a 20 hour course for prospective water system operators.   The course attracted 13 students from a wide age range.   Meeting Tuesday and Thursday evenings class focused on details of how water systems...

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....