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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...

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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...

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2019 Rate Forum

The Eastsound Water Board is hosting a membership forum on Monday, March 25 at 5 p.m. in the Eastsound Fire Hall. The meeting is to allow members to provide feedback to the Board regarding the 2019 rate structure. While the rate structure is the primary focus,...

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Frozen Pipes Concerns

Winter Weather impacts on Waterlines. This week Eastsound Water has had dozens of calls from folks with frozen pipes. It’s been several years since we’ve had these types of temperatures. Historically the water system sees a significant spike in water demand AFTER THE...

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2019 Rate Sheet

The Eastsound Water Board has approved the following rates. Service fee rates will apply to all billings after January 1, 2019. All other rates also apply effective January 1, 2019. These rates replace those previously approved in January 2016. Click image to download...

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2018 Board Election Results

The 2018 Board Election closed Tuesday, November 20 at 11:45 a.m. The election successful fulfilled the 10% quorum requirements, with 12.4% of members participating. Eastsound Water offered an online voting option for the first time, and this was the most popular form...

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