On May 24, 2022 the Santa Cruz County Civil Grand Jury published Our Water Account Is Overdrawn—Beyond Conservation: Achieving Drought Resilience. The report pertains to all Santa Cruz County water agencies including SMGWA. The Grand Jury has requested that various boards and individuals respond to the report’s findings and recommendations by August 22, 2022. SMGWA board will be discussing this matter at a future board meeting.
The report is available at: Our Water Account Is Overdrawn: Beyond Conservation: Achieving Drought Resilience