The San Lorenzo Valley Water District (SLVWD) is seeking applications for interested members of the community to participate as Public Members of the SLVWD committees.

The Board of Directors established roles for public members on committees at its Nov. 5, 2015, meeting. The Board also consolidated the District committees from seven to three: Finance; Administrative; and Environmental, Engineering & Planning.

Each committee may seat one public member for a term of up to one year, in addition to two board members. All public member committee positions are voluntary. Applicants must be residents of the San Lorenzo Valley Water District service area and/or customers of the San Lorenzo Valley Water District. The commitment includes preparing for and attending one meeting per month, on average.

Any person interested in filling a position on a committee as a Public Member must complete an application. Applications are available online or at the District office. can be sent to the District Secretary, 13060 Hwy. 9, Boulder Creek, CA 95006, and are due by Jan. 7. The Board of Directors will review applications at its Jan. 21, 2016 meeting.



The San Lorenzo Valley Water District is located in the mountains of northern Santa Cruz County. The district serves more than 7,500 metered connections. Established in 1941, the district supplies water to the communities of Boulder Creek, Brookdale, Ben Lomond, Zayante, Scotts Valley, Manana Woods and Felton. For more information, visit or