Valley of the Moon Water District serving the Valley since 1962
Brush Creek The Valley of the Moon Water District
19039 Bay Street, P.O. Box 280
El Verano, CA 95433
707-996-1037

VOMWD was formed as a County Water District in 1960 under Water Code Section 30000 et seq. for the primary purpose of providing a dependable supply of potable water in the Valley of the Moon.  VOMWD’s service area extends from the Trinity Oaks Subdivision, located north of the town of Glen Ellen, to the Temelec Subdivision located at the southern end of the Sonoma Valley, and encompasses a total area of approximately 7,545 acres.  The District provides potable water to approximately 23,000 people through over 6,940 connections.

VOMWD has over the years made a concerted effort to share information about its public services with many and varied audiences. The purpose of this web site is to help even more people get the information they need.

Our Mission
It is the mission of the Valley of the Moon Water District to provide its customers with reliable, safe water at an equitable price, and to ensure the fiscal and environmental vitality of the District for future generations.

Fast Facts - VOMWD (2016)

 


WATER SUPPLY

 

 Total Area Served (acres)

7,545

 Total Population Served

23,000

  Water imported from Russian River (avg. annual over 10 years / acre feet)

2,734

  Water produced from local wells (avg. annual over 10 years / acre feet)

442

 

 

WATER USE

 

  Service connections

6,940

  Highest annual production (2003-04 / acre feet)

3,576

 

 

FINANCE

 

  Budget 2016-17 fiscal year revenues

$5,015,250

  Budget 2016-17 fiscal year expenditures

 

            Operations                                    

$3,864,799

            Debt service                                        

$208,584

            Capital purchases and projects             

$3,687,000

  Total budgeted 2016-17 fiscal year expenditures

$3,895,314

  Total Capital Assets, Net– as of June 30, 2015

$21,357,952

 

 

FACILITIES

 

  Miles of water mains

 92

  Number of storage tanks

14

  Total tank storage capacity (millions of   gallons)

5.5

  Number of pump stations

 12

  Number of potable water wells - owned

5

  Number of potable water wells - leased

1