WATER ALERT STAGE
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday - Friday
8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm (MT)
Closed Holidays (see calendar)
Business Office Location:
1 Caliente Road, Suite D
Santa Fe, NM 87508-8162
FOR EMERGENCIES DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS, CALL (505) 466-1085
FOR EMERGENCIES AFTER HOURS AND ON HOLIDAYS, CALL (505) 780-0090
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CUSTOMER SURVEY RESULTS
The Eldorado Area Water & Sanitation District (EAWSD) provides clean, safe, and reliable water services to almost 3,000 customer accounts in the unincorporated area around Eldorado in Santa Fe County, New Mexico. EAWSD is publicly owned and is dedicated to bringing the best and most economical water service possible to the ratepayers, while adhering to the laws of New Mexico and the regulations of the State Drinking Water Bureau and the EPA. The District owns and operates all of its own facilities, including distribution and collection systems and water treatment facilities.
Current news, including information about any system problems, may be found in the individual news items listed below this section. Other specific information about the District, our water system, and our water quality and resources can be found elsewhere on this website. If you cannot find the answer to the question you are seeking, please don't hesitate to contact us . We also always appreciate suggestions for improving or adding information to the site.
We are committed to providing the best possible customer service and to keeping our customers well informed about their water system and the water they drink.
October 6, 2015
Post Public Rate Hearing Update
At the request of the Hearing Officer, additional information to be submitted for further clarification of questions raised at the 9-28-15 Public Hearing is posted below.
August 28, 2015
EAWSD Board Proposes Water Rate Increase
At a regularly scheduled meeting of the EAWSD Board held on Thursday, August 20, 2015, the Board approved Resolution No. 16-08-03 authorizing a Public Hearing to be held to consider a proposed resolution to adjust rates, tolls, fees or charges as shown in EXHIBIT A. The Public Hearing is part of the EAWSD Cost of Service & Rate Design Study process that was conducted over the past year to evaluate our water utility's financial situation, including recommendations for any needed changes. The Public Hearing before an independent Hearing Officer certified by the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission will be held on Monday September 28, 2015, at 5:00 P.M. at the La Tienda Performance Space, 7 Caliente Road in Eldorado (Notice of Public Hearing). Utility customers are urged to attend this hearing and to express their views on the proposed rate changes.
For more information on the Cost of Service & Rate Design Study process please click on the links below:
Content Last Updated 10/7/2015
Latest NewsCURRENT WATER ALERT STAGE: NORMAL
2015 Sept 28: Notice of Public Rate Hearing
2015 Aug 13: STAGE 1 Water Restrictions Lifted
2015 Aug 11: Public Forum regarding the findings of the Cost of Service & Rate Design Study
2015 May 15: STAGE 1 Water Restrictions Imposed
2014 Sept 8: STAGE 1 Water Restrictions Lifted
2014 June 16: STAGE 1 Water Restrictions Imposed
2013 Aug 22: Public Hearing held for proposed water conservation surcharge
2013 May 22: STAGE 1 Water Restrictions Imposed
2013 July 01: Torreon Well Maintenance
Events & Meetings
|Tue Oct 13—||Bills & Water Notes Mailed|
|Thu Oct 15—||BOARD MEETING|
|Mon Nov 2—||Meter Reading Begins|
|Thu Nov 5—||Bills are Due|
|Thu Nov 5—||BOARD MEETING|
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