News Updates

MPWD's Strategic Plan for 2017-2018 Unveiled

MPWD has released its approved Strategic Plan for 2017-2018 which outlines strategic core goals and measures of success for the next two years, as well as significant accomplishments in 2016.
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April 27, 2017 Regular Board Meeting

The Regular Board meeting scheduled for April 27, 2017 is now available for download.
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Civic Pay! The New Way to Pay Your Bill Online

MPWD unveils its upgraded online portal for MPWD Customers
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Celebrate Earth Day April 29!

MPWD is proud to announce its participation in the 6th Annual City of Belmont Earth Day. Stop by our booth and enjoy a day of fun and education. Click for details!
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UPDATE Regarding Your New MPWD Bill Statement

Your new billing statements will continue to reflect tiered water rates and usage, while the Civic Pay online customer portal will be unveiled April 24. Continue reading for more details.
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Press Release: MPWD Elects New Board President and Vice President

Al Stuebing takes the helm as president; ready for a big year in 2017
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Capital Improvement Program Retrospective

The replacement of the Buckland Water Storage Tanks represents the first of many improvements to the water distribution infrastructure that the Mid-Peninsula Water District (MPWD) has undertaken. Time-lapse video provides a behind-the-scenes look at the diligent work that goes into replacing one of these water tanks.
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Progress Report on the MPWD Strategic Plan

Get up to speed on core goals and objectives for the Mid-Peninsula Water District and its customers for 2016.
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UPDATE: "Take It Easy" Days to Start Wednesday

A 24-hour delay in the pipeline inspection by the SFPUC pushes back MPWD Customer "Take It Easy" days to November 16-17.
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MPWD Comprehensive System Analysis and CIP Update

The Comprehensive System Analysis and Capital Improvement Program FY 2016 – 2017 Update is now available for public review and download.
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2015-2016 Water Conservation Annual Report

The MPWD's Water Conservation Annual Report, which summarizes MPWD's efforts to promote water conservation over the past year, is now available for public viewing.
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MPWD Drip Irrigation Workshop

Interested in learning more about the benefits of a water-efficient drip system? MPWD will be hosting a Hands-On Workshop on Saturday, October 22, 2016. Register today!
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MPWD Catalog of Enterprise Systems

In compliance with SB 272 and the California Public Records Act
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MPWD Teams Up with Local Scout on Sustainable Garden

In May of 2015, the MPWD was approached by Thomas Kish, a local scout, with a proposed community “Demo Garden” concept to meet the requirements of his Eagle Leadership Service Award.
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2016 Water Rate Increase

Following a formal notice and Proposition 218 majority protest hearing process on June 25, 2015, the MPWD Board of Directors approved a series of annual water rate adjustments over a 5-year period, including a pass through provision of any excess SFPUC wholesale water rate increases.
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MPWD Goes 2-for-2 on Earth Day 2016

Mid-Peninsula Water District (MPWD) renewed its commitment to celebrating Earth Day this year by participating in back-to-back local community events.
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City of Belmont - Public Works Open House Celebration

The City of Belmont is having their Open-House celebration on May 18, 2016 from 10:00 am - 2:30 pm at Twin Pines Park.
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MPWD's First Annual State of the District Address Announced

You are invited to participate in MPWD’s first annual “State of the District” address and meet with MPWD officials and staff members on April 27, 2016, at 6:30 p.m.
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FREE Soils and Invasive Species Workshop – May 7

MPWD and BAWSCA will be providing a free class on Soils and Invasive Species. This class will help you build soil and protect your gardens from invasive plants and pests.
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When the Rain is On, Turn the Sprinklers Off

The drought is year-round, and so is conservation. During wet and cooler weather, TURN OFF your irrigation system and let nature do the watering for you.
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Update of Urban Water Management Plan

MPWD will be reviewing and updating its Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) during 2016 and is encouraging customer participation.
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Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance Adopted

The Mid-Peninsula Water District (MPWD), in conjunction with the Bay Area Water Supply and Conservation Agency (BAWSCA) and other local agencies, has adopted a water efficiency ordinance for landscaping in order to comply with the California Water Commission’s new requirements and guidelines for water conservation.
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FREE Hydrozones and Xeriscape Workshop – April 9

MPWD and BAWSCA will be providing a free class on Hydrozoning and Xeriscape. This class will help you choose the right plants for varying conditions in different places of your landscape.
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NEW Water Efficient Landscaping Ordinance

Public hearing to be held on January 28, 2016 at 6:30 pm to consider adoption of proposed Ordinance No. 115: Water Efficient Landscaping Ordinance.
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Approved Meeting Dates for 2016 Board Meetings

Plan ahead now for 2016. All meetings at 6:30 pm.
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Rain Barrel Rebate Program Released

In partnership with the San Mateo Countywide Water Pollution Prevention Program (a program of the City/County Association of Governments of San Mateo County), BAWSCA and MPWD are offering rebates of up to $100 per rain barrel for the purchase and installation of qualifying rain barrels.
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"Save the Music" Festival

MPWD was recently invited to participate in the largest annual fundraiser event for School Force, the education foundation for the Belmont Redwood Shores School District (BRSSD).
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MPWD Participates in Belmont's Earth Day 2015

For the second year in a row, MPWD participated in Belmont's Earth Day celebration.
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California Water Use Fell 27 Percent in June

U.S. News & World Report: California water use fell 27 percent in June, passing governor's savings target in drought.
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MPWD Proudly Releases the 2014 Consumer Confidence Report

We are pleased to report in this 2014 Consumer Confidence Report that we once again met and surpassed all federal and state water quality regulations.
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​MPWD Responds to Statewide Drought Emergency

The State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) issued 2015 regulations to address the statewide drought emergency and has called on Mid-Peninsula Water District customers to save 20%. Together, we can do it! Mid-Peninsula Water District offers resources to help.
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MPWD 2015 Water Conservation Calendars Are Here

The Mid-Peninsula Water District is proud to announce the release of its annual wall calendar dedicated to water conservation through the eyes and imaginations of local school children.
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WATCH NOW! MPWD's First Annual "State of the District" Address

MPWD’s First Annual “State of the District” Address, held on April 27, 2016, is now available for public viewing in full-length video.
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MPWD Basic Horticulture 101 Workshop

Take advantage of this free and unique parent/child hands-on workshop hosted by MPWD on Thursday, May 11, 2017. Register Today!!
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Water Awareness Poster Contest Draws Creative Expressions

Local school talent showcased in the 2017 Mid-Peninsula Water District Calendar.
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