Press Releases

Soquel Creek Water District Appoints Ron Duncan as General Manager

Soquel Creek Water District’s board of directors appointed Ron Duncan as the agency’s new general manager at their meeting on Tuesday, February 2. Duncan has been serving as the interim general manager since April of 2015.  He has worked for the District for thirteen years, mostly as its conservation and customer service field manager.

Rachél Lather-Hidalgo Appointed to Soquel Creek Water District Board

At the January 13 public meeting, the Soquel Creek Water District's board of directors unanimously appointed Rachél Lather-Hidalgo of Aptos as a new director. She recently retired from the County of Santa Cruz where she worked as a senior civil engineer. 

Notice of Vacancy on Soquel Creek Water District Board of Directors

There is currently a vacancy on the Board of Directors of the Soquel Creek Water District (SqCWD). 

Leslie Strohm Hired as Soquel Creek Water District Financial and Business Services Manager

The Soquel Creek Water District is proud to announce the appointment of Leslie Strohm as the new Financial and Business Services Manager. Leslie was promoted from her position as the District’s Supervising Accountant. She has been with the District since 2008.

In Memoriam: Rick Meyer

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Soquel Creek Water District Board member Rick Meyer. 

Soquel Creek Water District Strategic Plan: District Formalizes Mission, Values, and Primary Goals

Soquel Creek Water District Board of Directors adopted the mission statement, core values, and primary organizational goals of the District's first official Strategic Plan. 

Soquel Creek Water District General Manager Resigns

Soquel Creek Water District has announced that General Manager Kim Adamson has resigned after leading the organization for almost two years. 

Transparency Certificate of Excellence Awarded to Soquel Creek Water District

February 24, 2015 – The Soquel Creek Water District has become the first Santa Cruz County Special District to receive a “Transparency Certificate of Excellence” from the California Special District Leadership Foundation. The certificate was awarded on Feb. 19 in recognition of outstanding transparency and good governance.

Soquel Creek Water District Customers Achieve Water Savings, Board to Discuss Proposed Conservation Program at Nov. 18 Meeting

Soquel, California [November 17, 2014] – Throughout November the Soquel Creek Water District is thanking its customers for their unprecedented water savings in 2014. Since February the District has pumped an average of 20 percent less water from the over-drafted groundwater aquifers that are currently its only water source.