Does the District make a profit?

No. By law, we cannot charge customers more than what it costs to provide the service. As a public agency, our system is owned by our customers and governed by the SqCWD Board of Directors; we do not have shareholders or pay dividends like private companies. 

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1. How is the Soquel Creek Water District funded?
2. What do water rates pay for?
3. Does the District make a profit?
4. Why is the District conducting a water rate study?
5. Why do we have to adjust water rates now?
6. What is the rate study process?
7. How are rates set?
8. Who approves rate changes?
9. Does the District inflate forecasted expenses when setting rates?
10. What is the District doing to ensure adequate water supplies in the face of seawater intrusion?