Monthly Meetings

  • For leaks or water service questions, contact Roy Dunn 760-644-1997 or Larry Kluey at 760-484-7464
  • For company business questions, contact Rich Foster at 760-580-5805
Board of Directors monthly meetings are the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm, at the Old Firehouse Community Center, 20155 Elm Lane, Escondido, CA 92029.

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Are held once a year in March at the Old Firehouse Community Center. Board elections are held annually at this meeting .


June 11, 2022

WATER SHUT OFF MONDAY: On Monday, June 13 at 9:00 am the Del Dios Mutual Water Company will shut off water in Del Dios from Tamarack to Fremont/Carson (the South end of town) to repair a leak at Tamarack and Third. Repairs are expected to be completed by Monday evening. We are sorry for the inconvenience.


June 8, 2022

NEWS FROM THE JUNE 7th BOARD MEETING

1. With the merger of Sprint and T-Mobile, our cell-phone tower income will decrease by $30k this year. We will pursue other cell-phone companies, but we may need to increase water availability fees in 2023.

2. Serious Drought Declared in California and the West. Please help conserve water by following the DDMWC Water Conservation Measures and tips on this website.



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April 6, 2022

WATER SHUT OFF NOTICE TODAY

Water will be shut off today at 10:00 am for DDMWC customers between Kalmia and Elm in Del Dios. Leak repair. Sorry for the inconvenience.


March 2, 2022

At the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of the Del Dios Mutual Water Company held on March 1, 2022, the following persons were elected to the Board of Directors for the 2022 term: Rich Foster, Tom Hodges, Roy Dunn, Larry Kluey and Keven Tackaberry. Each received 98 votes, except one who received 97 votes. There were no write-in votes.

Thank you to everyone who sent in or brought in their ballot to be counted! Thank you to those who attended the Annual Meeting via Zoom. An edited summary of the meeting will be placed on this website soon. Next year we hope to host this meeting in person. On behalf of the Board of the DDMWC, we appreciate your participation and support!
         --Ruth Ketchum, Corp. Secretary for the DDMWC


January 29, 2022
Save the Date: March 1, 2022 at 7:00 pm will be our Annual Meeting of Shareholders. We will hold this meeting online with Zoom, for the safety of all during the continuing COVID-19 surge. This meeting WILL NOT be in person. It will be recorded, so if you miss the zoom meeting, you can view a recording of the meeting on this website.

Annual Board elections take place at this meeting. Shareholders will receive ballots by US Mail: please vote and return your ballot by mail ASAP, thank you! Please make sure we have your correct email address to receive the Zoom link invitation.


February 2, 2021

Annual Board elections take place in March. Shareholders will receive ballots by US Mail: please vote and return your ballot by mail ASAP, thank you! Virtual Zoom Annual Meeting will be March 2. This meeting is NOT IN PERSON due to pandemic restrictions. Make sure we have your correct email address to receive invitation.


January 28, 2021 Tank Drawdown coming soon.

Starting Sunday, Feb. 7, for about a week you may notice a variation in your water pressure. This is due to the regularly scheduled tank drawdown. We supply you with water from the Rincon District while this takes place. Rincon water may have more chlorine than we use, so if you have a fish tank or pond, be aware.


August 25, 2020  Current Consumer Confidence Report Available

The annual water quality report (Consumer Confidence Report 2019) is now available to read on this website and it is also posted at the Firehouse.


June 4, 2020 WATER SHUT-OFF TODAY

The water will be shut off today for several hours to homes between Nutmeg and Kalmia for repairs. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Thanks for your patience.


April 8, 2020: Pandemic Response Notice

The DDMWC will follow all State protocols and continue to supply fresh, clean drinking water to all its customers throughout the current coronavirus pandemic. Our water comes from wells deep in the earth and is not threatened with any shortages or pollution: we will continue to supply fresh, safe water as we have since 1934. For questions please contact Rich Foster, DDMWC President. Thanks for your support!


April 7, 2020 Board Meeting

The Monthly Board Meeting normally held on the first Tuesday of each month was cancelled this month due to State Directives regarding face-to-face meetings during the coronavirus pandemic. The Executive Team met and is in constant communication with the full Board and staff: the business of the DDMWC continues as usual.


March 3, 2020:

The Annual Meeting of Shareholders was held and the Board of Directors were elected for 2020. They are: Rich Foster, Tom Hodges, Roy Dunn, Larry Kluey and Kevin Tackaberry. Thanks to all who attended, sent in their proxy and voted!