Partial Cancellation of Boil Water Notice

(Montecito, California, January 15, 2018)

On 1/9/2018 2:22 pm you were notified of the need to boil/disinfect all tap water used for drinking and cooking purposes.

Montecito Water District in conjunction with the State Water Resources Control Board has determined that, through abatement of the health hazard and comprehensive testing, the water in the Summerland area is safe to drink.

In the Summerland Area it is no longer necessary to boil your tap water or for you to consume bottled water in the area as described below:

  • East of and including Ortega Ridge Road to the ocean.
  • South of and including Hunt Drive.
  • West of and including Greenwell Road / Asegra Road
  • This area includes Freesia Drive, Caspia Lane, Marguerita Way, and the Montecito Ranch Estates.

An interactive zone boundary map is available on these web sites

Montecito Water District
County of Santa Barbara

For more information call:

Water Utility contact: Chad Hurshman, Water Treatment & Production Superintendent, 805.969.2271

State Water Resources Control Board: State Water Resources Control Board – Drinking Water Field Operations Branch – District Office at (805) 566-1326

Local Environmental Health Jurisdiction: State of California

Montecito Water District's mission is to provide an adequate and reliable supply of high quality water to the residents of Montecito and Summerland, at the most reasonable cost. In carrying out this mission, the District places particular emphasis on providing outstanding customer service, conducting its operations in an environmentally sensitive manner, and working cooperatively with other agencies. For additional information visit, like Montecito Water District on Facebook, and follow on twitter @MontecitoWater.