Measure J Information

Updated Information on the Measure J Directed Feasibility Study

Welcome to the informational page regarding Measure J, the public vote to instruct the Monterey Peninsula Water Management to undertake a feasibility study on the public take over of California American Water’s Monterey Water System. The measure was passed at with the electorate voting 55.81% to 44.19% in favor of the measure. The results were certified by the Monterey County Elections Department on November 28, 2018. They can be found here: Measure J Results

Notice of Availability of EIR for the Potential Acquisition of Monterey Water System and District Boundary Adjustment Project

Click here to review the Notice of Availability; Draft EIR and Appendices

The Monterey Peninsula Water Management District gives notice that the District has prepared and completed a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the proposed Potential Acquisition of Monterey Water System and District Boundary Adjustment Project.  The public review period begins June 18, 2020 and ends on August 3, 2020.

Notice of Public Meeting to Receive Comments on the Draft EIR

All interested parties are invited to attend a public meeting to comment on the Draft EIR that will be held on: Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 5 pm Pacific Time (US and Canada).  Due to the COVID-19 shelter-in-place regulations this meeting will be held via Zoom.  View a guide on how to attend the Zoom meeting and present public comment .

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A live webcast of the meeting can also be viewed on AMP at    Scroll down to the bottom of the page and select the Peninsula Channel.

Please note that this page will be updated regularly with new information as it pertains to the feasibility study.



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