District FAQs

The Santa Margarita Community Room (Community Room) is located downstairs at the District Offices, 2 Civic Center Drive, Scotts Valley is available for local not-for-profit groups for meetings and programs of an informational, educational or civic nature when not being used by the Board of Directors or for other District activities it.  No business promotion, sales or solictations may occur while using the room.  All meetings must be free and open to the public. The room has about 24' by 32'  of usable floor space and is furnished with rolling tables and chairs that can be configured to meet your needs.  It is  equipped with projection system, PA system and has wireless internet access.   

It is available on a first come first serve basis Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. To schedule the room, or for more information, call Customer Service at 831-438-2363 or email. A link to a printable version of the application is provided below.

Santa Margarita Community Room Application

The Board of Directors has oversight over Scotts Valley Water District and appoints the General Manager to handle day-to-day operations. The directors have the power to set water rates, establish policies that support the vision and the mission of the district, and to provide direction to the General Manager on matters within the authority of the Board. The operation of the District requires that the directors remain objective and responsive to the needs of the public they serve, make decisions within the proper channels of governmental structure and not use the public office for personal gain.

Regular meetings are scheduled for the third Thursday of each month at 7pm at the Scotts Valley Water District board room, 2 Civic Center Dr. Meeting dates are subject to change, please contact the District for date confirmation at (831) 438-2363.

Board members are elected to four year terms and have no term limits. Elections are staggered, every other November two to three director seats are up for election. Interested applicants may submit a letter of interest and a resume to the Board President. See Board of Directors for more info.