Entries by Patty Carran

Board Member Receives Recognition in Special District Governance

Beaumont, CA (November 4, 2014) – Mary Ann Melleby, member of the board of directors of the San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency in Beaumont, recently received the designation of “Recognition in Special District Governance” through the Special District Leadership Foundation. To receive the designation, special district board members and trustees must complete two distinct parts: 1) […]

Agency Endorses Water Bond for November 2014 Ballot

Beaumont – The San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency Board of Directors, at its September 15 meeting, voted unanimously to adopt a formal position in support of the $7.545 billion water bond measure set for the November ballot. Titled the Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014, the bond will appear as Proposition 1 […]

Water Agency Urges Heightened Water Conservation

Recognizing that 2013-14 is among the driest periods in state history, the San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency is urging residents of the Pass region to heighten their ongoing water conservation efforts.  At its April 21 meeting, the board of directors adopted a resolution thanking local residents for their ongoing water efficiency efforts and asking that […]

Experienced Water Leader Tapped for Regional Leadership Position

San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency Director Mary Ann Melleby to join 
Association of California Water Agencies Board of Directors in January Beaumont, CA (October 24, 2013) — Mary Ann Melleby, a member of the board of directors of the San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency in Beaumont, was recently elected to the board of directors for Region […]

Tax Rate to be Maintained

The San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency Board of Directors voted on August 5 to maintain the Agency’s property tax rate at eighteen and a half cents per hundred dollars of assessed valuation for the third year in a row.  The tax rate means that the owner of a $200,000 home would pay $370 per year […]

Elected Officers for the Next Two Years

The San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency, located in Beaumont, elected its officers for the next two years at its January 7 Board meeting.  John Jeter was re-elected President for his fifth two-year term.  Bill Dickson was re-elected Vice President, while Mary Ann Melleby was re-elected Treasurer.  Jeter has been on the Board since 2001.  Dickson […]

Pass Water Agency Has a New Board Member

The San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency’s newest board member has taken his seat at the board table.  Ron Duncan of Banning was sworn in last month as the new director for Division 1.  Duncan, owner of Lithopass Printing, was one of three candidates interviewed by the board at its April 16 meeting. John Jeter, board […]