Posted on: December 1, 2016

MMWD Closes Successful Refinancing Deal and Earns Credit Rating Upgrade

On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, the Marin Municipal Water District closed a successful $30.2 million revenue bond sale to take advantage of favorable interest rates and refinance revenue bonds issued in 2010.  The refinancing created an opportun...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Marin Municipal Water District to Purchase 100% Renewable Energy

Furthering our commitment to sustainability and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) has voluntarily agreed to increase the percentage of energy purchased from renewable sources to 100% through Marin Clean Energ...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

MMWD to Replace Over 100-year-old Undersized Pipeline in Forest Knolls to Improve Fire Flow

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace more than a half mile of dated and fire flow deficient cast iron pipeline in Forest Knolls, a community in unincorporated Marin County, in late September. Construction is scheduled to be completed in Janu...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

MMWD to Replace Worn Pipeline in San Rafael

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace approximately 2,800 feet of dated and fire flow deficient cast iron pipeline within the City of San Rafael beginning mid-September. Construction is scheduled to be completed in January.

The lowest res...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Another Slow Zone Event to be Held at Mt. Tam’s Lake Lagunitas Saturday, September 10

In April a new program called “Slow Zone” began on some of the roads and trails around Lake Lagunitas on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed in Marin County. Following the success of the first two Slow Zone events on April 9 and 16, a third event will be held Sat...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

MMWD Offers Free Water Education Programs for 2016-17 School Year

MMWD watershed field trip

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is pleased to offer free, fun-filled water education programs for schools in our service area during the 2016-17 school year.

Programs include field trips to the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed, classroom presentations...Read on...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

MMWD Director Cynthia Koehler Appointed to EPA’s Local Government Advisory Committee

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Gina McCarthy has appointed Marin Municipal Water District Board of Directors President Cynthia Koehler to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Local Government Advisory Committee. Koehler, of Mill Valle...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

MMWD to Replace Various Aging Pipelines in Terra Linda

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace approximately 6,440 feet of dated and worn cast iron pipeline in the community of Terra Linda within the City of San Rafael. This project will replace leak-prone pipeline in coordination with planned road...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

MMWD Improving Oak Woodlands and Gathering Materials for Winter Habitat Enhancement

Beginning August 15, Marin Municipal Water District crews will harvest fifteen non-native Monterey cypress trees from an area east of Bon Tempe Lake known as Pine Point. These trees will be harvested with the root structures intact so that they can be uti...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2016

MMWD to Replace Various Aging Pipelines Throughout Marin County

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace approximately 2,700 feet of dated and worn cast iron pipeline within the Cities of San Rafael, Larkspur, and Mill Valley beginning late July. This project will replace leak-prone pipeline in coordination ...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

MMWD to Replace Pipeline, including 117-year-old section, in Kentfield and San Rafael

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace approximately 2,130 feet of dated and worn cast iron pipeline within the unincorporated community of Kentfield and the City of San Rafael beginning late July. This project will replace leak-prone pipeline...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Upcoming Closure of Cross Marin Trail due to Culvert Repairs

From early August through October, Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace a failed corrugated metal pipe culvert underneath the Cross Marin Trail at Jewell Creek. The culvert is in disrepair and has a decayed bottom affecting fish passage at t...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2016

As California Changes Drought Regulations, MMWD Encourages Continued Conservation

Under new state water conservation regulations that take into account local water supply conditions, the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will continue to focus on conservation, though the district is no longer required to meet a 20% state conservati...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2016

Marin Municipal Water District to Host Second Annual Customer Appreciation Open House June 18

Marin Municipal Water District’s second annual Customer Appreciation Open House will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 9 a.m. to noon at 220 Tamal Vista Boulevard in Corte Madera.

This year’s event will bring back favorite activities and exhibits from...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2016

Marin Municipal Water District Celebrates National Trails Day June 4

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will celebrate the American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day Saturday, June 4, with a fun-filled event on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed.

The day will begin at 9 a.m. at MMWD’s Sky Oaks Headquarters located at 49...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

Take the Guesswork out of Watering with MMWD's Weekly Schedule

It's that time of year: As the rainy season draws to a close, many Marin residents are turning on their irrigation systems. But particularly for gardeners without smart irrigation controllers, knowing how much to water can be a challenge.

The Marin Mu...Read on...

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Posted on: May 3, 2016

Marin Municipal Water District Hiring for Numerous Summer and Temporary Positions

Marin Municipal Water District is looking to fill numerous open positions including summer helpers, interns, and watershed aides. These are full-time, temporary positions with varied skill sets, schedules, and durations.

If you would like to be an inte...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Marin Municipal Water District to Replace Pipeline, including 120-year-old sections, in Mill Valley

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace nearly a mile total of dated and worn pipeline in five neighborhoods in Mill Valley and one neighborhood in Corte Madera beginning this week. The new water pipeline will be better able to withstand an ear...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2016

Slow Zone Program Begins at Mt. Tam’s Lake Lagunitas

In April a new program called “Slow Zone” will begin on some of the roads and trails around Lake Lagunitas on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed in Marin County. The goal of the Slow Zone program is to increase visitor safety and to reduce trail user conflicts. ...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

MMWD Releases Draft Urban Water Management Plan for Public Review

Public Hearings on Plan Set for MMWD Board Meetings of April 19 and May 17

The Marin Municipal Water District is releasing the district’s draft 2015 Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) for public review and input. The UWMP is a long-range plan that the ...Read on...

Posted on: March 18, 2016

MMWD Secures Grant Funding to Continue Fish Habitat Improvement and Life Cycle Monitoring

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) has secured over $830k in funding by way of two grants from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Fisheries Restoration Grants Program. The two funded projects will continue improving fish habitat and monito...Read on...

Posted on: March 1, 2016

MMWD Begins Lagunitas Road Pipeline Replacement Project in the Town of Ross

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will begin a project to replace nearly a mile of dated, leak-prone cast iron pipelines in the Town of Ross beginning mid-March with completion scheduled for June.

The original pipelines were installed in 1908, 1920...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

MMWD to Replace Pipeline in the Town of Ross to Improve Fire Flow and Seismic Reliability

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace just over a mile of 110-year-old galvanized pipe in the Town of Ross with new welded steel and PVC pipeline in order to increase fire flow and seismic reliability throughout the area. Construction is sche...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2016

MMWD Adopts Graywater Ordinance to Promote Water Conservation

The Marin Municipal Water District's Board of Directors recently adopted an ordinance requiring applicants for new water service, and applicants requesting an enlarged water service for substantial residential or commercial remodels, to install a graywate...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2016

Cynthia Koehler of Mill Valley Elected MMWD 2016 Board President; Vice President is Larry Russell

Director Cynthia Koehler of Mill Valley is the newly elected president of the Marin Municipal Water District Board of Directors for 2016 and Director Larry Russell of Tiburon is the vice president.

Koehler’s goals for the year are to make substantial ...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2015

MMWD Customers Surpassing 20% Cumulative Conservation Target

Six months into statewide water-use cutbacks, Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) customers continue to surpass the district's 20% cumulative savings target. Customers saved 22% in November and all told have saved 21.1% from June through November, compa...Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2015

MMWD Holding Public Hearing on New Rate Proposal on December 8, 2015

The Marin Municipal Water District is holding a public hearing on a new rate proposal on Tuesday, December 8, at 7:30 p.m., in the MMWD Board Room, 220 Nellen Avenue, Corte Madera. MMWD customers will have the opportunity to comment on the rate proposal b...Read on...

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Posted on: November 24, 2015

MMWD Invites Customers to Attend December 3 Public Workshop on New Rate Proposal

The Marin Municipal Water District is holding a public workshop on a new rate proposal on Thursday, December 3, at 7:30 p.m., in the MMWD Warehouse, 220 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera. MMWD is hosting the workshop to give district customers an opportunit...Read on...

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Posted on: November 24, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District to Replace 106-year-old Pipe in Sausalito

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace over a half mile of dated, leak-prone cast iron pipeline in the City of Sausalito ahead of the city’s repaving project scheduled for the summer of 2016. The Sausalito Pipeline Replacement Project will beg...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2015

MMWD Invites Customers to Attend November 10 Public Workshop on New Rate Proposal

The Marin Municipal Water District is holding a public workshop on a new rate proposal on Tuesday, November 10, 7:30-8:30 p.m., in the MMWD Board Room, 220 Nellen Avenue, Corte Madera. MMWD is hosting this workshop and a second one on December 3 to give d...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District Begins Resilient Forests Project on Mt. Tamalpais

In an effort to mitigate the destructive effects of sudden oak death (SOD) on Mt. Tamalpais’ forests, the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) has begun an exciting new study: the Resilient Forests Project.

Massive die-off of native tan oak and live ...Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2015

MMWD to Begin San Geronimo Valley Pipeline Replacement Project

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace a third of a mile of seismically vulnerable pipeline in the south side shoulder of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in Woodacre. The project will begin in early November 2015 and is estimated to be completed i...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2015

Workshops, Rebates, and Expert Advice from MMWD to Help You Bid Your Lawn Goodbye this Fall

Tired of your water-guzzling, labor-intensive lawn? Fall is the perfect time to replace thirsty turf with beautiful native and drought-tolerant plants because winter rains will help your new plants get established. To learn how and get inspired, join Mari...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2015

MMWD Board Authorizes Issuance of Proposed Rate Increase Notice and Sets Public Hearing for December

At a special board meeting on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 the Marin Municipal Water District Board of Directors authorized the issuance of a special notice, as required by State Prop. 218, to notify MMWD customers about a proposed rate increase. The board...Read on...

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Posted on: August 24, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District to Replace Aging Pipes in Mill Valley to Improve Fire Flow Capacity

Marin Municipal Water District will begin work in September 2015 to replace over half a mile of aging pipe on Sequoia Valley Road and nearby streets in Mill Valley. The current pipe, installed in sections in 1917 and 1931, has had numerous leaks, making i...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2015

MMWD Offers Free Water Education Programs for 2015-16 School Year

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is pleased to offer free, fun-filled, and memorable water education programs for schools in our service area during the 2015-16 school year.

With the continuing drought in California, MMWD’s school education pr...Read on...

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Posted on: August 7, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District to Relocate Pipeline in San Rafael Due to SMART Right-of-Way

The Marin Municipal Water District has awarded W.R. Forde Associates a contract to begin work installing 1,350 feet of welded steel and PVC pipe in the City of San Rafael. This project will relocate existing pipelines as necessitated by the Sonoma Marin A...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2015

MMWD Releases 2015 Annual Water Quality Report

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) has released its 2015 Annual Water Quality Report, which shows that the water provided by MMWD continues to meet or surpass all state and federal health regulations. The report summarizes the results of thousands ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 9, 2015

Get Paid to Save with Bigger Toilet and Clothes Washer Rebates from MMWD

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is pleased to announce new, bigger rebates for qualifying high-efficiency toilets and clothes washers.

As of July 1, 2015, MMWD is offering:

* Up to $150 each for EPA WaterSense labeled high-efficiency toi...Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2015

MMWD to Remove Herbicides from Options for Managing Vegetation on Marin Watershed Lands

At the July 7, 2015 meeting of the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) Board of Directors, and in alignment with an existing ban on the use of herbicides that has been in effect since 2005, the board voted to remove herbicides from the list of potential...Read on...

Posted on: July 2, 2015

MMWD Customers Reduce Water Use by 26% in June, Surpassing State’s Conservation Standard of 20%

In the first official month of state water use cutbacks the customers of the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) achieved a 26% water savings in June 2015 compared to June 2013. MMWD’s state conservation standard is a 20% reduction in water use for the ...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

MMWD to Begin Madrone Avenue Pipeline Replacement Project

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will replace over a quarter of a mile of worn cast iron pipeline installed in 1926 in the City of Larkspur beginning July 2015. There have been numerous leaks along this section of 90-year old pipeline, making it a go...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District Hosting FREE Customer Appreciation Open House June 27

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is hosting a free open house event on Saturday, June 27 to show appreciation for our customers’ conservation efforts. Join us from 10 a.m. to noon at 220 Tamal Vista Boulevard in Corte Madera for a fun-filled morning ...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

MMWD's Current Toilet and Clothes Washer Rebates End June 30, 2015

The Marin Municipal Water District's current rebates for high-efficiency toilets and high-efficiency clothes washers end June 30, 2015. Application forms and receipts must be received in the district's office by June 30.

In addition, the district is no...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District Improves Fire Flow and Seismic Reliability with Mill Valley Project

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will begin work in Mill Valley this week to replace over a thousand feet of seismically vulnerable cast-iron pipe with a combination of high density polyethylene pipe (HDPE) and welded steel pipe. This project will im...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District to Replace Aging Pipes in Forbes Hill Area of San Rafael

Marin Municipal Water District will begin work to replace almost a mile of 85-year old cast-iron pipe in the Forbes Hill Area of San Rafael mid-May.

The Forbes Hill pipeline replacement project is a scheduled component of the FY 2014-2015 Fire Flow Im...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2015

MMWD Reduces Level of Fluoride in Drinking Water in Response to New Federal Recommendation

On May 1, 2015 the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) lowered the level of fluoride in the drinking water the district serves to residents in central and southern Marin from 0.9 mg/L to 0.7 mg/L in response to new federal regulations. On April 27, 2015...Read on...

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Posted on: May 4, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District Hiring for Numerous Summer and Temporary Positions

Marin Municipal Water District is looking to fill over 20 open positions including summer helpers, interns, and watershed aides. These are full-time, temporary positions with varied skill sets, schedules, and durations.

If you would like to be an integ...Read on...

Posted on: April 30, 2015

Marin Municipal Water District Invests in Pipeline Replacement Projects throughout Marin

Earlier this month Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) received five bids for one of its 2015 pipeline replacement projects. This particular project involves the replacement of approximately two thirds of a mile of pipeline in San Rafael, San Anselmo, a...Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2015

MMWD Awarded Nearly Half a Million Dollars in State Funding for Lagunitas Creek Habitat Enhancement

Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) has been awarded $448,565 in grant funding from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) for a three-year project that will increase the winter habitat carrying capacity for coho salmon and steelhead trou...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2015

MMWD Board Passes State-Mandated Water Waste Prohibitions

In response to regulations issued by the State Water Resources Control Board on March 17, the Marin Municipal Water District Board of Directors has adopted an ordinance amending the district’s water waste prohibitions. MMWD's board took the action at thei...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2015

MMWD Replacing Aging and Deteriorating Pipes in Cascade Canyon Neighborhood in Mill Valley

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be replacing 1,450 feet of aging and deteriorating water distribution pipes in the Cascade Canyon neighborhood of Mill Valley beginning in March 2015.

The district will replace 8-inch and 6-inch cast iron...Read on...

Posted on: February 18, 2015

February 25 Public Meeting in Mill Valley to Discuss Upcoming Pipeline Improvement Projects

The Marin Municipal Water District is holding a public meeting on Wednesday, February 25, at 6 p.m. to discuss upcoming pipeline replacement projects in Mill Valley that are scheduled to begin this spring. These projects will have traffic impacts, so the ...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2015

MMWD Will Invest More than Half a Million Dollars to Replace Aging Pipes in Mill Valley

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be replacing sections of water distribution pipeline in two areas of Mill Valley beginning in February 2015.

The first pipeline project is part of the district’s Fire Flow Improvement Program to improve f...Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2015

MMWD Annual Training to be Held Feb. 28 for Volunteer Frog Docents at Little Carson Falls on Mt. Tam

The Marin Municipal Water District is looking for volunteer docents to monitor the foothill yellow-legged frog (Rana boylii), a federal and state species of "special concern," at Little Carson Falls on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed from March thro...Read on...

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Posted on: January 29, 2015

Director Jack Gibson Elected MMWD 2015 Board President; New VP is Director Cynthia Koehler

Director Jack Gibson of Sleepy Hollow was recently elected president of the Marin Municipal Water District Board of Directors for 2015, taking over from outgoing president Director Armando Quintero of San Rafael. Director Cynthia Koehler of Mill Valley wa...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2015

MMWD's 2015 Water Main Flushing Program Covers Areas in Kent Woodlands and Northern San Rafael

Beginning in late January, the Marin Municipal Water District will be performing annual water main flushing to help maintain water quality in areas of Kent Woodlands and San Rafael. The district suspended the flushing program in 2014 due to drought condit...Read on...

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Posted on: December 30, 2014

MMWD Replacing Aging, Leak-Prone Pipes in Belvedere, Tiburon, Ross, and San Anselmo

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be installing 6,020 feet—over a mile—of new water distribution pipeline to replace aging, leak-prone pipes in Belvedere, Tiburon, Ross, and San Anselmo.

The pipes being replaced are primarily 4- and 6-inch...Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2014

MMWD Customers Continue to Reduce Water Use and Other Good News on the Water Front

Marin Municipal Water District is pleased to report that district customers are continuing to conserve water and have reduced their use significantly in the last two months. For October 2014 MMWD customers reduced their consumption by 18.5% compared with ...Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2014

Helping Hands Needed on Green Gulch Creek for Habitat Restoration, Sat., Dec. 20, 2014

Watershed Stewards Program

Volunteers are needed for a habitat restoration on Green Gulch Creek near Muir Beach on Saturday, December 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Volunteers will help plant native plants along a newly constructed streambed to stabilize the bank and create a healthy str...Read on...

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Posted on: November 20, 2014

MMWD Awarded $1.3 Million in State Grant Funding for Water Conservation

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) has been awarded $1,313,000 in California state grant funding for two projects to support the district’s water conservation efforts. Funding for the grant comes from Proposition 84, the Safe Drinking Water, Water ...Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

MMWD Replacing Deficient Pipeline in Sausalito to Improve Fire-Fighting Capacity

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be installing approximately 1/2 mile (2,600 feet) of pipeline in Sausalito to improve fire-fighting capacity and seismic reliability.

About 1,700 feet of pipe will be installed in Tomales Street. Portions ...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2014

120-Year-Old MMWD Water Storage Facility in San Rafael Receiving $3.8 Million Overhaul

Forbes Hill Reservoir, located on a hilltop in west San Rafael, was built in 1894 by one of MMWD’s predecessors, the Marin County Water Company, to provide water to San Rafael. The facility is called a reservoir because it was originally constructed as an...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2014

MMWD Replacing Fire-flow Deficient Pipeline in San Anselmo Beginning mid-October 2014

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be installing approximately 830 feet of 18-inch welded steel water pipe and 820 feet of 4-inch polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipe on Camino de Herrera in San Anselmo to improve fire-fighting capacity and seismic r...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Coming Soon: Get Paid to Save with Five New Rebates, up to $250 per Household, from MMWD

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is launching five new rebates to promote water conservation starting October 25, 2014.

MMWD will offer rebates up to $50 each for pool covers, hot water recirculating systems, organic mulch, laundry-to-landscap...Read on...

Posted on: September 10, 2014

MMWD Hosts Open House and Scoping Meeting on September 29

Meeting Will Update Community on Proposed Project to Replace Aging Water Distribution Facilities

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will host a combined Public Open House and Scoping Meeting on Monday, September 29, 2014, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m....Read on...

Water Storage Improvement Project (WSIP) web page
Posted on: September 9, 2014

Extra Boots, and Hooves, Join Effort to Maintain Fuelbreaks on Mt. Tamalpais Watershed

Goats on Mt. Tamalpais

As a direct response to the drought, the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is dramatically increasing its efforts to reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfire in the communities adjacent to the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed by adding extra crews of people an...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2014

MMWD Replacing Pipelines in San Rafael in Preparation for SMART

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is installing new water lines at six Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) crossings in San Rafael to protect and improve district facilities in advance of SMART plans to upgrade their tracks at these locations. ...Read on...

Posted on: August 28, 2014

MMWD Board Passes State-Mandated Water Waste Prohibitions

In response to new state regulations, the Marin Municipal Water District Board of Directors recently adopted an ordinance amending the district’s water waste prohibitions. The board took the action to fully comply with new state regulations passed by the ...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2014

MMWD Offers Free Water Education Programs for 2014-15 School Year

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is pleased to offer free, fun-filled, and memorable water education programs for schools in our service area during the 2014-15 school year.

With the continuing drought in California, MMWD’s school education pr...Read on...

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Posted on: July 9, 2014

Marin Municipal Water District Partners with WaterSmart Software to Help Customers Save Water, Money

The Marin Municipal Water District today announced a new pilot partnership with WaterSmart Software, the leading behavioral water efficiency platform that helps water utilities engage customers, improve operational efficiency, and save money. Marin is the...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2014

MMWD Releases 2014 Annual Water Quality Report

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) has released its 2014 Annual Water Quality Report, which shows that the water provided by MMWD continues to meet or surpass all state and federal health regulations. The report summarizes the results of thousands ...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2014

MMWD Replacing Aging, Leak-Prone Pipes on Spindrift Passage in Corte Madera

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be installing 1,560 feet of 6-inch welded steel pipe on Spindrift Passage in Corte Madera.

The new pipe will replace 6-inch cast iron pipe dating to 1958. The old pipe is prone to leaks and breaks, particu...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2014

MMWD Replacing Aging, Leak-Prone Pipes in Terra Linda

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be installing 2,370 feet of new 6-, 8-, and 12-inch welded steel pipe in the Terra Linda Area of San Rafael.

The project also involves the abandonment of 5,600 feet of leak-prone cast iron pipe dating to ...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

MMWD Replacing Pipeline on Mabry Way and Vendola Drive in Santa Venetia in San Rafael

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is installing approximately 700 feet of 6-inch welded steel pipe on Mabry Way and Vendola Drive in the Santa Venetia neighborhood of San Rafael.

The County of Marin is constructing sidewalk and roadway improve...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

MMWD Replacing Aging Pipes and Transferring Water Service Connections in Tam Valley

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be installing some 700 feet of 6-inch welded steel pipe to replace leak-prone 4-inch cast iron pipe on Ash Street in the Tamalpais Valley neighborhood of Mill Valley.

On Marin and Northern avenues, more t...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

MMWD Launches "Water-Saving Heroes" Conservation Recognition Program

At the May 20 Board of Directors meeting, the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) launched a new conservation recognition program, “Water-Saving Heroes,” to acknowledge customers who are significantly reducing their water use. When the board requested a...Read on...

Water-Saving Heroes Nomination Form
Posted on: May 21, 2014

Celebrate National Trails Day® on Saturday, June 7 by Volunteering on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed

Friends and neighbors are invited to join the Marin Municipal Water District in celebrating National Trails Day® 2014 on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed by participating in a trail improvement project and attending a hosted barbecue at Lake Lagunitas on Satur...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2014

MMWD Replacing Aging and Leak Prone Pipes in Larkspur and Sausalito

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will install more than half a mile (3,020 feet) of new water distribution pipeline on Bon Air Road in Larkspur and Gate 5 Road in Sausalito as part of the district's capital and fire flow improvement programs to e...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2014

MMWD to Restore Habitat and Remove Environmentally Damaging Trails on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed

Beginning May 19, 2014 Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) is starting the fifth phase of its “Project Restore” program in the vicinity of Bon Tempe and Lagunitas lakes on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed. Unofficial trails in these popular areas have prolif...Read more »

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Posted on: May 6, 2014

MMWD Investing More than a Quarter Million Dollars to Replace Pipes in San Anselmo and San Rafael

The Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) will be installing more than one-third mile of pipeline in San Anselmo and San Rafael to replace aging, leak-prone pipes and to improve fire-fighting capacity.

On Sunview and Bridge Avenues in San Anselmo, a to...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2014

Lakeview Road Near Lake Lagunitas Will Be Closed for Repairs April 28 through May 2

The Marin Municipal Water District will be working on a section of Lakeview Road on the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed from Monday, April 28 through Friday, May 2 to improve road drainage and reduce erosion. These improvements will help protect water quality by ...Read on...

Map of Area To Be Closed
Posted on: April 8, 2014

Is that Fawn an Orphan? Or is Mom just in Search of Food?

Fawn Poster 2014

In a joint effort to prevent healthy fawns from being “rescued” by well-meaning watershed visitors who mistakenly think that the fawns have been abandoned, the Marin Municipal Water District and WildCare have teamed up to launch an educational campaign. ...Read on...

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