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Rotary Boat Being Used for Student Lessons at Lake Casitas

Rotary Boat Being Used for Student Lessons at Lake Casitas

After much planning and hard work, water conservation and watershed classes are now being taught to local elementary students by Rotary Ojai-West volunteers on a pontoon boat on Lake...More >>

Snowbird Program

Snowbird Program

The 2017/18 Snowbird season commences September 29, 2017.  The Snowbird program always ends the Sunday before Easter. For more information, please contact Guest...More >>

Free Water Surveys for Residential and Commercial Customers

Free Water Surveys for Residential and Commercial Customers

Casitas is offering, on-site surveys for indoor and landscape water use of single-family and multi-family residential water customers within the district boundaries as well as for co...More >>

Plan Your Special Event at Lake Casitas

Plan Your Special Event at Lake Casitas

Lake Casitas is unique and unforgettable, and just may be the perfect place for your wedding, anniversary, reunion, concert, or fund-raiser. 

We offer a l...More >>

Camping: Lake Casitas Wildlife and Falling Tree Limbs

Camping: Lake Casitas Wildlife and Falling Tree Limbs

Lake Casitas Recreation Area is surrounded by wilderness areas.  Due to the historic drought, trees and limbs may fall at any time. Be...More >>

Coyote Point Course Disc Golf Course

Coyote Point Course Disc Golf Course

Coyote Point Disc Golf Course 

The course was recently ranked #3 in California by the Disc Golf Course Review! The course is a beautiful challengin...More >>

Casitas Kicking Off New Campaign

Casitas Kicking Off New Campaign

Keep an eye out for new signs going up all over the Ojai Valley! We’d like to introduce Casitas Municipal Water District’s new campaign “Conserving Lake Casitas!&rd...More >>

Lake Casitas Rowing Association

Lake Casitas Rowing Association

Casitas Rowing is one of the many activities conducted here at Lake Casitas. Lake Casitas was the venue for the 1984 Olympics and is being considered again for the 2024 Olympics!

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Launch Ramp Moved to Old Coyote 7/12/2017

Launch Ramp Moved to Old Coyote 7/12/2017

We moved the launch ramp back to Old Coyote. Due to the drought and the low water levels we had to move the launch ramp from Santa Ana to Old Co...More >>

Water Conservation Video Library Now Available

Water Conservation Video Library Now Available

The California Urban Water Conservation Council (CUWCC) is a statewide water conservation membership agency, which Casitas is a member. They recently created a water conservation vid...More >>

California Department of Fish and Wildlife Information on Quagga/Zebra Mussels

California Department of Fish and Wildlife Information on Quagga/Zebra Mussels

Click the link to be directed to the Department of Fish and Wildlife's page to ...More >>

Drought Declaration - Water Waste Prohibitions In Effect

Drought Declaration - Water Waste Prohibitions In Effect

Drought restrictions now in effect:

Outdoor water restrictions in place

...More >>
Attention: Boating Restrictions Adopted Update

Attention: Boating Restrictions Adopted Update

Boating restriction updates are in place at Lake Casitas. All boats are subject to a 35 day quarantine period. The quarantine period shall not affect vessels...More >>

Community Facilities District 2013-1 (Ojai)

Community Facilities District 2013-1 (Ojai)

Latest Update:

Water Allocation Calculator: Casitas has developed a calculator that Golden State Water customers can use to give them&n...More >>

Store Your RV or Boat at the Lake.

Store Your RV or Boat at the Lake.

Trailer storage space is available on a first come, first served basis. Rates vary from $84 to $102 per month. Requirements for entry into Trailer Storage include: copy of regis...More >>

What Stage 3 Drought Means For You

What Stage 3 Drought Means For You

Stage 3 Drought Declared

As of July 1st 2016, Casitas MWD has entered stage 3 drought. This ...More >>

Lake Casitas Recreation Area Reduces Water Usage by Over 50%

Lake Casitas Recreation Area Reduces Water Usage by Over 50%

In response to the historic drought over the last five years, the Lake Casitas Recreation Area continues to ramp up its water conservation measures. These efforts reduced water usage...More >>

Be Aware! Serious Conservation Message

Be Aware! Serious Conservation Message

Be Aware! Serious Conservation Message:
Don’t let significant seasonal reductions in
allocations, coupled with striking increases
in conservation penalties, ca...More >>

Water Security Project Report (Draft ) Is Now Available

Water Security Project Report (Draft ) Is Now Available

The Water Security Project report (and the associated PowerPoint presentation) is now available in its draft form. Casitas has been looking at ways to mitigate the effects of the dro...More >>

Diversions: What it takes to get water into Lake

Diversions: What it takes to get water into Lake

Water from the Ventura River is redirected into the Lake via the Robles Canal and the local watershed. The latest rain event has produced the largest diversions since 2011. Flows in ...More >>

Casitas' Customers Top State in Water Conservation

Casitas' Customers Top State in Water Conservation

Casitas Municipal Water District’s customers in Febr...More >>

Deal Negotiated for Transfer of Ojai Water System

Deal Negotiated for Transfer of Ojai Water System

Golden State Water Company and Casitas Municipal Water District have negotiated a $34.4 million deal for Casitas to acquire the Ojai water system. Casitas’ Board of Directors i...More >>

Firewood - Buy It Where You Burn It

Firewood - Buy It Where You Burn It

Moving firewood can transport tree-killing insects and diseases. California forests are threatened by non-native insects and diseases. These invasive species can spread to new areas ...More >>

Report Water Leaks to Casitas

Report Water Leaks to Casitas

Ojai water customers are asked to report water leaks to Casitas Municipal Water District at (805) 649-2251. Any water seeping into the street should be reported to Casitas immediatel...More >>

Meter Replacement Questions & Answers

Meter Replacement Questions & Answers

The water meter replacement project in the Ojai system began on Monday, July 31, 2017. Please click More >>

Invasive Mussels Denied Entry

Invasive Mussels Denied Entry

Casitas’ Park Service Officers Mitch Tull and RJ Faddis discovered invasive Quagga mussels attached to a boat attempting to enter Lake Casitas on July 22, 2017. The boat had be...More >>

Meet the Lake Casitas Park Rangers

Meet the Lake Casitas Park Rangers

Visitors at the Lake Casitas Recreation Area will be greeted by Casitas’ new Park Ranger staff. The Park Rangers were presented badges during the August 9, 2017 Casitas Board m...More >>

How to read your new water meters in 3 easy steps

How to read your new water meters in 3 easy steps

1.Locate meter box and open lid.

 

Inside the box, there will be a hockey puck sized compo...More >>

Casitas' new Ojai customers update

Casitas' new Ojai customers update

Casitas' new Ojai customers can expect to receive their first Casitas water bill in late October or early November. The meter installation project is expected to be complete in late ...More >>

Ojai Water System Update

Ojai Water System Update

Your Ojai Water Update

Casitas’ staff and Board appreciate the cooperation and patience of Ojai water customers during this...More >>

Water Wise Incentive Program

Water Wise Incentive Program

The long-awaited turf replacement incentive program is here! So if you have been planning to replace your grass or have been looking for ways to save water, here is your chance. For ...More >>

Water Service Shutdown on November 1, 2017

Water Service Shutdown on November 1, 2017

Water Service Shutdown on November 1, 2017

Who will be affected?  People with water meters on the 300-400 blocks of Mallory Way will be without water on November 1, 2017...More >>

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