Date of Formation: August 5, 1958

Enabling Legislation: Section 6400 et seq. of the CA Health and Safety Code and Water Code 30000 by special legislation

Services Provided: Potable water and water for fire suppression; sewage treatment and disposal; garbage and recycling services through a franchise agreement with Recology of the Coast

Area: 7 square miles

Population: 6,012 (as of 2010)

Sphere of Influence:  Consolidation

Communities Served: Montara, Moss Beach

Board of Directors

Montara Water and Sanitary District is a member of the Sewer Authority Mid-Coastside (SAM) and is governed by a five-member board of directors elected to four-year terms. Four of the members also serve on the SAM board of directors.

Board Member Term Ending 
Bill Sofkty 2026
Katherine Slater-Carter 2024
Peter Dekker 2026
Ric Lohman 2026
Scott Boyd 2024

The board of directors meets regularly the first and third Thursday of every month.

All meetings are held at the District Office, 8888 Cabrillo Highway, Montara, CA 94037.

Meeting time is 7:30 pm unless otherwise noted in the agenda. Future agendas are posted at least 72 hours prior to regular meetings and 24 hours prior to special meetings.

Contact Information
Montara Water and Sanitary District
District Office:
8888 Cabrillo Highway
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 370131 Montara, CA 94037
Montara, CA 94037Get Directions
Contact Information
General Inquiries: (650) 728-3545 Phone: (650) 728-3545 Fax: (650) 728-8556 Email: Email: