This bill became law on January 1, 2012.
Here is some background information courtesy of the LAFCO in
Here are materials presented in staff status report to Santa
Cruz LAFCO on November 7, 2012:
---List of Mutuals
---Letter from LAFCO Executive Officer to Mutuals
---Text of Assembly Bill 54
Here is the list of mutuals that have filed their service area maps with LAFCO as of December 31, 2012:
---List as of December 31, 2012
Sources for training
Rural Community Assistance Corporation free training
California Association of Mutual Water Companies
California Rural Water Association
Law firm based in Santa Barbara
Sample map of Trout Gulch Mutual Water Company
For tech-savy people, Santa Cruz County GIS mapping system base maps are available to download at:
(click on “File
Download Site” in the lower left).
Last updated June 17, 2014.