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Important Notice About a Recycled Water

NMWD received a portion of the $7.3 Million federal economic stimulus funds awarded to NBWRA in September 2010.

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A public hearing will be held at the NMWD office (999 Rush Creek Place, Novato) at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, to consider a water rate increase averaging 5% effective June 1, 2016, and enactment of a temporary drought surcharge. You can view the increase to your individual water cost by using the NMWD annual water cost calculator below.

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            North Marin Water District carries out its Mission with a highly-motivated and competent staff empowered to conduct the District’s business by placing customer needs and welfare first. Each day, District employees strive to carry out their work mindful of these basic principles: Good Water, Good Service, Good Value, and A Safe Place to Work. For more information, see our Annual Report that updates customers on Fiscal Year 2014-15 and provides a snapshot of our current efforts and financial performance.


Mandatory Water use Prohibitions are in effect. Customers are urged to reduce outside irrigation, fix leaks promptly and participate in NMWD water conservation programs.

Novato Area's Summary of Water Use Prohibitions for 2015


Drought Information and Tips

Educate yourself and a neighbor... Neighborhood Drought Information Outreach

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You can see your water use history and voluntary water use reduction target for your account on our website. Select YOUR ACCOUNT tab and click on Account Balance & Consumption. Once you determine your voluntary water use reduction target, visit and access the WATER SAVINGS CALCULATOR link under the TIPS button to explore water saving measures that you can undertake to reach your target. This voluntary water use reduction target is for your information and individual customer rationing is not projected at this time. Customers using less than 143 gallons per person per day have already met the conservation target.

In the past Novato customers have done their share to aid the Russian River system in low water years and we are hopeful you will participate again. Working together we can do our part with all Russian River users to perserve water for fishery protection.



Final Environmental Impact Report For Aqueduct Energy Efficiency Project

Aqueduct Energy Efficiency Project Location Area Map